Gene “Gino” Caccavale, age 75, of Orange, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 5, 2019 at the West Haven Veteran’s Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Gino was the beloved husband of 54 years to Geri (Gamble) Caccavale. He was born in New Haven on September 19,1943 to the late Gene and Mary (Tomaso) Caccavale. He served his country faithfully in the US Navy. He is survived by his sister Rosemarie (George) Cramp and brother Richard. Father to sons Gino (Catherine) Caccavale Jr, Nick (Shelley) Caccavale and daughter Carla (Chris) Trutnau. Grandfather to Christian and Giavanna Caccavale and step-grandaughters Caitlin and Kara Trutnau. Gino enjoyed hunting and spending time at his cabin in Vermont (especially with his grandson). He was an avid NASCAR and New York Yankees fan and cherished the lifetime friendship he had with his “buddies” at the Allingtown Sportsman Club. Gino was a roofer all his life until his passing on July 5. He loved spending time with his family and will be missed and loved by all who knew him. The funeral was held @ Holy Infant Church. Internment was held with Military Honors.