Troiano, Pasquale (Pat) 91, of North Branford died April 23, 2018 at Yale New Haven Hospital after a long courageous battle with cancer. He was born on September 15, 1926 in Woodbridge, CT to the late Ciro and Jennie Troiano. He was predeceased by his loving wife Anna (Luzzi) Troiano of 59 years. He retired from Tilcon 29 yrs. ago and was a proud active member of the Operating Engineers Local 478 of 61 yrs. He enjoyed refurbishing sleighs, wagons, and tractors, but his passion was his vegetable garden, which he enjoyed sharing with everyone he knew. He is survived by his two daughters, Patricia (Gary) Christensen of Middletown CT. and Jennylyn (David) Manship of North Branford CT. His grandchildren Michael (Michelle) Christensen, Christopher Christensen, Michelle Christensen, Melissa (Greg) May, and Rebecca Manship and his great grandson Tristen Christensen. Pasquale also leaves behind his brothers Sam (Amelia) Troiano, Dan (Vivian) Troiano and his sister Angelina Conte all of North Branford CT. and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brother Gino Troiano. Pat’s family would like to thank the many nurses at YNHH who took excellent care of him. Funeral services will begin at Keenan Funeral Home at 9:00am Saturday April 28, 2018 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 10:30 am at St. Augustine Church, 30 Caputo Rd, North Branford CT. 06471. Burial will follow at All Saints Cemetery in North Haven. Friends and Family may pay their respects to the family from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday April 27,2018 at Keenan Funeral Home, 330 Notch Hill Rd, North Branford CT. 06471.