Rich Kulengosky

Obituary of Rich Kulengosky

Richard “Rich” Kulengosky 51, of East Haven passed away on June 10, 2022 after a short battle with cancer the lord took him home. Rich left behind his beloved companion, wife and best friend of 32 years Patricia also of East Haven, cherished stepchildren; Michelle Nuzzello of East Haven, Kevin Lawlor of Guilford and Lucia Lawlor of East Haven. Rich was a loving and devoted grandfather to Andrew “Drew his best bud” Kevin Jr., Olivia and Paulie. He is also survived by his loving mother Sandra Darling; sister, Annette (Kulengosky) Karpee both of East Haven, brother, Michael Kulengosky of New Hampshire, and nieces/nephews. He is preceded in death by his brother Christopher Darling. Rich was a diesel and heavy equipment mechanic and operator. He held a CDL and several certificates in his trade and considered by many to be top notch one of the best mechanics in the field. His last place of employment was Anastasios on Middletown Ave in New Haven, CT. Rich enjoyed buying cars and rebuilding them and riding his motorcycle. He loved being out enjoying life, spending time at the garage with his friends, but mostly he loved being home with his family doing cookouts, outings, and the holidays. He especially cherished spending time with his Andrew they went everywhere together. Rich was a great role model and taught Andrew how to drive everything with tires from his bicycle to his car. Rich was an honest loyal honorable man always had a positive outlook and had a way to make everything ok. He touched the hearts of so many and will be missed by them all. His devotion, selfless caring and unconditional love for his family was inspirational he will be dearly missed, “To the world he was one person, but to us he was the world” Thank you Rich we love you and you will forever remain close in our hearts. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 from 4 P.M. until the time of service at 6:30 P.M. in the Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home, 43 Kirkham Ave., East Haven. Burial will be private.
Wednesday
22
June

Calling Hours

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home
43 Kirkham Ave.
East Haven , Connecticut, United States
Wednesday
22
June

Funeral Service

6:30 pm - 6:45 pm
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Clancy-Palumbo Funeral Home
43 Kirkham Ave.
East Haven , Connecticut, United States
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