September 14, 1917 ~ June 4, 2005
Catherine Crocco Petrillo, wife of the late Daniel Petrillo, passed away Saturday June 4, 2005 in the CT Hospice Branford. She was born in New Haven September 14, 1917 a daughter of the late Peter and Victoria Crocco and resided in Hamden for 35 years before moving to Woodbridge in 2001. Mrs. Petrillo was employed with the N.Y., N.H., & Hartford, Railroad as a keypunch operator for many years and was a communicant of the Church of the Ascension. She is survived by her daughter, Linda Petrillo Kavanaugh of West Haven, two sons, Anthony Petrillo of Las Vegas, and Daniel Petrillo of Wallingford, a sister, Edna Asarisi of Orange, a brother, Louis Crocco of NJ, seven grandchildren, Denine, Michael, Deborah, Kelly, Jesse, Christopher, Morgan and three great-grandchildren, Justin, Tiffany & Audrey. She was predeceased by 2 brothers, Michael & George Crocco, and 2 sisters, Mary Palmer & Jenny Neuheimer. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden Tuesday morning June 7, at 11:30. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated in the Church of the Ascension, 1040 Dunbar Hill Rd., Hamden at 12 noon. Friends may call Tuesday prior to the Mass from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Burial in St Lawrence Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be sent to the Alzheimer's Assoc. So Central Chap. 2911 Dixwell Ave. Suite 104, Hamden, CT 06516.