NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Patricia M. (Wityak) Gabani, 67, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, June 28, 2013 at her home. She was wife of Raymond C. Gabani.
Mrs. Gabani was born in Naugatuck on June 30, 1945, daughter of the late Mance and Stella (Adamski) Wityak. She was a longtime Naugatuck resident. Patricia attended Hop Brook Grammar School and was a graduate of Naugatuck High School Class of 1963. Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a receptionist at the Siemon Co. in Watertown, and other banking and accounting positions at Timex and other companies. She was a golfer, loved ballroom dancing, painting, and had a great passion for cooking. She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church.
Besides her husband and best friend of 44 years, she leaves a son, Craig R. Gabani of Naugatuck; her grandson, Brandon K. Gabani; and her sister, Diane Mulville and her husband, Ronald of Waterbury. She also leaves several nieces and nephews, Darren Adler, Heather Varrone, Tammy Hanson, and Lori Santopietro and her husband Frank of Oakville.
The family wishes to sincerely thank the staff of the Naugatuck police and EMS, who responded to the emergency call.
Her funeral will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 9:15 a.m. from the Naugatuck Valley Memorial/Fitzgerald Zembruski Funeral Home, 240 North Main St., Naugatuck, to St. Mary’s Church, 338 North Main St., Naugatuck for a mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Burial will follow in St. James Cemetery, Cross Street, Naugatuck. Calling hours will be held at the funeral home on Monday July 1, 2013 from 5 to 8 p.m.
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