Gloria T. (Trombino) Pucci, 91, of Dixon Street, Westerly, passed away on Saturday morning, February 16, 2013 at the Westerly Hospital. She was pre-deceased by her husband, Thomas A. Pucci in 1991. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Katherine R. and John F. Klewin of Mystic, her daughter and son-in-law, Sally A. and Robert F. Vidal of North Stonington, her daughter, Mary Lou Richmond of Hopkinton, seven grandchildren, Lauren Casady, Kevin Casady, Brian Casady, Otis “Bud” Burge, Brandon Burge, Karen Gauthier and Katie Klewin, nine great-grandchildren and her sister, Clara Buck of Westerly. Gloria was also pre-deceased by her son-in-law, William Richmond.
Mrs. Pucci was born in Bradford on June 30, 1921, the daughter of the late Antonio and Rosa (Quattromani) Trombino. For many years, she was a weaver for the George C. Moore Company of Westerly. She was the chairwoman of the Loyal Order of Moose, a member of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Bradford Citizen’s Club and a volunteer companion at the Adult Day Center of Westerly.
Gloria enjoyed knitting, crocheting, bingo and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the light of her life.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:00 am at St. Vincent de Paul Church, 7 Church Street, Bradford. There will be no procession from the funeral home. Burial will take place at St. Sebastian Cemetery, Westerly.
Calling hours will take place on Tuesday from 4:00-7:00 pm at Rushlow-Iacoi Funeral Home & Crematory, 64 Friendship Street, Westerly.
For onlin condolences please visit www.rushlowiacoifuneralhome.com.
Reported: 02/16/13 (Show all obituaries for this day)
By: Rushlow-Iacoi Funeral Home & Crematory (Show all obituaries and information about this funeral home)