Lena Bozzi, 96, wife of the late John Bozzi, passed away Sunday at Wadsworth Glen Health Care Center. She was born April 6, 1916 in East Hampton, daughter of the Late John and Rose (Ferreri) Grassi. She was a member of St. Sebastian Church, St. and Theresa's Guild She was an avid Bowler into her 80's and was an avid Yankee fan. She is survived by two sons Alexander and his wife Debra Bozzi of Middletown and John Bozzi Jr. and his wife Gisele of East Hampton; two grandchildren Carla Palmer and Alexander Bozzi Jr. Her great-grandchildren Jacob and Alexandria Palmer, Brendon, Brent, Bradley and Faith Ross. She is predeceased by two brothers Raymond Grassi and John Grassi, and two sisters Rita Gotta Coon and Mary Sciotti.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday at 12 Noon from the D'Angelo Funeral Home, 22 South Main St. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30 at St. Sebastian Church. Burial will be in the family plot in St. Sebastian Cemetery, Middlefield. Relatives and friends may call at the Funeral Home Thursday morning from 11-12 Noon. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Renovation Fund of St. Sebastian Church.
Published in The Hartford Courant on June 5, 2012