Obituary: Florence (Shumacher) Mastrogiannis


NAUGATUCK — Florence (Shumacher) Mastrogiannis, 83, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Aug.17, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

Florence was born on May 30, 1928 in Ansonia. She was retired from SNET where she worked as a telephone operator for many years.

She is survived by one son, George Mastrogiannis and his wife Christine Caruso of Woodside, N.Y.; her partner, Fred Perillo of Naugatuck; two sisters, Theo Hammack of Prospect and Margaret Lesiw of Virginia; four brothers, George Schumacher of Virginia, William Schumacher of Shelton, Robert Schumacher of California and Vincent Schumacher of Ansonia.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 3 p.m. at the Buckmiller Brothers Funeral Home, 82 Fairview Ave., Naugatuck. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Friends may call at the funeral home on Saturday afternoon from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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