Obituary: Odette (Champagnat) Classey


WOLCOTT — Mrs. Odette (Champagnat) Classey 79, of 1 Grandview Ave., passed away on Friday, Dec. 2, at St. Mary’s Hospital after a brief illness. She was the wife of Henry F. Classey.

Mrs. Classey was born in Paris, France on Aug. 22, 1932, daughter of Marie Champagnat. She was a resident of Wolcott for over 45 years. She, along with her husband, owned and operated Classey Overhead Doors for many years.

Besides her husband, she leaves a son Allen Bodros of North Carolina; a stepson
Michael Classey and his wife Lauren of Beacon Falls; and several grandchildren
and step grandchildren.

Calling hours for Mrs. Classey will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald-Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

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