She was born in Meriden on Aug. 22, 1935, the daughter of the late Michael and Sophie Iarusso.
She is survived by brothers-in-law Ferris Stevens and wife Mary Ann and Gordon Lumbra and Georgie, sisters-in-law Norma Stevens and Carol Lumbra and several nieces and nephews.
A special thanks to her caregivers, Andrea, Joanne and Jen for their wonderful care and concern.
She was predeceased by her beloved son Ronald Stevens and a sister Midge Budnick.
Funeral services will be held on Friday at 11:30 am at the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. Burial will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be from 10:30- 11:30 am.
For online condolences and directions please visit www.dellavecchiafh.com