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Angela "Lena" (Scagliotti) GOIANGOS

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GOIANGOS, Angela "Lena" (Scagliotti)
Angela "Lena" (Scagliotti) Goiangos, of Manchester passed away Sunday, (March 3, 2013), at Manchester Memorial Hospital. Lena was born in Manchester on Nov. 21, 1923 to Guisippe and Mary (Zeppa) Scagliotti. She grew up in Hebron and graduated from Windham High School in 1941. She went to work at Manchester Modes where she met her future husband, John Goiangos. They were married on June 8, 1946 in Manchester and resided there together for 60 years until his death in 2007. She leaves behind three children and their families, John Jr. and his wife Claudia of South Windsor, Alfred T. (Fred/Al) Goiangos and Susan Bouton, with whom she lived, Enes (Goiangos) Martineau and her husband Wayne of Lebanon. She leaves six grandchildren, Stacy Goiangos, Eric Goiangos and his is wife Kirsten of Old Lyme, Anthony T. (Tony) Goiangos and Alex T. Goiangos, Lindsay Martineau of South Windham, and Jim Martineau of Lebanon. She leaves three great-grandchildren, Aiden Goiangos, Avery Goiangos and Isabel Goiangos; a special niece Tina (Goiangos) Gallo and her husband Paul; and nephew Joseph Goiangos, Jr. Also to mourn her are three first cousins, two in Coventry, one in California, and several cousins in Italy and Australia, whom she had met. She was an avid UConn basketball fan, and adored the New England Patriots football team. She will be sorely missed by all, especially her Monday morning visits from Mary and her Friday card games with the ladies.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. James Church, 896 Main St., Manchester. Burial will be in St. James Cemetery in Manchester. Calling hours will be held today, Thursday from 5-8 p.m. at the Watkins Funeral Home, 142 East Center St., Manchester. Memorial donations may be made to the John DeQuattro Community Cancer Center, 71 Haynes St., Manchester, CT. 06040 or to the , P.O. Box 11454. Alexandria, VA. 22312. To sign the online register book go to www.holmes-watkinsfuneralhomes.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Mar. 7, 2013
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