Laura Trimboli, 98, of Stamford passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, February 15,2014.She was born in San Nicola di Ardore in Reggio Calabria, Italy on March 20, 1915 to the late Gianni and Maria Rosa Morabito.
Mrs. Trimboli immigrated to the United States in 1964 with her husband Vincenzo. She was devoted to her family and was a devout Catholic. She loved to cook, especially holiday meals, and enjoyed gardening and crocheting, taking great pleasure throughout her life to make beautiful blankets for her family.
She is survived by her two daughters, Caterina Romeo and her husband Joseph and Maria Rosa Pollifrone and her husband Giuseppe, all of Stamford; five grandchildren, Joseph and Vincent Romeo both of Stamford, Mirella Pollifrone Harrison of Greenwich, Roseann Pollifrone Munrow of Wilton and Laura Pollifrone Lauraya of Napa, CA. Also surviving are four great grandchildren, Madeline and John Harrison and Michael and Julia Munrow, including several nieces and nephews in Italy, Australia and Canada.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Vincenzo Trimboli in 2008.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. Mary's RC Church, 566 Elm Street, Stamford. Entombment will follow at St. John's Mausoleum, Darien. There will be no calling hours. The Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford is honored to assist the Trimboli family with the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Laura's memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, CT Chapter, 200 Connecticut Avenue, Suite # 4E, Norwalk, CT 06854 or to the
, 825 Brook Street, I-91 Tech Ctr, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3045
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