Gladys June Jacobucci, 92, passed away peacefully at home in Stamford, on Sunday, July 10, 2022 surrounded by her loved ones. Gladys was born on November 8, 1929 in Yonkers, NY.
She moved to Stamford in 1966 with her husband and daughters, and has resided in the same home since.
Gladys had a passion for cooking, decorating and knitting. She made beautiful sweaters and blankets for family and friends, which became her trademark. She even taught knitting classes for continuing education. Gladys enjoyed many wonderful years vacationing at her home in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. She loved dining at restaurants, entertaining friends, seeing shows and spending time with her great grandchildren and beloved dog Lucy.
Gladys worked at JM Wright Technical school for 20 years as a financial clerk until her retirement in 2009.
Gladys is predeceased by her husband of 55 years Edward Jacobucci, her daughter Linda Pariello, and son in law Patrick Reilly.
She is survived by her daughter Cheryl Reilly of Stamford, son in law Richard Pariello of Stamford, her granddaughters, Tara Hibbitts (Ryan) of Wilton, Jessica Cree (Jon) of Stamford, and her 4 great grandchildren, Logan, Jocelyn, Jameson and Harper.
Family and friends may call at the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Ave., Stamford, on Monday July 18, 2022 from 9:30- 11:30 am. Interment will be held privately at St. John’s RC Cemetery, Darien.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Glady’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105
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