Hilda DeGenova, age 88 of Norwalk, died Saturday, May 11, at the Norwalk Hospital. She was the wife of the late Gerald J. DeGenova. Hilda was born in Allentown, PA on November 16, 1924, the daughter of the late John and Theresia Yost Gibiser. She has lived locally for the past ten years. Hilda very much enjoyed her time spent at the Norwalk Senior Center and she loved being with her family.
Survivors include her daughter Barbara Howard, with whom she resided in Norwalk, her son Ronald DeGenova of Yonkers, NY, her granddaughter Jennifer Killoran and husband Daniel, her great granddaughters Emily and Allyson, her sister Helen Anthony, daughter-in-law Shirley DeGenova , and many nieces and nephews. Hilda was also predeceased by her son Robert DeGenova and her siblings Stella O'Neill and Frank Gibiser.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 15, 10AM at St. Mary Church, 669 West Ave., Norwalk. Hilda's family will receive friends at the Magner Funeral Home, 12 Mott Ave., Norwalk, on Tuesday from 4-8 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be made to the Norwalk Senior Center, 11 Allen Rd., Norwalk, 06851. For directions or to leave an online condolence, please go to www.magnerfuneralhome.com