January 20, 1917 ~ July 17, 2014
Arthur C. Vignola, age 97, passed away on July 17, 2014. Born in New Haven on January 20, 1917 he was a son of the late Joseph & Josephine Amodio Vignola. Arthur was predeceased by his wife, Filomena 'Millie' Pascarella Vignola; his son Robert M. Vignola; his sisters Julia & Lucia Vignola and Amelia DeLucia and brothers, Anthony, Alfred, Albert, Domenic & Armand Vignola. He is survived by his son Keith A. Vignola & his wife Teresa Giano Vignola of Hamden; his grandchildren, Arthur 'AJ', Lauren, Keith and Aaron Vignola; sister in-law Jennie Vignola and several nieces & nephews. Arthur owned and operated Vignola's Farm in Hamden for most of his life. He was a member of the Connecticut Farm Bureau and Connecticut Christmas Tree Association. Friends may attend his funeral on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 8:00 AM at BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden, followed by his Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9:00 AM in Ascension Church, Dunbar Hill Road, Hamden. Friends may also visit with his family at the funeral home on Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. Burial will take place in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven. Memorial contributions may be made to: Connecticut Farm Bureau, www.cfba.org ,775 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor, CT 06095-2322.
Art and his grandson, A.J., home on leave from the Marines
Dear Keith,Teresa, and family, I was so saddened to read about Mr. Vignola. Our prayers and thoughts are with you during this extremely difficult time. With deepest condolences, Nancy,John,Mark,Jay and his wife Lisa Ferraro St. Stephen School-Gr. 2 Teacher
Sorry for your loss.
Teresa, Keith and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you. Kelli Johnson
To Keith and Terry, so sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with the two of you
We were so saddened to hear of the passing of such a great man. Mr. Vignola will certainly be missed and remembered.