March 11, 1916 ~ November 4, 2008
George, Rachel Sorvillo Rachel George, age 92, of Main St., formerly of Pease Rd., Hamden, passed away Nov. 4, 2008. Rachel was the widow of Michael George Sr. Mother of Lorrie & her husband Ronald T. Mikolinski of Hamden & the late Michael George Jr; grandmother of Ronald M. Mikolinski, Tammy Rajcula, Darlene Stickney & Cheryl Colwick; great grandmother of Danielle, Matthew & Jesse Mikolinski, Jessica & Alyssa Rajcula, Michael & Jenna Stickney, Andrew, Samatha & Jackson Colwick; sister of Emily Corrado of East Haven, Nicholas Sorvillo of New Haven & the late Anna Colavolpe & Frank Sorvillo. Born in New Haven on March 11, 1916 Rachel was a daughter of the late Ralph & Antoinette Pinto Sorvillo. Rachel worked in sales & purchasing for Eli Moore Children Clothing Store in Hamden, then went on to work in the family business, The Garden Shoppe in Yalesville. She was a communicant of St. John the Baptist Church for over 60 years. Her Funeral will be held at BEECHER & BENNETT, 2300 Whitney Ave., Hamden on Friday, Nov. 7, 2008 at 9:30 AM, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM in St. John the Baptist Church, New Haven. Friends may also visit at the funeral home onThursday from 4 to 7 PM. Burial will take place in All Saint's Cemetery, North Haven. Contributions in her memory may be made to : The Clelian Adult Day Care Center, 295 Benham St., Hamden, CT 06514.