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Margaret Buikus

1918 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Margaret Buikus Obituary

Margaret "Rita" (Ottone) Buikus, 96, beloved wife of the late John Buikus, died peacefully at Valerie Manor, Torrington on May 24, 2014. Born on March 29, 1918, daughter of the late Adeline and Silvio Ottone, she resided in South Glastonbury and East Hartford before she and John moved to Southern California. They spent 25 happy years there before returning to Connecticut. After John's death, she lived in Wethersfield and New Hartford prior becoming a resident of Valerie Manor. In addition to her parents and her husband, Rita was predeceased by her brothers Frank of Glastonbury and Silvio of Spring Hill, Fla. She is survived by her sisters-in-law, Joyce Ottone of Spring Hill, Fla. and Helen LaChance of Middletown. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews, especially Marilyn Ottone and Jo An Smith of New Hartford. The family is especially grateful to her caregivers at Valerie Manor. Family and friends may call at Glastonbury Funeral Home, 450 New London Turnpike, Glastonbury on Wednesday, May 28 10:30 a.m. with a Funeral Service beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial follow at St. Augustine's Cemetery, Hopewell Rd. South Glastonbury. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Rita's memory can be made to the . To leave an online condolence, please visit www.glastonburyfuneral.com.

Published in The Hartford Courant on May 27, 2014
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