Obituary: Sophie DeAngelo, 94

Obit - Sophie DeAngeloSophie DeAngelo, 94, of Southington, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Alzheimer’s Resource Center.  She was the wife of the late Anthony DeAngelo.

She was born in New Britain on Sept. 30, 1921, the daughter of the late Anthony and Concetta Maiorca.  Prior to her retirement she was the former owner of O & D Excavating Co. along with her husband.  Sophie enjoyed gardening, sewing and cooking for her family and friends.

She is survived by her children Eleanor and husband Timothy Pye and Anthony DeAngelo and wife Kathleen all of Southington her cherished grandchildren; Kevin and wife Angela DeAngelo and Olivia DeAngelo as well as her great grandson Carson DeAngelo and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by two brothers Pat and John Maiorca and a sister Rose DeAngelo.

The family wishes to thank the staff at Alzheimer’s Resource Center for their loving care and concern.

Her funeral and burial will be private. There are no calling hours.  DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. is assisting with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer’s Resource Center, 1261 S. Main St. Plantsville, CT 06479

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