Mary Verrilli Panuzio, age 92, of Bridgeport, a retired banking loan officer, died Friday, August 20, 2004, in Milford Hospital. Born in Bridgeport on October 17, 1911, she was a daughter of the late Domenico and Carmella Donofrio Verrilli. Mrs. Panuzio was a graduate of the former Booth and Bayliss Business School. She was pre-deceased by her husband, Frank L. Panuzio, Sr., a son, Frank Panuzio, Jr., a brother, Dominic Verrilli, four sisters, Dora Verrilli, Edith Verrilli, Jean Verilli and Lucille Panuzio and a brother-in-law, Silver Panuzio. She will be fondly remembered as a loving grandmother/mother by her granddaughter, Nicole Panuzio and her companion, Jeffrey Carofano of Stratford. She is also survived by her cherished great grandchildren, Raven Marie, Tiffany Jean and Dominic Gene and a daughter-in-law, Ann Panuzio.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, August 23, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. in Holy Rosary Church, Bridgeport. Interment will follow in St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford. Friends and relatives may call on Monday morning from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. at the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull.