STAMFORD, Conn. -- Lifelong Stamford resident Henrietta Lucy Crocco died on Thursday, Jan. 7. She was 107.
Born in Stamford in 1908, Crocco was a textile pattern and sample maker with various companies in New York City as a young woman. Later, she worked for Bloomingdale's of Stamford as a personalized stationary specialist for 30 years.
She is survived by her siblings -- all in Stamford — Gloria Kapteina, Joseph Interlandi and his wife Irene, Anne Carlucci, Raymond Interlandi; and several nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, grand-nephews, great-grand-nieces and great-grand-nephews.
She was predeceased by her parents, Michael and Anna Sabatina Interlandi; sisters Concetta Pirri, Mary Conca, Sara Arcano, Angela Pirre, Corinne C. Pace and Clara Interlandi; and brothers Salvo, Michael and Sebastian Interlandi.
Calling hours will be held from 10 to 11a.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, at the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Ave., Stamford. A procession will be leaving the funeral home at 11 a.m., for an 11:30 a.m. Mass at St. Mary's Church, 566 Elm St. Interment will follow at Queen of Peace Cemetery, also in Stamford.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Autism Society of America, 4340 East-West Highway, Ste. 350, Bethesda, MD 20814, or by clicking here.
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