Obituary: Daria (Bianchi) Lombardo, 96

Daria (Bianchi) Lombardo, 96, of the Plantsville section of Southington, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Sam Lombardo.

She was born on Feb.26, 1923, in the province of Morbegno, Italy, the daughter of the late Jack and Theresa (Alberti) Bianchi.  Prior to her retirement she had worked in the office at Fafnir Bearing Co. in New Britain.

She is survived by her daughters, Joyce Chester and husband Thomas of Deland, FL and Doris Frisina and husband Marc of Southington, a sister Norma Stewart of New Hampshire and grandchildren Shaunna Marquis and husband Christopher and Dawn Kalanquin and husband Joseph, great grand-daughter Kora Marquis as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial calling hours will be held at St. Dominic Church, 1050 Flanders Rd. Southington on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 9-10 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am at St. Dominic Church, 1050 Flanders Rd. Southington. Burial will be at the convenience of the family at St. Mary’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. is assisting with arrangements.

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