Antoinette B. Bocchetta, 95, a longtime resident of Stamford passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 24, 2022 at Fairfield County Hospice House in Stamford. She was born in Greenwich on September 3, 1926 to the late Vincenzo and Antonina Biase She lived there until marriage.
In addition to her parents and four siblings, Antoinette was predeceased by her husband of 68 years, Ralph M. Bocchetta on April 28, 2017.
Antoinette is survived by her loving daughters, Janice Matthews of Stamford, Diane and John Apicelli of Norwalk, and Tina and Ken Riordan of Norwalk; sons, Robert and Karen Bocchetta of Florida, David and Sally Bocchetta of Norwalk, and Steven Bocchetta of Stamford; her adopted daughter, Jane Holt of Stamford; 15 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Family and friends may call at Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 from 4:00-8:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Bridget of Ireland RC Church, 278 Strawberry Hill Avenue, Stamford on Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 11:00 AM. A funeral procession will be leaving the church for Interment at Queen of Peace Cemetery, Stamford.
The family requests that donations be made in Antoinette’s memory to Hospice House-Fairfield County, 1 Den Road, Stamford, CT 06902 or to the Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County, 461 Glenbrook Road, Stamford, CT 06906
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