Victorina L. Rizzi

Victorina L. Rizzi, 89, of Windsor Locks passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Kimberly Hall in Windsor.

Victorina was born Jan. 31, 1924, in Hartford, the daughter of the late Vito and Santina (Brengi) Rizzi. She was a graduate of University of Hartford, where she received both her bachelor's and master's in music. Victorina was a professor of music at the Harrt School for over 25 years. Victorina was a lifelong resident of Windsor Locks, where she taught piano for many years, and a communicant of St. Mary Church.

She is survived by many cousins.

The family would like to thank the staff at Kimberly Hall for the excellent care she received.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Victorina will be celebrated on Friday, May 24, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Church, Windsor Locks.

Relatives and friends are welcome to join the family prior to the funeral Mass from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., with the funeral procession forming at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mary Church, 42 Spring St., Windsor Locks; or to the Windsor Locks Lions Ambulance Fund, P.O. Box 105, Windsor Locks, CT 06096.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from May 22 to May 26, 2013