Obituary: Nancy (Angelillo) Sims, 71

obit-nancy-simsNancy (Angelillo) Sims, 71, of Southington, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016 at home.  She was the beloved wife of Gary E. Sims.

Nancy was born on Oct. 10, 1945 in New Britain, the daughter of Rose (Cassolino) Angelillo and the late Salvatore Angelillo.  Prior to her retirement she was employed by The Hartford Insurance Co.  She was a parishioner of St. Dominic Church and a member of the original building committee, she was active with the Southington Midget football League and she was supporting the prevention of cruelty to animals with the ASPCA.

In addition to her husband and her mother she is survived by her loving children, Rebecca Ireland and husband Richard Jr. of Plainville, Gary E. Sims Jr. and wife Lina of Keller, TX and Catherine Sims of Southington, her grandchildren Brian Mamula, Cpl. Anthony Mamula USMC, Jessica Mamula, Taylor Mamula, Sydney  Sims, Eric Sims and Ian Sims. She also leaves her brothers Ronald Angelillo and wife Marilyn of Marion and Salvatore Angelillo and wife Elise of Lebanon, NH as well as several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral will be held on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 at 9:15 am from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. to St. Dominic Church, 1050 Flanders Rd. at 10 am. for a Mass. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery.  Calling hours will be held on Thursday from 5-8 pm.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals at.

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