Jennie (Lattanzio) Maznicki, 79, beloved wife of Paul Maznicki Jr. of South Windsor, passed away unexpectedly at home Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012.
Born in Hartford on Dec. 9, 1932, daughter of the late John and Serafina (DiMarzio) Lattanzio, she was raised in East Hartford and had lived in Windsor before moving to South Windsor 47 years ago. She had just celebrated Thanksgiving in her most favorite place in Watch Hill, R.I., where she was a resident for many years. Jennie was a parishioner of St. Margaret Mary Church, South Windsor and loved the beach. She was a dear, loving mother and grandmother. She was always giving and sharing her smile and spirit with everyone.
In addition to her husband, she leaves three children, Michael Maznicki and wife, Lori, of South Windsor, Kathryn Wholley and husband, Tom, of South Windsor, formerly of Glastonbury, and Daniel Maznicki of East Hartford; two brothers, James Lattanzio of Rockville and William Lattanzio of Middletown; a sister, Frances Roy of East Hartford; five grandchildren, Thomas Jr., Elizabeth, Ashley, Bailey and Shad; and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may gather Tuesday at a time to be announced at Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Road, South Windsor, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Margaret Mary Church. Burial will follow at Wapping Cemetery, South Windsor.
Her family will receive friends today from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.