Julia Piazza

Obituary of Julia Giampaolo Piazza

Trumbull Resident Julia Giampaolo Piazza from Trumbull, born on March 22, 1917, died on March 22, 2007 on her 90th birthday. Julia was born in Bridgeport to the late John and Julia Abbenante Giampaolo. She graduated from Central High School in 1934 and worked for Kays Department Store before becoming supervisor of F.W. Woolworth at the Trumbull Shopping Park for 22 years. She retired from Woolworths at the age of 62. She is survived by her sons, Joseph Piazza and wife, Barbara of Belvedere, CA, John Piazza and his wife, Marilyn of Winston-Salem, NC, five grandchildren, David, Matthew, Jonathan, Dr. Michael and his wife, Wendy, and Joy; three great grandchildren, Rachel, Anthony, and Zachary, and many wonderful nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. She will be greatly missed by both her loving family and longtime friends of 50 years, Lucille and Angelo Memoli, and her devoted caregiver, Laverne Gayle. She was pre-deceased by her wonderful husband of 62 years, Anthony Frank Piazza, and her granddaughter, Lauren Catherine Piazza, four brothers, Nicholas, Frank, John and Charles; three sisters Viola Elliano, Amelia Kunkel and Elizabeth Castaldo. Julia was the last of a wonderful, loving family. Funeral Information Funeral services will take place on Saturday, March 31, 2007 at 9 a.m. in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull, and at 10 a.m. in St. Theresa Church, Trumbull, for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Friends may call on Friday, March 30, 2007 from 4 to 8 p.m. Donations Information In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice at Home, c/o the Trumbull Hospice Team, 40 Lindeman Dr., Trumbull, CT 06611.
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