Bambi J. (Tuz,Bahr) Panessa
November 1, 1963 - January 11, 2021 Bambi Jean (Tuz, Bahr) Panessa unexpectedly passed away January 11th in New Milford, CT. Born in New Milford, she was the beloved mother of her daughter Ashley (Bahr) Castellanos and son in law, Jaciel, devoted wife of Scott Panessa, and daughter of Charles and Julia Tuz. She leaves in her wake brother William 'Billy' Tuz and his wife Ruth, and brother Charles 'Chucky' Tuz and his wife Terry, along with many nieces and nephews. For 20 years, she worked as a Surgical Technician at Danbury and New Milford Hospital. She was very strong-willed and worked hard for the ones she loved. She loved her pets, crochet, crafting, the ocean, as well as hunting and fishing with her husband Scott in her last years. She is preceded by her three siblings, Kimberly (Tuz) McCord, Brian 'Smiley' Tuz, and Donald 'Donny' Tuz. Her spirit will live on through the dedication, love, and kindness she spread to all her loved ones. A private viewing will be held for immediate family.
Published in New Milford Spectrum on Jan. 15, 2021.