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Carl Joseph Makula III

Obituary for Carl Joseph Makula III

August 9, 2017
North Haven, Connecticut

Beloved Son, Grandson, Brother, Nephew & Cousin


Carl Joseph Makula, III, 20 of North Haven passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, NYC on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Carl was born in New York City on July 7, 1997, the beloved son of Carl and Maribel Vera Makula, Jr. and had resided in North Haven for the past eleven years. He was a 2016 graduate of North Haven High School, and was currently a freshman at Gateway Community College. Carl loved listening to music, especially classic R&B, he loved being surrounded by his loving family and friends, and his passion was cooking. Carl is also survived by his sister Madison Miranda Makula of North Haven, his paternal grandmother Minerva Rosas Makula of New Haven, maternal grandmother Sarita Vera Santana of Guayaquil, Ecuador, his godmother Elizabeth Peña of NYC, his uncle Jason Makula of West Haven, his diva aunt Carmela Figueroa of Virginia, and a host of other aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his paternal grandfather Carl Makula, Sr., and his maternal grandfather José Nestor Vera.
Carl's family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday from 3:00 to 9:00 p.m. and again on Sunday from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Washington Memorial Funeral Home, 4 Washington Ave., North Haven. His funeral procession will leave from the funeral home on Monday at 10:45 a.m. for a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated in St. Therese Church, 555 Middletown Ave., North Haven at 11:30 a.m. A committal service will follow at the Walnut Grove Crematory, 817 Old Colony Rd., Meriden. Memorial contributions in Carl's memory may be made to the American Heart Association, CT Chapter, 5 Brookside Dr., Wallingford, CT 06492 or online at, or to Make A Wish, CT, 126 Monroe Tpke., Trumbull, CT 06611, or online at

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