Obituary: Anita LaRocco Bavolacco, 73, of Stratford

Anita LaRocco Bavolacco, age 73, of Stratford, beloved wife of Robert F. Bavolacco Sr. passed away peacefully on December 22, 2013 in St. Vincent’s Medical Center with her loving family by her side.

Anita was born on August 20, 1940 in Bridgeport and was the daughter of the late Samuel and Louise Roberto LaRocco.

Anita was employed by the Bargain News in their Advertising Department for many years.

She loved cooking, shopping, traveling, visiting the casino, spoiling her granddaughter and spending time with family.

In addition to her beloved husband Robert, Anita is also survived by one son, Robert F. Bavolacco Jr. of Shelton, one daughter, Loriann Bavolacco Pretty and husband John of Milford, her cherished and adored granddaughter Amelia Grace, one brother Anthony LaRocco of Bridgeport and his children and several other nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday December 28, 2013 at 10:30 AM directly in Our Lady of Grace Church 497 Second Hill Lane Stratford, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Msgr. Martin P. Ryan. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. Friends may call at the Galello-Luchansky Funeral Home 2220 Main Street Stratford Friday from 4:00 – 7:00 PM.

To celebrate a life, please visit us at www.galellofuneralhome.com.