Anna J. Connelly
Anna J. Connelly, 99, of Norwalk, wife of the late Thomas Connelly died Sunday morning in Aurora Senior Living, Norwalk.
Born in Norwalk, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Josephine Amato. Mrs. Connelly was a lifelong Norwalk resident and had been retired from Pepperidge Farm. She was a strong advocate for Special Needs.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Connelly and a sister, Antoinette Camarota, both of Norwalk and several nieces & nephews. She was predeceased by three brothers, Arthur Amato, James Amato and Ralph Amato and three sisters, Faye Shepherd, Frances Manzi and Mary Pellegrino.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, July 16th at 10:00 AM in St. Joseph Church, 85 South Main Street, Norwalk. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, July 15th from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk.
Contributions in her memory may be made to, Keystone House, 12 Genoa Street, Norwalk, CT 06851.