Genevieve Popolizio

POPOLIZIO, GENEVIEVE "JEAN" Genevieve "Jean" Popolizio of North Haven died peacefully June 6, 2013 at the Mary Wade Home. She was the mother of the late Gray Popolizio and sister of the late Sophie Bugiel. Jean was born in New Haven June 2, 1917 to the late Ludwig and Justine Skowron Bugiel. She had worked for Hoods Ice Cream and later as a special service clerk at Yale University for 25 years prior to retiring. She volunteered as a fundraiser for the Alumni Fund at Yale University. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a graveside service Wednesday morning at 10 at Old Center Cemetery, Elm Street, North Haven with Pastor Bill Ewen presiding. There will be no visiting hours. The IOVANNE FUNERAL HOME, INC. is in care of arrangements. Sign Jean's guest book online at


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Published in The New Haven Register on June 11, 2013