Jane Dionis , 92 yrs old, of Fairfield, Connecticut passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 5th, 2016, with her loving family by her side. Born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, in August 1924, she was the daughter of George and Thelma Dionis, also of Bridgeport. In her early years Jane attended St Augustine School in Bridgeport, and then attended and graduated from the Emerson College and University of Bridgeport with a teaching degree. Jane subsequently taught in the Fairfield School system for over 30 years, until she retired in 1989.
Jane, a Fairfield Resident for over 50 years, was loved and cherished by her nephew, Basil Zaharis, her Grand Nephew, Jeff Latimer, her neighbors Lucille, Gita, Amanda, Skippy, Joe and Laura, and many local business employees, who always brought a smile to her face. She is pre-deceased by her 2 brothers, Charles and Daniel Dionis, and her 2 sisters, Viola Archambault and Eleanor Zaharis.
A Memorial Service will be held for her at St. George Albanian Church at 5490 Main Street in Trumbull on Sunday, Dec 11th at 10am with a coffee hour immediately following the service. For online condolences, to light a virtual candle and get directions visit us at commercehillfh.com
Published by Connecticut Post on Nov. 24, 2016.