TORRINGTON >> Dean John Prasso, 57, passed away on Wednesday Oct. 23, 2013 at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital. Dean was born in Hartford on Oct. 11, 1956 to Virginia "Jean" (Smith) Prasso and the late Hugo Prasso. He was a resident of Torrington for most of his life. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was an avid lover of the holidays, especially Christmas. Dean will be remembered by his loved ones as a kind and gentle spirit.
Survivors, in addition to his mother include his sister, Holly Baron; two nieces, Tara and Ashleigh Baron; brother-in-law Robert Baron, two aunts, Rita Roberts and Elaine Thomas; first cousins, Jeanne Clapps, Elaine Roberts, and Sharon Roberts; and several second and third cousins.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, Oct. 28, at 9:30 a.m. from Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home, 258 Prospect St., Torrington to St. Francis of Assisi Church, 160 Main St., Torrington for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in New St. Francis Cemetery, Torrington. Friends may call Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m.
At the request of the family and in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
, 825 Brook St. 1-91 Tech Ctr., Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3045
To offer an online condolence please visit www.gleesonryanfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Register Citizen on Oct. 25, 2013
Gleeson-Ryan Funeral Home
258 Prospect Street Torrington, CT 06790