Obituary: Edith Mary Scinto

Edith Mary Scinto entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 25th, 2013.

A longtime resident of Bridgeport, she was the daughter of the late John and Rose (Riccio) Scinto.

Edith graduated from Harding High School, Class of 1948. She then worked for the Bridgeport Police Department as a Stenographer and for the Remington Arms Co. as an Executive Secretary. Edith also helped as a bookkeeper for the family business- The Imperial Fuel Co.

She was an active member of the Ladies of UNICO and the Holy Rosary Parish Guild.

Edith was predeceased by her parents and two loving brothers, Frank J. Scinto and Anthony J. Scinto.

Survivors include her six nephews who are forever grateful for their Aunt’s role in their young lives:  Frank and Patrice Scinto of Cheshire; Dr. John Scinto and his wife Cindy of Yorktown Heights, NY; Fred and Diane Scinto of Naugatuck; Mark and Cathy Scinto of Huntington; Joe and Marie Scinto of Woodbury; and Richard Scinto of Trumbull.

Services were held Saturday, September 28, in St. Margaret’s Shrine, 2523 Park Ave., Bridgeport. Entombment in St. Michael’s Cemetery, Stratford. Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Rd., Trumbull, handled arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Connecticut Humane Society, (, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111.