Obituary: Marguerite M. (D’Andrea) Trella

Marguerite M. (D'Andrea) Trella

Marguerite M. (D’Andrea) Trella

MIDDLEBURY — Mrs. Marguerite M. (D’Andrea) Trella, 86, of Middlebury, formerly of Prospect, passed away peacefully on Saturday July 30, 2016 at the Beacon Brook Health Care Center in Naugatuck. She was the widow of Donald Joseph Trella.

Mrs. Trella was born in Waterbury on July 7, 1930, daughter of the late Andrew and Katherine (Greska) D’Andrea. She was a devoted wife and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who cherished spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She was a communicant and former member of the Altar Guild of St. Anthony Roman Catholic Church in Prospect. She enjoyed watching old movies, playing bingo, and participating in the Rosary Group and choir at Woodside Heights.

Mrs. Trella is survived by a daughter, Bonnie Barros of Beacon Falls; a son, Donald Jay Trella of Noank; a brother, Andrew D’Andrea of Wolcott; four grandchildren, Anthony Barros, Michael Barros, Donald Jeremiah Trella and Brielle Trella; a great-granddaughter, Mya Marie Barros, and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday Aug. 3, 2016 at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony Roman Catholic Church, 4 Union City Road, Prospect. Entombment will be in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum in Waterbury. Calling hours will be held at the Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Road, Prospect on Tuesday Aug. 2, 2016 from 4 to 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Anthony Roman Catholic Church, 4 Union City Road, Prospect, CT 06712.

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