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Theresa "Daisy" Volpe Foster, 96, of New Haven passed away April 25, 2013 in New York City. Mother of Forest Foster and his wife Ruth Lippin of New York City and Doreen Merante of New Haven. Grandmother of Francis and Robert Merante, Jaime Nardecchia, Rachel and Jesse Foster. Also survived by 4 great grandchildren. Born in Altoona, PA, December 6, 1916 she was the daughter of the late Felix and Annunziata Volpe. She was predeceased by sisters, Mary Guida and Edith Costelli and brothers Anthony, Larry and Andrew Volpe. Prior to her retirement Daisy worked for Grand Apizza of New Haven for many years. Her funeral procession will leave the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 234 Foxon Rd. (Rte 80) East Haven Monday morning at 9:00. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Pompeii Church at 9:30. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. Friends may call SUNDAY from 4:00-6:00 PM. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Assn., 2075 Silas Deane Hwy., Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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