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TORRINGTON - Mary L. (Grieco) Vanotti, 95, of Torrington, CT, entered into eternal life on Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Joseph G. Vanotti.
Mary was born April 16, 1918, in Harwinton, CT, daughter of the late Vito Donato and Annamarie (Pace) Grieco. She was employed by Stars as a Sales Clerk and later by PTC Aerospace from where she retired in 1983. She was a member of St. Peter Holy Rosary Society and was a communicant of St. Peter Church. She enjoyed dancing, cooking, and crocheting. Mary raised her three brothers, her one son, as well as her grandchildren and helped with her great grandchildren. Taking care of her family was a great joy in her life.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Phyllis Vanotti of Torrington; two grandsons, Thomas Vanotti and his wife Lesa, and their children Justin and Morgan; Joseph Vanotti, Jr. and his wife Michelle, and their children Benjamin and Adam; one brother, William Grieco and his wife Jean of Torrington; as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, and her husband, she was preceded in death by her only son, Joseph D. Vanotti, Sr.; her two brothers, John Grieco, Thomas Grieco, and her one sister, Angelina Febbroriello.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 30, 2013, with the cortege leaving at 11:30 a.m. from Cook Funeral Home, 82 Litchfield St., Torrington, to St. Peter Church, 107 East Main St., Torrington, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 noon. Burial will follow in St. Francis New Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Sunday, September 29, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Cook Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Church, c/o The Pastoral Center, 160 Main St., Torrington, CT 06790. Condolences may be sent to the Vanotti family by visiting
Published in The Register Citizen on Sept. 28, 2013
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"Tommy and Joe. So sorry about your grandmother's passing. Len is getting ready to go back to see his..."
- marilyn pietrafesa
"Sorry for your loss, I worked with Mary at Areospace and she was always a wonderful person. Always in..."
- Nancy Holbrook
"Phyllis, Tommy , Joe and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. Mary was one of those faithful ladies..."
- Jim Cateno
"Phyllis and family, So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. She was a wonderful lady. My thoughts and..."
"Tom, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Gail & Al Patenaude"
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