NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Kristin Lee (Barra) Valentin, 27, of 284 North Main St.,
passed away on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 unexpectedly at Waterbury Hospital. She was wife of Jesse Valentin.
Kristin was born in Waterbury on Sept. 12, 1983, daughter of John and Roberta (Fitzgerald) Barra of Naugatuck. She was a graduate of Naugatuck High School and was currently attending Phoenix Community College. She resided in Naugatuck for 14 years and had worked at Waterbury Hospital for several years. She was a loving mother who enjoyed spending time with her family. Kristin enjoyed camping and her pets.
Besides her husband and parents of Naugatuck, she leaves a son, Jesse Valentin, Jr. and a daughter Aliyah Valentin, both of Naugatuck; maternal grandparents, Robert and Jean Fitzgerald of Waterbury; father- and mother-in-law, Russell and Irish Romano of Torrington; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Nicholas and Tina Barra.
A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, Jan. 30, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 318 Church St., Naugatuck. Friends are asked to meet directly at the church at 10:45 a.m. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
To send an on-line condolence, visit www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.