Chester Augustine died on Friday October 7, 2016 at his home in East Haven. He is survived by his wife of 70 years Frances Dynia Augustine of East Haven. He was the father of David Augustine of Branford and Father Russell Augustine of Stratford. He is also survived by his 2 grandchildren, Brian Augustine and Eileen Huggler, and his great-grandchildren, Evelyn Huggler and Aidan Augustine.
Chester was born in Nanticoke, PA on March 12, 1924, a son of the late Joseph and Mary Pogozelski Augustine. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and was the payroll manager for Marlin Firearms for 42 years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday at 10:30 at St. Stanislaus Church in New Haven. Burial will follow in St. Agnes Cemetery in Branford. Friends may call Sunday (today) from 4-6 P.M. at the W.S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main St. Branford.
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