Mildred Federici Guarino
January 26, 1920 - May 8, 2014
Mildred Federici Guarino, 94, of Norwalk, wife of both the late Anthony Federici and the late Anthony Guarino, passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014 in the Norwalk Hospital. Born January 26, 1920 in Norwalk, CT, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Mary Testa Catena.
A life-long Norwalk resident, Mrs. Guarino worked as an Operator for Holson Co. for many years. She loved to cook for her family and to share personal recipes with them.
Mrs. Guarino is survived by her daughter Phyllis LaRusso and her husband William of Norwalk, her two sons Anthony Federici and his wife Lynn and John Federici and his wife Candace, and by her sister Mary Catena, all of Norwalk.
Mrs. Guarino is also survived by her 7 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren: Billy LaRusso (Linda) and his children Shay Lynn and Skylar; John LaRusso and his son John Jr.; Lynn Tischo (John) and their children John, Alex and Chris; Jason (Kris) Federici and their children Reilly and Kieran; Matthew Federici (Alison) and their children Abigail, Hannah and Emily; David Federici (Corinne) and their children Dylan and Tyler; and Jessica Hajj (Justin) and their son Jack.
Friends may call on Monday, May 19, 2014 from 9:30 – 10:30 AM at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Monday in St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 203 East Avenue, Norwalk. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk.
Contributions in her name may be made to: The Marvin Assisted Living, 60 Gregory Blvd., Norwalk, CT 06855.