He was born to the late Joseph Marchitto and surviving Jennie Marchitto on May 5, 1941.
Michael grew up in West Haven, CT. He graduated from Notre Dame, West Haven, in 1958, attended the University of Bridgeport where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1962, a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of New Haven in 1980 and in 1994 he graduated from the Harvard Business School Executive Education Advanced Management Program
He is survived by his wife of 40+ years, Joanne Sullivan Marchitto, his two sons Michael Marchitto and wife Kathryn, Andrew Marchitto and wife Alona, two grandchildren Joseph and Ribecka, and his sister Judy Conlon.
Michael retired as an executive at Sikorsky Aircraft in 2000.
Friends and Family may call from 4-8 p.m. on Monday February 17, 2014 at Cody-While Funeral Home 107 Broad St. Milford.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, February 18 at Cody-White Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Mount Saint Peter Cemetery in Derby, CT.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Michael’s name to the Smilow Cancer Hospital or CT Hospice.
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