December 31, 2004
Crocifissa ''Cruci'' Sapienza, wife of the late Joseph V. Sapienza of 150 Cook Hill Rd Cheshire, formerly of Hamden, passed away Friday, December 31, 2004. She was born in Haverhill, MA, a daughter of the late Ciro and Felumena Pompa Scaduto and had lived in Manchester, NH before moving to Hamden in 1957. She was employed at SNET/SBC from 1960 until her retirement in 1983. Mrs. Sapienza attended the Church of the Ascension and was a member of the Ladies Guild. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law , Joseph V. Jr. and Marilyn Sapienza of Cheshire, a brother Russell Scaduto, and his wife Mary of Uxbridge, MA., a brother-in-law Carlo DeTore, and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a sister Agnes ''Teddy'' DeTore. Funeral from BEECHER & BENNETT 2300 Whitney Ave. Hamden, Tuesday morning Jan. 4, 2005 at 9:15 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated in the Church of the Ascension, 1040 Dunbar Hill Rd., Hamden at 10 AM. Friends may call Monday from 4-8 PM. Burial in All Saints Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Diabetes Assoc., 300 Research Parkway, Meriden, CT 06450.