Pell John Palluotto, age 55, of East Haven, husband of 30 years to Virginia Schimelfanick Palluotto, passed away unexpectedly on September 25, 2012. He was born in New Haven, Ct on July 24, 1957 to the late John Pellegrino Palluotto and Gloria Vissicchio Palluotto. Besides his wife, Pell leaves his daughter, Gina Marie Palluotto of East Haven; sisters Jonna Palluotto and (Michael Giamattei) of East Haven, Robyn Palluotto DeLuca and (Frank DeLuca) of Woodbridge, Kristen Palluotto of Meriden, and most beloved Aunt Geraldine Roche. Pell was predeceased by his sister, Dorinda Palluotto, Aunt Francis Mellillo, and Uncle Salvatore Vissicchio. Pell was a resident of Hamden for most of his life. He was the former owner of the Mt. Carmel Barber Shop in Hamden, and was a member of the East Coast Swamp flyers. He was an exceptional Hamden High School hockey player. Pell was a dedicated family man and enjoyed flying his helicopters as well as fishing. Calling hours will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT funeral home on Monday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friends may attend his funeral on Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. from BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, with his Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, 5 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery.

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  1. Ginnie, I’m so sorry to hear about your husband. My condolances to you and your family at this time. I will keep you in my prayers. Sincerely, Michelle DeFeo Taruska

  2. Dear Mrs. Palluotto and Gina, I was so saddened to read about Mr. Palluotto. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this extremely difficult time. With deepest condolences, Nancy Ferraro- Gina’s second grade teacher at St.Stephen School

  3. Virginia i just read Pells Obit I am so sad for you. I remember what a happy guy he was and how blessed you both were to have found one another some people go through life never having that. I hope you find peace. always love you Bonnie

  4. Virgina, I am so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of years past, all the fun we had in our crazy younger days. Heaven has a new angel. With my deepest sympathy, love Laurie Burch

  5. My dear, sweet brother Pell, you never rejected or judged me every time I fell. You said to pick myself up and take one day at time and that the lord is with me, everything would be fine; The gentleness inside you and strength that you had, the lord is with you now, you shall never be sad. I know in my heart, you are in beautiful place. You suffer no longer, for your in god’s grace. My beautiful brother, you loved everyone, please be in peace now, walk in the holy son, We will miss you dearly and pray everday, that you are in peace now in every way. I hope that the Lord has wrapped his arms around and let you feel the love that you were so dearly deprived of. Love, your sister, Robyn.

  6. Pell, I can’t believe you are gone. You were my best friend, my buddy, and we recently spent all our time together. All you wanted was your own home. You finally got there, and now you are gone. I could only hope that God took you to a better place, and that you are in the home of our lord, in peace finally. One day we will be together my dear brother. .Io spero ch una giornata ci vediamo nel paradiso.. Con amore, tua sorella, Jonna

  7. Dear unlce pell you were the nicest person i ever known, You give the shirt off your back and do anything to see someone smile or be happy . You were the best uncle and a uncle anyone would want to have . I love you R.I.P

  8. Contributions from attorneys and staff at Gesmonde, Pietrosimone & Sgrignari, LLC in honor of Pell J. Palluotto to St. Ann’s Soup Kitchen. Thank you dearly, from the family of Pell J. Palluotto.

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