NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Lynn P. (Austin) Panaroni, 67, of Caitlin Circle, Naugatuck, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 at Waterbury Hospital after a brief illness. She was the wife of Frank L. Panaroni.
Mrs. Panaroni was born in Bridgeport on June 13, 1945, a daughter of the late Kenneth and Mary Kathleen (Williams) Austin. She grew up in Milford and moved to Seymour where she lived for 26 years. She most recently resided in Naugatuck. She worked at various pediatrician offices as a medical secretary retiring in 2007.
Besides her husband, she leaves her daughter, Donna DeSantis of Wolcott; her beloved grandsons, Ryan “Scootch” Austin and Evan Austin both of Wolcott.
Her funeral service will be held on Monday, Sept. 10 at 9:30 a.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck. Burial will follow in Kings Highway Cemetery, Milford. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Defenders of Wildlife, P.O. Box 1553, Merrifield, VA 22116-1553.
To send an online condolence, please www.naugatuckvalleymemorial.com.