June 11, 1955 ~ October 24, 2018
Michael A. Bellmore, age 63, of Hamden, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on October 24, 2018. Born in New Haven on June 11, 1955, he was a son of the late John J. Bellmore, Sr. & Elizabeth Zacks Bellmore. Michael is survived by his wife Deborah (Guida) Bellmore; his daughters Caroline & Jenna Bellmore; and his brother John J. Bellmore Jr., all of Hamden. He was predeceased by his son Michael B. Bellmore and his brother Paul Bellmore. A resident of Hamden most of his life, he attended Southern Connecticut State University and received his Master's Degree at Yale University from the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Mike was an Air Pollution Control Engineer for the State of CT. He also was a self-employed consultant and concluded his career working as a Research Meteorologist for Aeromet Inc. in Tulsa, OK. As such he lived in Jenks, Oklahoma and spent four years living on Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, a US military installation. During his time with Aeromet he did research for the United States Space and Strategic Defense Command. His funeral will be held on Monday, Oct. 29th at 9:00 AM from BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden followed by his Mass of Christian Burial, to be celebrated at 10:00 AM in St. Stephen's Church, 400 Ridge Rd., Hamden. Friends may also visit with his family at the funeral home on Sunday, Oct. 28th from 4:00 to 7:00 PM. Burial will take place in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven. Contributions in his memory may be made to the SCSU Foundation MFA Fund, 501 Crescent St., New Haven, CT 06515.