Obituary: Assunta ‘Sadie’ (Iadevito) Manware, 96

Assunta “Sadie” (Iadevito) Manware, 96, of Southington, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 at the Southington Care Center. She was the beloved wife of James Manware. They just celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary this year.

She was born June 14, 1923 in Southington, the daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Dascoli) Iadevito. She had retired as an assistant tax collector for the town of Southington and had previously worked for the Sanitary Laundry. She was a parishioner of St. Thomas Church and a member of the church’s Ladies Guild. She was also a member of the Bradley Hospital Ladies Auxiliary and was a graduate of Lewis High School.

In addition to  her husband she is survived by many nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews.

The Funeral Mass will be held Friday, 9:15 from the DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. Southington to St. Thomas Church, 99 Bristol St. at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Thomas Cemetery. Calling hours will be Thursday 5-7 p.m. Donations may be made in her memory to St. Thomas Church, 99 Bristol St. Southington, CT 06489.

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