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“My deepest sympathy and condolences to all Louisa's loved ones. Luisa was a force of nature, one of the greatest citizens in the history of our...Read More »
1 of 28 | Posted by: Ben Minichino - Middlebury, CT

“Rosa: What an amazing inspiration your mother was - and you too! My deepest condolences. Love, Analis Quintman ”
2 of 28 | Posted by: Analis Quintman - Hamden, CT

“My father's family, The Chiaramonte Family, owned the building at 476 Chapel Street which housed Lucibello's Pastry Shop and Chapel Shoe 'Repair. My...Read More »
3 of 28 | Posted by: Teresa (Chiaramonte)Gerard - CT

“Dear Rosa, My deepest condolences on the loss of your amazing mother, Luisa was a force of nature, and she did a magnificent job representing New...Read More »
4 of 28 | Posted by: Katherine(Katie) Miller - Rome, GA

“Luisa was a mentor to many, well respected and a strong presence in the Wooster Square area, she will be missed by many.my sincere condolences. ”
5 of 28 | Posted by: Ann Marie Scarpellino - Branford, CT

“Dear Rosa ,sorry for your loss , I've listened to great endless stories about your mom from one of New Haven's "finest" Historians ,Brian McGrath...Read More »
6 of 28 | Posted by: Mary Wadley - New Haven, CT

“No greater love has any mother ever known! Luisa will live as long as any of us walk in her footsteps and advocate for that in which we believe. She...Read More »
7 of 28 | Posted by: Lindy Lee Gold - New Haven, CT

“Rosa and Stanley sorry for the loss of your mom. I have so many great memories spending time with the family on Wooster st. She will be missed very...Read More »
8 of 28 | Posted by: Paul Violano

“Rosa, please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of Luisa. She was a great leader and a real champion for the community. I remember fondly...Read More »
9 of 28 | Posted by: John Sepulveda - Chantilly, VA

“When I was young I remember my father ,Dr Frank Anastasio, speaking highly of Luisa. They were good friends back in the days. My deepest condolences...Read More »
10 of 28 | Posted by: Frances Palumbo - Northford, CT

“Dear Rosa & Family, Our deepest sympathy. You learned so many wonderful lessons from your wonderful mother and I see you work so very, very hard...Read More »
11 of 28 | Posted by: Mary & Bob C. - P, CT

“Deepest condolence on the passing of your great motherSending prayersSal and Remy Amadeo ”
12 of 28 | Posted by: Remy Amadeo - New Haven, CT

“Rosa: Luisa was a fine role mother and wife.Also,she was a friend to many and will be missed and rembered.Sorry I am not able to at the services,...Read More »
13 of 28 | Posted by: A friend

“Our deepest sympathy to you Rosa. Your mother helped so many Italians that came here and one of the them was our family. I remember her coming to...Read More »
14 of 28 | Posted by: A friend

“Rosa and Family,Our deepest prayers and sympathy.Luisa used to visit the East HavenSenior Center. She would speak to somany of old friends and make...Read More »
15 of 28 | Posted by: Jan Lougal - East Haven, CT

“Rosa, Stan & family, My thoughts are with you during this difficult time. Despite Luisa's long life, losing your mom is quite an ordeal. Her...Read More »
16 of 28 | Posted by: Nancy McCormack - Branford, CT

“Rosa and family - our deepest sympathies on the loss of one of the greatest people ever lived in New Haven. Luisa has always been a household name...Read More »
17 of 28 | Posted by: Brian Donohue - Guilford, CT

“Very sorry to learn of Luisa's passing. I can remember many dinners where we sat together and had wonderful conversation. Condolences to the family. ”
18 of 28 | Posted by: Larry Lazaroff - North Haven, CT

“i have several fond memories of Luisa: a delicious bowl of pasta; some wise advice ( and some advice with a wise crack!), and her determination. When...Read More »
19 of 28 | Posted by: Deidra Ierardi - Farmington, CT

“Luisa, Bev C. and Harvey worked so hard to make sure that Wooster Square would always be the most vibrant, most diverse and most beautiful...Read More »
20 of 28 | Posted by: Ruth Koizim - New Haven, CT

“Rosa, Stan, and family,My thoughts and prayers are with you all. While I did not know your mother, Luisa, I have heard many times from John Wilhelm...Read More »
21 of 28 | Posted by: Fr. Clete Kiley - Chicago, IL

“Dear Rosa , Words alone cannot begin to express our deepest sympathy for your loss. Your mother leaves behind many wonderful memories which you will...Read More »
22 of 28 | Posted by: Sal, Bernie and Joe Garibaldi - CT

“Condolences to the family on the passing of this great New Haven institution! Her model of public service will never be forgotten. ”
23 of 28 | Posted by: Victor Fasano - New Haven, CT

“Rosa and all the families, our deepest sympathy.Jane and Honoria. ”
24 of 28 | Posted by: Jane Beirne McGuire - CT

“Dear Rosa, There are so many fond memories if your Mom:helping me with the House Walking Tour of Wooster Square for the YWCA Capital Fund Drive, her...Read More »
25 of 28 | Posted by: Frances Calzetta - Branford, CT

“Dear Rosa and Family,I extend to you, all of the Canestri family, and the Coppolas my sincere sympathy at the loss of your mom. This loss is one that...Read More »
26 of 28 | Posted by: Michael Pace - Phoenix, AZ

“Dear Rosa, You have done so much for the citizens of CT. & now I see where your determination comes from. Your Mom did a great job bringing up a...Read More »
27 of 28 | Posted by: Regina Caschetto - Trumbull, CT

“I am extending my condolences to the family and friends of. May the entire family find peace in knowing that God cares for you and your family and...Read More »
28 of 28 | Posted by: TB

Luisa was born on December 24, 1913 and passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

Luisa was a resident of New Haven, Connecticut at the time of passing.

Luisa's Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 16, 2017 at St. Michael's Church, 29 Wooster Place, New Haven.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations in Luisa's memory be made to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.