Celia Perdigon

Perdigon, Celia
Celia Perdigon 95, passed away peacefully on Friday December 28th 2012. Celia was born October 13th 1917 in Havana Cuba to the late Maximo Perdigon and Paola Ramos. She came to the U.S in June 1959 becoming a U.S. citizen shortly after. Celia retired as a machine operator for Clairol in 1982. Over the next 20 years she would go on to babysit more than 40 neighborhood children, the first of which was Nadia (Titi) Labbe, whom Celia loved and regarded as her own daughter, who in turn cared for Celia in her final years until the time of her death.She will be greatly missed by those whose lives she touched. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday January 12th at 11:00am at the Parish Center Chapel at St. Mary's Church 566 Elm Street, Stamford CT 06902.

Published in StamfordAdvocate from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2013