Barbara Scalisi, 81, wife of Bernard Ben Scalisi Sr. of Norwalk, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2012.
Born on May 14, 1931, in Norwalk, she was the daughter of the late William G. and late Edith Soul Stevenson.
Barbara was a graduate of Norwalk High School class of 1949. She was employed as the guidance secretary at Central Catholic High School for 15 years.
In addition to her husband, Ben, she is survived by her sons Bernard Scalisi Jr. of Norwalk, CT, and Thomas Scalisi and his wife Ellen of Woodland Hills, CA; daughters Ann Scalisi Michaelis and her husband Jonathan of Middletown, CT, and Maria Scalisi Guimond and her husband Gerard of Norwalk, CT, and grandchildren Nicole, Geoffrey, Christina and Christopher. She is also survived by her brother William F. Stevenson of Florida; her sister Helen Jaeger of Bennington, VT, and many nieces and nephews.
Barbara was predeceased by her sister Jeanette Barns.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at St. Philip Roman Catholic Church, 1 Fr. Conlon Place, Norwalk, CT 06851. A wake will be held before the mass in the vestibule of the church starting at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in St. John Cemetery, 223 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, CT.
In Lieu of flowers donations in Barbara's memory may be made to St. Philip Roman Catholic Church.
Please visit www.collins-funeral.com to leave condolences.
Published in The Hour on October 7, 2012