Mary DellaGioia Muzyka age 88 of Stratford the beloved mother of Kathleen M. Williams passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side.

Mary was born on October 7, 1924 in Providence, Rhode Island and was the daughter of the late Antonio and Leonarda Intonte DellaGioia.

She was a retired waitress and co-proprietor of the former Piedmont Restaurant in Stratford.

In addition to her devoted daughter Kathleen of Stratford, she is also survived by two brothers, Michael DellaGioia and wife June of Milford, Joseph DellaGioia of Stratford, three grandchildren, Jordan, Andrea, Nicholas, one great granddaughter and several nieces and nephews.

She was also predeceased by her son, Michael J. Muzyka and sister, Laura Cannata.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday Sept. 17, 2013 at 10:00 AM in Christ Episcopal Church 2000 Main Street Stratford officiated by Rev. Ellen Tillotson. Friends may call at the Galello-Luchansky Funeral Home 2220 Main Street Stratford on Monday from 4 - 7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, those who so desire may contribute to: American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma, OK 73123-1718 or Alzheimer’s Foundation of America 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor New York, NY 10001.

To celebrate a life please visit us at www.galellofuneralhome.com.