Dolores Elaine Garofalo, age 87, passed away peacefully at the Milford Health Care Center on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Dolores was born on November 7, 1930 in New Haven, Connecticut to the late Dominic E. and Christine Massaro Garofalo.
A lifelong West Haven resident, Miss Garofalo worked as a Financial Secretary at Sigma XI, the scientific research company and in the alumni office at the University of New Haven until her retirement. Dolores loved to travel and loved her two dogs, Chelsea and Shotsie.
She will be sadly missed by her loving cousins; Patricia Roy, Barbara Cavallaro, Joyce DiLauro, Katie Massaro, her Goddaughter, Gean Brown and many family and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday August 20 11AM at Our Lady of Victory Church, 600 Jones Hill Road, West Haven. There will be calling hours at the Keenan Funeral Home, West Haven at 10AM prior to the mass. Interment to follow at Oak Grove Cemetery, West Haven.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105