Obituary: Johanna (Zielski) Morelli

Johanna (Zielski) Morelli
Johanna (Zielski) Morelli

MIDDLEBURY — Johanna (Zielski) Morelli, 93, widow of Joseph P. Morelli, passed away at Waterbury Hospital on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015.

Mrs. Morelli was born in Terryville, on Feb. 9, 1922, daughter of the late Anthony and Catherine (Krol) Zielski. She was a longtime Middlebury resident and had retired from Chase Brass and Copper after many years of service. Johnanna enjoyed reading, crossword puzzles and sewing.

She is survived by her two sons, Joseph F. Morelli and his wife, Judy, of Wolcott, Raymond Morelli and his wife, Mary Jane, of Waterbury; her sister, Monica Lucas of Middlebury; her nephews, Edward Lucas of Middlebury and Kenneth Lucas and his wife, Barbara, of Southington.

Her funeral will be held on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015 at 9:45 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, to Blessed Sacrament Church, Robbins Street, Waterbury, for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, East Main Street, Waterbury. Visitation will be held on Monday morning from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at the funeral home.

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