Henry P. Macala, 70, died on December 24, 2017 at Westfield Rehab after a short illness. Born in Meriden on November 26, 1947, he was the son of the late Henry Macala and Mary (Siebert) Macala. He had resided in Meriden and was a graduate of the University of New Haven. Mr. Macala was employed by Hitchner Manufacturing, retiring in 2009. He was a parishioner of St. Stanislaus Church and a dedicated fan of Maloney Athletics.
He is survived by two daughters, Tracy Macala and Jaclyn Andrade and her husband David; two grandchildren who were his pride and joy, Tyler Andrade and Rayna Andrade; two brothers, William Macala and Larry Macala and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral service to be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 7 pm at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden, CT. Burial will be private. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday prior to the service from 5 to 7 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Connecticut Brain Tumor Alliance, P.O. Box 370514, West Hartford, CT 06137.