Obituary: Loretta (Wilkas) Dalessio


NAUGATUCK — Loretta (Wilkas) Dalessio, 80, passed away peacefully at Wolcott View Manor on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018.

She was born in Middlebury on May 4, 1938, daughter of the late John J. Wilkas, Sr. and Sophie Wilkas. A longtime Naugatuck resident, Loretta was a Registered Nurse and former owner of the Eastview Manor Convalescent Home in Prospect.

She leaves her niece, Donna Wilkas; her three nephews, John, Joey and Jared Wilkas; and her beloved puppy, Tucker.

A private graveside service will be held at St. James Cemetery. The Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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