Pauline Piazza

Piazza, Pauline
Pauline Julia Cristiano Piazza, age 99, of Stratford, wife of the late Joseph Piazza, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, January 9, 2013. Born in Bridgeport, February 13, 1913, daughter of the late Vincenzo and Julia Robertazzi Cristiano, Pauline was a Bridgeport and Stratford Town resident for most of her life. A graduate of the Butler Business School, Mrs. Piazza was very proud to have been a Legal Secretary for several Bridgeport Attorneys and for many years for Attorney Meyer Dworkin. In her earlier years, Pauline enjoyed bowling and later playing pinocle with her friends. She enjoyed cooking and caring for her home. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Pauline will be greatly missed. Survivors include her son, Robert Piazza and his wife Dawn of Belvidere, N. J., her daughter Eleanor Piazza Moser of Bridgeport, grandchildren, John Moser of Scottsdale, AZ, Dana Wilkinson and her husband Dean of Bridgeport, Gina Davey of Bangor, PA and Amy Piazza of Mt. Bethel, Pa and great- grandchildren Samantha and Joseph Wilkinson. Pauline leaves behind a special niece, Shirley Tortora as well as several other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, Joseph Piazza Jr, sisters Anna Matera and Margaret Cristiano and brothers Anthony and Vincent Cristiano. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 9:15am in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Rd., Fairfield Center and at 10am in St. Margaret's Shrine, Park Ave., Bridgeport for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment to follow in St. Michael's Cemetery, Stratford. Calling hours will be held on Friday from 4-8pm. To order flowers online, Travel Directions, or to sign her guest register, please visit


Funeral Home

Lesko & Polke Funeral Home
1209 Post Road Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 256-8988

Published in Connecticut Post from Jan. 10 to Jan. 11, 2013