Filomena Allegretta, 88, of Norwalk, wife of the late Ralph Allegretta passed away on September 12th at Aurora Senior Living, with her children by her side.
Born June 15, 1925 in Bari, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Giovanni and Carmela Grimaldi. Mrs. Allegretta was a member of the Senior Center on Allen Road, she loved and enjoyed spending time with her family and will be sadly missed.
Mrs. Allegretta is survived by her daughter Marie Vitale and husband John of Norwalk, son Ralph Allegretta and wife Linda also of Norwalk; five grandchildren, Ralph Allegretta of Vermont, Tina Stepkoski and husband Tim of Trumbull, Andy Allegretta and wife Jennie of Fairfield, Jennifer Tavalacci and husband Mike of Norwalk, Heather Tamburri and four great grandchildren. In addition to her husband she was predeceased by her brother Alfredo Grimaldi of Italy.
The family of Filomena would like to express our sincere appreciation to the entire 2nd Floor staff of Aurora Senior Living for the support and loving care they gave our mother for the past 5 ½ years.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 17th at 10:00 AM in St. Jerome Church, 23 Half Mile Road, Norwalk. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Friends may visit with the family on Monday, September 16th from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk.