Antoinette Anastasio Burkbuckler, 92, of East Haven, formerly of West Haven, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at the Apple Rehab Laurel Woods, East Haven. She was the beloved wife of the late Frederick Burkbuckler. Antoinette was born in New Haven on May 7, 1926 and was the daughter of the late Anthony and Lucy DelVasto Anastasio. She was an avid bowler and golfer. Antoinette enjoyed the casino, playing bingo, crafts and crocheting. Mother of Gary (Donna) Burkbuckler and Diane Lee. Grandmother of Krista (Rob) Criscuolo, Gary, Katelyn and Kara Burkbuckler and Ronnie Lee, Jr. Great grandmother of Isabella Criscuolo. Sister of Anthony (Anne) Anastasio, Jr., Agatha Falcone, Frank (Sally) Anastasio and the late Carmen Romano, Joseph, John and Vincent Anastasio. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Our family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Laurel Woods for their loving care.
Funeral Services will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, on Wednesday at 12 noon. Relatives and friends may call from 11:00 until time of service. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family