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Louise Rose Pierini

1925 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Louise Rose Pierini Obituary

Louise Rose Pierini, 88, of Queens, NY and Cocoa Beach, FL passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014. Louise was a long-time resident of Avon Health Center. She was born to the late Catherine and Ubaldo Silvestri, May 19, 1925, in Brooklyn, NY. Louise graduated from The Mary Louis Academy, Jamaica, NY in 1941 and received a BA in History from Fordham University of New York in 1945. She married the late Sabatino Pierini in 1948. Louise was an elementary school teacher until she retired in 1987 and was passionate about making a difference in the lives of her students. After her retirement, Louise continued her love of teaching in Cocoa Beach, FL as a reading volunteer. Louise was an accomplished pianist. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, sister-in-law, and friend. Louise is survived by three children: Robert Pierini, Rose Mary Sullivan, and Margaret Mayr, two sons-in-law: Joseph Sullivan and Sebastian Pappalardo, and is predeceased by daughter-in-law: Linda Pierini. She also is survived by three grandchildren: Brian Sullivan and his fiancée Jessica McDevitt, Christopher Sullivan and his wife, Danielle Prushko-Sullivan, and Kathryn Mayr. Funeral Services will be Monday, March 24, 2014 with a procession at 9:15 a.m. from the Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home, 136 South Main Street, West Hartford followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. at the Church of Saint Patrick-Saint Anthony, Hartford. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Farmington. Calling hours will be Sunday, 2 - 5 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be sent to Saint Patrick - Saint Anthony's Franciscan Center for Urban Ministry at 285 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.taylorandmodeen.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Mar. 22, 2014
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