Obituary: Bette L. Morrissey

NAUGATUCK — Bette L. Morrissey, 95, the widow of James F. Morrissey, died peacefully on March 19, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Bette was born on Sept. 25, 1923 in Cushing, Okla., and she had worked for many years as an accountant. Bette moved to Connecticut from Houston, Texas, living in Torrington for four years and for the past five years in Naugatuck.

Bette is survived by her nephew, Richard Morrissey and his wife, Caroline, of Naugatuck. In addition to her husband and her parents, Bette was predeceased by her son, Ronald Morrissey.

Funeral services and burial will be private, and there are no calling hours. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Buckmiller Thurston Mengacci Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck.

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