MERIDEN- Teresa Maggio, 50, wife of Angelo Maggio, died on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at Midstate Medical Center.
Born in San Giovanni, Italy on April 17, 1963, she was the daughter of Raffaele and Alfozina (Nati) Papandrea. She had resided in Meriden since 1982, and had attended schools in Italy Mrs. Maggio was employed by the Curtis Home and was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. Teresa was a wonderful mother, a hard worker and she loved to cook.
Besides her husband Angelo, she is survived by two daughters, Maria Maggio and Zina Maggio; one son, Giuseppe Maggio; one granddaughter, Natalia Mendez; one sister, Carmela Nigro and her husband, Nicola; one brother, Nicola Papandrea and his wife, Giuliana and one son-in-law, Thomas Mendez; one niece, Lilliana McAuliffe; and one nephew, Frank Nigro.
The funeral will be held on Monday, Feb. 24, at 9:15 a.m. from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden and at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church for a Mass of Christian burial. Entombment will be in Sacred Heart Mausoleum. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday, Feb. 23, from 4 to 7 p.m. For online condolences and directions please visit www.jferryfh.com.