BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Donna Forte Puccio, 68, of Bridgeport, beloved wife of Anthony Puccio, passed away on Monday, Aug. 17 in St. Vincent's Medical Center.
Born in Bridgeport on June 6, 1947, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Maria DeSarli Forte. Mrs. Puccio was a clerk and cashier with both the Tax Collector's Office and the Building Department with the City of Bridgeport for over 30 years.
She had a love for ceramics, QVC shopping and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great granddaughter. In addition to her husband of 51 years, Anthony, survivors include four daughters, Laurie Kramer and her husband Scott of Oxford, Carol Rousseau and her husband Richard of Stratford, Donna Aiello and her husband Raymond of Stratford and Kimberly (Puccio) Dailey of West Haven, six grandchildren, Danielle, Maria (Mike), Richard, Noelle, Matthew and Michelle, two great grandchildren, Liliana and Gabriel as well as a son-in-law, Kenneth Dailey of Northford. She was pre-deceased by a granddaughter, Marissa Argueta and her sister, Carol Forte.
Friends are invited to meet directly in St. Andrew Church in Bridgeport for a Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, Aug. 20 at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Trumbull. Family and friends may call on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at The Abriola Parkview Funeral Home in Trumbull.
In recognition of Donna being a 18 year breast cancer survivor, those desiring may make memorial contributions in lieu of flowers to Swim Across the Sound – Breast Cancer Programs, 2800 Main St., Bridgeport, CT 06606. To leave an online condolence, visit www.abriola.com.
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