Umberto was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He also had a passion for his large gardens that eventually grew into a farm that he worked with his wife. Rosaria and Umberto shared 75 years of marriage and are now together again.
Umberto is survived by his children, Angelo (Maria) Macci, Rosemarie (Dennis) Rosa, and Natina Macci; his grandchildren, Roberto (Sarah) Macci, Marco (Kristy) Macci, Joseph (Stephanie) Macci, Daniel (Annie) Rosa, and Angela (Paulino) Rosa; his great grandchildren, Benjamin and Daniel Macci, Marco, Mia and Matteo Macci, Dannielle and Anneliese Rosa, and Jayce and Rocco Velez; his sister, Maria of Genzano, Italy; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family. In addition to his wife, Umberto was predeceased by his daughter, Rosina Macci; and his sisters, Salma, Natalina, Giavanna, and Giuseppina.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on October 12, 2019 at Holy Infant Church, 450 Racebrook Road, Orange. Entombment followed at Saint Lawrence Cemetery, 280 Derby Avenue, West Haven, CT. Arrangements were in the capable hands of the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 N. Broad St., Milford, CT. Memorial donations may be made to Special Olympics Connecticut, 2666 State Street, Suite #1, Hamden, CT or at www.soct.org. To leave online condolences, please visit www.codywhitefuneralservice.com.