Obituary: Elvira (Fusco) Michel, 84, of Shelton, formerly of Derby

Elvira (Fusco) Michel, age 84 of Shelton, formerly of Derby, wife of the late Albert L. Michel, passed away April 9, 2014 at Hewitt Health & Rehab Center, Shelton.

Elvira was born in Shelton, June 18, 1929, daughter of the late Ciro J. Fusco Sr. and Filomena (Tortora) Fusco.

She was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Derby.

She is survived by a son, Allan Michel and his wife Mary-Anne of Seymour; her grandchildren Alexander and Alyssa Michel of Seymour; a sister Anne Wislous of Oneonta, NY; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Ciro J. Fusco Jr.; sisters Dorothy Fusco and Emelia Zuiskowski; and her niece Stacey Fusco.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 9 AM in the James T. Toohey & Son Funeral Home, 92 Howe Ave., Shelton. Burial will follow in Mt. St. Peter’s Cemetery, Derby. There will be no calling hours.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church, 212 Elizabeth St. Derby, CT 06418.

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