October 13, 1912 ~ May 10, 2012
Anna E. DeFeo Lorence, age 99, of Hamden, passed away on May 10, 2012. Anna was the widow of John Lorence, Sr. Born in New Haven on October 13, 1912; she was a daughter of the late Alberto & Maria Genoveffanicolai DeFeo and sister of the late Julia Gallo, Michael, Abe & Frank DeFeo. Anna is survived by her son John Lorence Jr. & his wife Alice of Hamden; her grandchildren Dorene Dadio & John Lorence III and 3 great- grandchildren. She was predeceased by her infant son, Albert Lorence. Anna was a seamstress, employed over the years at New Haven Coat, Columbia Mattress Company and Saxony Coat Company. Friends may visit with her family on Saturday, May 12th, from 9:00 to 10:00 AM and may attend her funeral service which will begin at 10:00 AM at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE, HAMDEN. Interment will follow in Beaverdale Memorial Park, New Haven. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to SolAmor Hospice, 4 Oxford Road, Suite E4, Milford, CT 06460.