Lena A. Pacheco(1925 - 2014)

Lena A. Pacheco, 88, of South Windsor, loving and devoted wife to Joseph E. Pacheco, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, in Hartford Hospital.

Born March 2, 1925, in Providence, R.I., she was a daughter to the late Michael and Jennifer (Adamo) Fascitelli.

In addition to her husband of nearly 67 years, Joseph, she is survived by her daughters, Carol Cusanelli of Enfield and Lori Cameron and her husband, Donald, of Waterbury; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother John Fascitelli; sister Anna Cassino; and other loving relatives and friends. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers.

Calling hours for Lena will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Road, South Windsor.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25, at St. Margaret Mary Church, 80 Hayes Road, South Windsor.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Lena's name to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

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Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home
419 Buckland Road South Windsor, CT 06074-3709
(860) 644-2940

Published in Journal Inquirer from Jan. 18 to Jan. 22, 2014