- FUN FEATURES
Mrs. Elizabeth Pettinicchi, 87, formerly of Cheshire, passed away at home on Monday, October 21, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Michael N. Pettinicchi.
Born in Waterbury, Conn. on August 29, 1926, she was the daughter of the later Felix and Maria Viarengo. After she married Michael on July 3, 1948, they moved to Cheshire, where they raised their family. They later moved to Ocean Ridge, Fla. where they resided for many years.
Elizabeth leaves behind three children, Diana Pettinicchi of San Francisco, Calif., Michael J. Pettinicchi of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Robert and his wife Anna of Cheshire. She loved and adored her three granddaughters, Jenna, Bianca and Elizabeth Pettinicchi. She is also survived by her brother, Richard Viarengo and his children, Sandra Mertz, Pamela Viarengo and Rick Viarengo. Elizabeth also leaves sister-in-law Josephine Guastaferri of Prospect and her children, Paula Mirabelle of Prospect and Mark Dana Guastaferri of Prospect.
Elizabeth was loved by her family and many friends and will be remembered for her kindness and generosity. She will be missed by many but never forgotten.
Calling hour was held on Saturday, October 26, from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at Lorne and Sons Funeral Home, located at 745 NE 6th Ave. (North Federal Hwy.) in Delray Beach, Fla. A Funeral Mass followed at 10 a.m. at St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 840 George Bush Blvd., Delray Beach. Entombment was in the Boca Raton Mausoleum. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Palm Beach, American Cancer Society, or to a charity of your choice.