February 20, 1921 ~ March 8, 2008
North Haven - Olga J. Massini, 87 years old, formerly of Mac Arthur Road and Davis Road, died 03/08/2008 at Elim Park Health Pavilion, Cheshire, CT, after a long illness. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 56 years, Harry Massini, Sr. Born on February 20, 1921 in Bridgeport, CT, she was the daughter of the late Karl August Johansson and Klara Elisabeth Karlsson and lived in Bridgeport, West Hartford, New Haven, Hamden, North Haven and finally Cheshire, CT for the past few years. Mrs. Massini worked at Yale New Haven Hospital as a LPN Nurse for 18 years prior to retiring in 1984. She is survived by sons Harry 'Swede' Massini, Jr. and his wife Marilyn and Richard K. (Anita) Massini all of North Haven, CT; daughter Lorraine (Peter) Posack of Hamden, CT; sister Ester 'Lindy' (Armando) Gayton of Reno, NV; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was a member of Bethesda Lutheran Church. She loved vacationing, especially to her parent's homeland of Sweden, where she had numerous uncles, aunts, cousins and friends. In addition to visiting other European countries, she and husband Harry often vacationed to Mexico, and cruised to many Caribbean Islands. Olga was an avid baker and cook. Funeral leaving at 8:45 a.m. Wed., March 12 from BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 WHITNEY AVE., HAMDEN. Service at 9:30 a.m. at Bethesda Lutheran Church, 305 St. Ronan St., New Haven. Burial at Center Cemetery, North Haven. Friends may visit with the family Tues., March 11 from 5-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Olga's memory can be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Southern CT Chapter, 2911 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, CT 06518.