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Memorials of Connecticut Judges and Attorneys
As Printed in the Connecticut Reports
volume 210, page(s) 817


The Honorable Nicholas F. Armentano, a retired Superior Court judge and state trial referee, died on April 6, 1989.

Born on January 30, 1910, Judge Armentano was appointed to the bench in 1961 as one of the forty-four original jurists of the former Circuit Court. Prior to his appointment to the bench, he practiced law for many years in Stafford Springs.

From 1949 to 1951, he was a Stafford Borough Court judge. He served as prosecutor in the court from 1947 to 1949 and 1951 to 1956.

He attended Catholic University in Washington, D.C. and was a graduate of the Boston University School of Law.

Judge Armentano is survived by his wife, Elena D'Amato Armentano; two sons, Phillip N. Armentano and Christopher J. Armentano; a sister, Mary Andreoli; and a grandson.