NORWALK, Conn. – Giuseppina Mercuri of Norwalk died Nov. 23 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York. She was 76.
Mercuri was born March 25, 1936, in Lamezia Tierme, Calabria, Italy, where she was a caregiver for her sisters and brother. In 1971, she and her husband moved to the U.S. with their three children and lived in Norwalk.
She is survived by her husband, Giuseppe; three children, Gino Mercuri, Vincenzo (Caterina) Mercuri and Concetta (Francecso) Cerra; a brother, Giuseppe Mastroianni; two sisters, Maria Longo and Francesca Gigliotti; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces. She was predeceased by a sister, Anna Bonaddio.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Magner Funeral Home in Norwalk. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Norwalk. Burial will follow at St. John Cemetery.
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