WALLINGFORD - Anthony G. "Tony" Torino, 67, departed this life on January 15, 2023, at his residence in Clinton, CT. Tony was born in New Haven, Connecticut on April 2, 1955, to the late John and Mary (Warden) Torino, Jr.
Tony's favorite past time was riding his Harley Davidson with Billy, Jimmy and friends. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR races. His true calling in life was cooking Italian food. He spent many years as well-known Chef at Leon's Restaurant which was located in New Haven, Connecticut on Long Wharf. After retiring from cooking, his second career was as a Chauffeur with Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT.
Anthony is survived by his sisters Rosemary Eastwood & Diane Sabo (husband Bobby); and his nephew Marc Lafo (wife Tricia).
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2023, at 9:00 AM at Most Holy Trinity Church, 84 N. Colony St. Wallingford. The family will receive visitors on Friday, January 20, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the B.C. Bailey Funeral Home, 273 S. Elm St. Wallingford. Those who wish to attend the Mass are asked to gather directly at the church on Saturday morning. Interment will follow at St. Lawrence Cemetery located at 280 Derby Ave. in West Haven, CT.
The B.C. Bailey Funeral Home of Wallingford, Connecticut has been entrusted with the arrangements. To leave a message of remembrance, please visit: www.BaileyCares.com