LEONE, Norma Ann (Gonyea)
Norma Ann (Gonyea) Leone, 80, of Kensington, wife of Anthony John Leone Sr., died early Sunday morning at a local convalescent home. Born in Hartford, the daughter of the late Raymond Thomas Gonyea and the late Nora A. (Sinkiewicz) Gonyea, she graduated from New Britain High School, and was employed at Connecticut Peer Review in Middletown until her retirement. She was a member of St. Paul Church where she was a member of The Ladies Guild, and started the first Brownie and Girl Scout Troop in Kensington. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Anthony J. Leone Jr. of Kensington; two daughters and a son-in-law, Susan M. Dodds, and Lucy and Gary Gajewski, all of Kensington; four grandchildren, Mark and Gary Gajewski, and Chelsea and Sean Dodds; eight great-grandchildren, Emma, Abigail, Lily, T.J., Kevin, Derek, Jayden, and Dylan; and four nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 10 a.m. DIRECTLY at St. Paul Church, 485 Alling St., Kensington. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The
, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691-4183, or to The
, Connecticut and Western MA Office, 2080 Silas Deane Highway, 2nd Floor, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Porter's Funeral Service in Kensington is assisting her family.
Published in The Hartford Courant on Aug. 2, 2012