Obituary: Josephine Distefano Rizza, 95, of Milford
Josephine Distefano Rizza, 95, of Milford, wife of the late Frank Rizza, died Nov. 21.
Born Nov. 15, 1920, to the late Salvatore and Celestina Leggio Distefano.
Survived by three children, Richard Rizza, Frank Rizza and MaryAnn Rizza Orlando; seven grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren.
Predeceased by a brother, George deStevens and a granddaughter.
Services: Monday, Nov. 30, 10:30 a.m., St. Mary Church, 70 Gulf St., Milford. Visiting hours: Sunday, Nov. 29, 4-8 p.m., Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad Street, Milford. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Buckingham Ave., Milford.
Memorial contributions: Alzheimer’s Association CT Chapter, 2075 Silas Deane Highway, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.