Joseph Anthony Libretti, 33, of East Haven passed away unexpectedly on January 5, 2023. Joseph was born on February 3, 1989, in New Haven. A son of loving parents, Nicholas and Lisa (Turcio) Libretti. Joseph attended Gateway Community College where he earned an Associate Degree and was given The President’s award for his various academic achievements. Joseph later went on to graduate from SCSU where he made the dean’s list and received a Bachelors Degree in accounting. At the time of his death, he was employed by Libretti and Son Fuel. Joseph was a kind, loving soul who loved his family dearly and was loved back immensely. In addition to his parents, he is survived by sisters; Cara Libretti (Joshua Bethke), Nikki Libretti, his 5 nieces and nephews Lillian, Nicholas, Michael, Dominic, and Layla whom he adored more than anything. He is also survived by his grandparents, Henry “Chico” and Olivia (Goglia) Turcio and Joseph and Philomena (Palange) Libretti and his many aunts, uncles and cousins who will miss his laughter and larger-than-life energy. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 from 4 to 7 P.M. at the Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home (Clancy Funeral Home), 43 Kirkham Ave., East Haven. All are invited to meet and attend a 11 A.M. Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, January 11 in St. Pio of Pietrelcina Parish at the Church of St. Vincent de Paul, 80 Taylor Ave., East Haven. Committal to follow at East Lawn Cemetery, East Haven.