The purpose of the Catholic Cemeteries Association's ministry is to serve the burial needs of all Catholics in accordance with Canon Law.

What Catholic Cemeteries Association Does

Catholic Cemeteries Association administers and manages the complete operations for 30 Catholic cemeteries (including 17 mausoleums) within Hartford, Litchfield and New Haven counties. The Association also assists the parish cemeteries of the Archdiocese when called upon.


John Pinone, Executive Director
Robert J. Marek, Operational Director
William Raffone, Finance Director
Sam Rubbo, Engineering/Development Manager
Clayton Moore, Development Manager
Michael Shea, Development Foreman
Suzanne Camire, Administrative Assistant/HR

To contact Catholic Cemeteries Association Corporate Office:

Catholic Cemeteries Association
700 Middletown Avenue
PO Box 517
North Haven, CT 06473-0517
Telephone: 203-239-2557
Fax: 203-239-5035 Corporate Office
Fax: 203-234-1753 Acct. Dept.
Web site:

Cemeteries and Contact Information

West Haven. Manager Robert LeBlanc, General Foreman Scott Verespie, St. Lawrence Cemetery, 280 Derby Avenue, West Haven, CT 06516, 203-624-3980, 203-787-5698 fax. Satellite Office: St. Bernard.

North Haven. Manager Frank Benedetto, All Saints Cemetery, 700 Middletown Avenue, PO Box 517, North Haven, CT 06473-0517, 203-239-2557, 203-239-5035 fax.

Derby. Manager Kevin Gerckens, Mt. St. Peter Cemetery, 219 New Haven Avenue, Derby, CT 06418, 203-735-8026, fax same as telephone. Satellite Office: New St. Mary, Old St. Mary.

Waterbury. Manager Steve Komar, General Foreman James Poginy, Calvary Cemetery, 2324 East Main Street, Waterbury, CT 06705, 203-754-9105, 203-754-6925 fax. Satellite Offices: New St. Joseph, Old St. Joseph; St. James, Naugatuck; St. Francis, Naugatuck.

Torrington. Manager Paul Piscitelli, St. Francis Cemetery, 863 South Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790, 860-482-4670, fax same as telephone. Satellite Offices: Old St. Francis, St. Peter.

Watertown. Manager Mark Caviasca, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Platt Road, Watertown, CT 06795, 860-274-4641, fax same as telephone.

Bloomfield. Manager Charles Grzywacz, General Foreman Bruce McCann, Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, One Cottage Grove Road, Bloomfield, CT 06002-3398, 860-242-0738, 860-242-0738 fax. Satellite Offices: Old St. Patrick, Holy Trinity.

Manchester. Manager Robert Maher, St. James Cemetery - CCAE, 368 Broad Street, Manchester, CT 06040, 860-646-3772, fax same as telephone. Satellite Offices: St. Bridget, Hartford; St. Mary, Hartford; Holy Cross, Glastonbury.

New Britain. Manager Robert Gambordella, St. Mary Cemetery, 1309 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06051, 860-225-1938, fax same as telephone. Satellite Office: Old St. Mary.

Meriden. Manager Anthony Jeanette, Sacred Heart Cemetery, 250 Gypsy Lane, Meriden, CT 06450, 203-237-3226, fax same as telephone. Satellite Offices: St. Patrick; Holy Trinity, Wallingford; St. John, Wallingford.


Archdiocese of Hartford · 134 Farmington Avenue Hartford, CT 06105 · 860-541-6491 · fax: 860-541-6309