Evelyn R. Gratacos, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by loved ones on October 18, 2021. Born in Meriden, she was the daughter of Carmen A. (Arroyo) Gratacos and the late Jose R. Gratacos. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Connecticut. She was a veteran of the US Army and worked as an IT administrator and retired from the State of Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission.
She leaves behind her loving mother, Carmen A. Gratacos, her beloved sisters, Laura I. Gratacos and Nancy G. Atterberry and her husband Gregg, her niece Raizza I. Nurse, nephew Lester J. Nurse, niece Mia D. Atterberry, grandniece Alana I. Brown and grandnephew Xavier K. Brown.
Family and friends are invited to attend her funeral service on Monday, October 25, 2021 at 10:30 am at the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main Street, Meriden. Burial will follow at Sacred Heart Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday, October 24th from 2 to 5pm. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Alzheimer's Association
, and/or American Cancer Society
. For online condolences, please visit jferryfh.com
Published by The Record-Journal from Oct. 22 to Oct. 23, 2021.