Carla Boutote


WATERBURY — Carla Boutote, 52, of Waterbury, treasured fun-loving, vivacious and devoted sister, soul mate, favored aunt, cousin and friend, passed away peacefully at home after a recent illness on Monday, Dec. 12, 2022.

Carla was born March 21, 1970 in Waterbury, one of seven children of the late Gilbert and Mary (Walker) Boutote. Carla was a nurse’s aide before her retirement.

She brought joy and laughter to all who were blessed to know her.

A mischievous nature, infectious laugh and genuine love made her the favorite aunt. She was a great cook. Carla loved crime shows, Facebook, her soul mate Luigi and time with her big family of brothers and sisters. Her light will burn bright in their hearts.

Left to cherish her love and memory are Carla’s soul mate Luigi Iasevoli of Waterbury; brothers and sisters, Will Boutote of Waterbury, Gil Boutote and wife Phyllis of Oakville, Diana Davino of Florida, and Brian Boutote and wife Debbie of Wolcott; her sister-in-law Mev Boutote of Wolcott; as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She also leaves her “best friend,” her cat Pepper.

Carla was predeceased by her brother Rick Boutote, and sister Judy Angelicola.

Friends and family were invited to visit with Carla’s family on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Prospect Memorial/The Palmerie Family Funeral Home, 122 Waterbury Road, Prospect.

A celebration of Carla’s life service was to begin at 7 p.m.

Burial was to be private and at the convenience of the family.

Prospect Memorial/The Palmerie Family Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Boutote family. For information or to share a favorite memory, photo or your words of comfort, please visit

In lieu of flowers, if you so desire, in keeping with Carla’s love of animals, memorial donations may be made to the Connecticut Humane Society or an animal rescue charity of your choice.