Grace Guarente

Grace M.
(Cacchio) Guarente
Formerly of Westport
Grace M. (Cacchio) Guarente, age 80, passed away on Sunday, October 21, 2012 at Glendale Health Center surrounded by her family.
Mrs. Guarente was born in Norwalk, CT on February 2, 1932, daughter of the late Phillip and Sabata Cacchio. She was a longtime resident of Westport.
The family would like to thank the staff of Glendale Health Center and VITAS for their special care and compassion given to Grace during her illness.
Grace is survived by her three sons, Nicholas Guarente and his wife Linda of Naugatuck, Vincent Guarente and his wife Tammy of Beacon Falls, and Gary Guarente and his wife Lisa of Norwalk; a brother Jerry Cacchio of Westport; brother-in-law Joseph Sargent of Westport; 11 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her sister Teresa Sargent.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday October 25 at Assumption Church, 98 Riverside Avenue, Westport at 10am. Burial will follow in Assumption Cemetery in Westport. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family.
The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main Street, Naugatuck is assisting the family with arrangements.
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Published in The Hour on Oct. 23, 2012