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Philomena Pistritto Obituary

Philomena "Phyllis" (Sponzo) Pistritto, 89, of Windsor, beloved wife of the late Bartholomew "Ben" J. Pistritto, passed away Thursday, February 20, 2014 with her family by her side. Born in Hartford, daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (DeMilo) Sponzo, she was a lifelong Windsor resident. She was a communicant of St. Gabriel's Church and was a member of the Italian American Women's Club and Windsor Senior Citizens. She had been employed by the former Topps and K-Mart before retiring. Phyllis especially enjoyed baking Italian Christmas cookies with the family recipes that have been passed on for generations. She leaves three sons Joseph V. Pistritto and his wife Cathy of Newington and their sons Joseph, Jr., Matthew and Alicia, James V. Pistritto of Windsor Locks, and Michael J. Pistritto of Meriden and his fiancé Christine and his family Nicole and Matt and her son Trent and Shawn and his fiancé Mindy; her daughter Constance "Tina" Martino and her husband Domenic of Windsor and their daughters Rose and Annie; two brothers Frank Sponzo and his wife Pat of Simsbury and Michael Sponzo of Windsor. She also leaves her beloved poodle Violet who has been under the care of her son Jim. Besides her husband she was predeceased by her brother James Sponzo. The family would like to thank the caregivers and staff of both Windsor Rehab and Hartford Hospital, Bliss 7I, and CB2 for their exceptional care. Her family will receive friends Monday from 5-8 PM at the Carmon Windsor Funeral Home, 807 Bloomfield Avenue, Windsor. Family and friends may gather Tuesday, February 25, at 9 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial, 10 AM at St. Gabriel Church, Windsor. Burial will follow in Mount St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield. Contributions may be made to , 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or the , PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. For directions or condolences please visit www.carmonfuneralhome.com

Published in The Hartford Courant on Feb. 22, 2014
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