Susie Pirro Venneri
May 10, 1922 ~ February 16, 2018
Susie Pirro Venneri of Norwalk and formally of Stamford, passed away Friday, February 16, 2018, surrounded by her loving family at Stamford Hospital after a brief illness. Born May 10, 1922 in Greenwich, she was the daughter of Michael Pirro and Carmela Ferraro Pirro, both deceased.
Susie is survived by her precious daughter and only child, Patricia Venneri Agudow. Mother and daughter enjoyed an especially close relationship. She was the loving wife of the late Patrick L. Venneri, an extraordinary husband and father.
Susie lived her life to the fullest until her passing, and she had endless love to give all those in her life. Family meant everything to her. She had seven brothers and sisters: brother Guiseppe (Joe) Pirro; brother Frank Pirro; sister Josephine Pirro Perna , husband Michael; sister Rose Pirro Rudolph, husband George; brother Michael Pirro, wife Betty; sister Antoinette (Ann) Pirro Piper, husband Henry. All are deceased. Susie is survived by one brother, James Pirro and one sister in law Gloria Venneri Dagostino. Also Susie loved and enjoyed her many nieces and nephews, great and great great nieces and nephews.
During her lifetime, Susie worked at Northeast School in Stamford and had exercised for over ten years at the Tully Center Cardio Exercise Program. In her early life she did work for Electrolux.
Friends may call on Thursday, February 22, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, February 23, at 10:00 a.m. in St. Matthew Church, 216 Scribner Avenue, Norwalk. Entombment will follow at St. John Cemetery 223 Richards avenue, Norwalk.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to local chapters of the American Heart Association (www.heart.org or https:// donatenow.heart.org)