Obituary: Emilia Longo

Emilia Longo

NAUGATUCK — Emilia “Millie” Longo, 92, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012 at Abbott Terrace Health Center in Waterbury. She was the wife of the late Felix Longo who passed away in 1981.

Mrs. Longo was born Oct. 15, 1920 in Waterbury, the daughter of the late Frank and Cacilda (Borges) Coelho.

She is survived by her three daughters, Janet Papallo of Naugatuck, Patricia Stigliani of Poway, Calif., and Susan Gallino and her husband Peter of Naugatuck; her six grandchildren Lisa Papallo, Laurene Soper, Shelley Perlini, Peter, Bryan and Todd Gallino; 14 great-grandchildren as well as her brothers-in-law, Joe Marino and John Lugaresi.

She is predeceased by her sons-in-laws, William Stigliani and Thomas Papallo; her siblings Jack, George, Alfred, Domenic and David Coelho, Laura Marino, Anna Lugaresi.

Mrs. Longo’s family would like to thank the caregivers at Abbott Terrace Health Center for their continued compassion and care during her time at Abbott Terrace.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012 at 4 p.m. at the Alderson Funeral Home of Naugatuck, 201 Meadow St. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 3 p.m. until the time of the service.

Memorial contribution may be made to the Abbott Terrace Health Center Recreation Department, 44 Abbott Terrace Waterbury, CT 06702.

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