Janice A. Rossi
Formerly of Wolcott
Waterbury – Janice A. Rossi, 81, passed away unexpectedly of a broken heart on Monday, June 10, 2019. Just 30 days after the death of her husband, Paul M. Rossi, Sr., of 60 years.
Janice was born in Waterbury, on August 14, 1937 to Henry and Martha (Kuhn) Dufresne. Janice married the love of her life in 1958 and together raised four boys. She loved flowers, tending to her garden, and was a proud homemaker. Janice found great joy in caring for her family.
Janice is survived by her four sons, Paul M.Rossi Jr., and his wife, Cindy of Wolcott; Mark Rossi of Gloucester, MA; Michael Rossi of Lancaster, SC.; and Jeffery Rossi, and his wife, Tracey of Southington; and her 4 grandchildren, Ryan, Kaitlynn, Michael, and Jessica Rossi; her siblings, Walter Dufresne; Martha Ricciardi; and Edna Dufresne; and many nieces and nephews.
Including her husband, Paul, Janice was predeceased by her siblings, Virginia Dufresne; Henry Dufresne; and Robert Dufresne.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday, June 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Woodtick Memorial, 420 Woodtick Road, Wolcott. A funeral home service will be held at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Woodtick Cemetery.