Obituary: Anthony F. Pinto, 85, of Shelton

Anthony F. Pinto, 85, of Shelton, retired microbiologist for Fairfield Medical Lab, husband of the late Joyce Jacobson Pinto, died Dec. 7, in St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Bridgeport.

Born in Bridgeport to the late Francesco and Maria (Coscia) Pinto; U.S. Air Force veteran, Korean War.

Survived by children, Francis Pinto and his wife Kimberley Ray of Stratford, Leslye Mitchell and her husband Richard of Ansonia, and Marie Bach of Middleboro, MA, seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, a brother, Fortunato Pinto of Newton, and several nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by son, Mark.

Services: Monday, Dec. 12, 9:45 a.m., Adzima Funeral Home, 50 Paradise Green, Place Stratford, and at 10:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Grace Church 298 Second Hill Lane Stratford. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Calling hours: Sunday, 2-5 p.m.