Monday, May 20, 2024


Celeste E. Soos, 91

Celeste E. Soos of Oxford, a former Westport resident and wife of the late Paul Soos, died June 19 at her home after a long and brave battle with Alzheimer’s. She was 91.

She was born in Westport on Sept. 23, 1926 and was the daughter of the late Roger and Domenica Renzulli.

A longtime resident of Westport, she was a full-time homemaker and mother and loved spending time with family and friends. She was a kind and gentle person loved by everyone who met her.

Survivors include one daughter: Patricia A. Soos of Oxford and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents she was predeceased by one son: Paul R. Soos, four step brothers: Charles, Sal, William and Joseph Gillardi and three stepsisters: Angelina Decola, Mary Festa and Philomina Vishnosky.

The family will receive friends on Friday, June 22 from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Harding Funeral Home, 210 Post Road East. Interment will follow in Assumption Cemetery, 73 Greens Farms Road.

Contributions in memory of Celeste in lieu of flowers may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at .

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