SHELTON - Agnes Cecelia Shortt Georgia, 94, of Shelton, died Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of the late William J. Georgia.
Agnes was born in Southbury, Dec. 6, 1919, a daughter of the late Henry Shortt and Mary O'Neil Shortt. She was a registered nurse and a parishioner of St. Margaret Mary Church.
She is survived by her sons, William L. Georgia, and his wife, Marlene, of Roxbury; and The Rev. John J. Georgia, of Wallingford; her daughters, Mary Young, and her husband, Lewis; and Dee Amrich, and her husband, Andy; all of Shelton; her grandchildren, William L. and Garret Georgia; Kristen, Lauren, and Briana Young; and Andrew and Jessica Amrich; her brother, Edward Shortt, and his wife, Ellen, of Florida; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brothers, Jack and James Shortt; and her sisters, Helen Tessier and Eleanor Shortt.
Her family will receive relatives and friends in the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton, Tuesday, July 8, from 4 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. from the funeral home, when the funeral cortege will proceed to St. Margaret Mary Church, 50 Donovan Lane, Shelton, where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Southbury. Gifts in her memory may be made to the Church of the Resurrection Building Fund, 115 Pond Hill Rd., Wallingford, CT 06492; or to the VITAS Hospice Service, 390 River Rd., Stratford, CT 06614.
Published in The Record-Journal on July 6, 2014
Riverview Funeral Home
390 River Road Shelton, CT 06484