Sunday, October 26, 2014
Anna Bennette Rossi of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Westport and Norwalk, died Oct. 24 at home. She was 86.
Born in Norwalk on April 25, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Angela (Zilembro) Bennette. She had been a resident of The Villages for 14 years.
Prior to retiring, she was employed by the Westport public school system as a cafeteria worker.
Survivors in addition to her husband of 48 years, Charles L. Rossi, include three daughters, LouAnne Benson of Milford, Debra Rossi of Watertown, and Charlene Rossi of Westport; one brother, Salvatore Bennette of Southbury; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
She was also predeceased by five brothers, Dominick, Anthony, John, Joseph A. Bennette Jr. William, and one sister, Lena Troncone.
A memorial service will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 11 a.m. in the Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road East. To leave an on line condolence, please visit http://www.harding.com.
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