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Robert J. Martire

June 15, 2019
Robert J. Martire
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Robert J. Martire, age 78, of Stratford, husband of 57 years to Margaret (Dunay) Martire, passed away at home on Saturday, June 15, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Bridgeport to the late Salvatore and Theresa (Stortini) Martire.
Robert joined the U.S. Navy after graduating High School and studied computer science. He worked for Avco-Lycoming for 34 years and was later employed by Coordinated Transportation Solutions Inc., a job he truly loved. He was a longtime parishioner of Our Lady of Grace Church. Robert was a hardworking and selfless man who will be missed by his family, friends, and colleagues.
In addition to his wife, Margaret, Robert is survived by his daughters, Judy Battaglia, of Milford, Patty and Darryl Vitale, of Shelton, and Carol Monte and husband, Joe, of Stratford; and his grandchildren, Anthony and Samuel Battaglia, Gino and Miranda Vitale, and Joey and Christopher Monte.
The Martire family would like to thank Dr. Mario Strazzabosco, Sylvia, and Connie at Smilow Cancer Hospital for their compassion in their care of Robert.
Friends are invited to attend the funeral on Friday, June 21, 2019 at 9:00 am at the Pistey Funeral Home, 2155 Main Street Stratford, and at 10:00 am at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 1950 Barnum Ave, Stratford. Entombment with military honors will follow at St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may call on Thursday from 4-8 pm at the Pistey Funeral Home. To express condolences online, visit

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4:00 PM 6/20/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/20/2019 8:00:00 PM
Pistey Funeral Home

2155 Main Street
Stratford, CT 06615

Pistey Funeral Home
2155 Main Street Stratford 06615 CT
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




10:00 AM 6/21/2019 10:00:00 AM
Holy Name of Jesus Church

1950 Barnum Avenue
Stratford, CT 06614

Holy Name of Jesus Church
1950 Barnum Avenue Stratford 06614 CT
United States

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St. Michael Cemetery Final Resting Place

2205 Stratford Avenue
Stratford, CT 06615

2205 Stratford Avenue Stratford 06615 CT
United States

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