Ruth S. Pacchiana
November 7, 1934 – October 23, 2020
Ruth S. Pacchiana, 85, of Danbury, CT passed away on Friday October 23, 2020 at Danbury Hospital. She was the loving mother of Lawrence Pacchiana, Brookfield, CT.
Ruth was born in Yonkers, NY. She was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Smelovsky) Chach. She attended the Holy Trinity School in Yonkers, NY and graduated from the Blessed Sacrament Academy in Yonkers.
Ruth spent many years working at Zimstra Suits in the garment district. She was often asked to model clothes for the designers. Ruth worked and volunteered for many years at St Marguerite Bourgeoys Church in Brookfield, CT.
Ruth loved traveling the world. She loved her cruises on the QE2 and her flights on the Concorde. Ruth enjoyed fine dining and loved to cook while enjoying her favorite glass of wine.
She was predeceased by a brother, Frank Chach.
She is also survived by her brother Edward Chach, Southbury CT and sister-in-law Theresa Chach Brookfield, CT; her nephew Francis Chach and nieces, Elizabeth Chach, Cathy Rossman (Robert), Margaret Fedigan (Brian), Suzanne Garizio (John) and Kristin Chach. Ruth also is survived by her seven great nieces and nephews, Brad, Rene, Nikki, Chelsea, Justin, Gabrielle and John.
Private memorial services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in Ruth’s memory can be made to St Marguerite Bourgeoys Church 138 Candlewood Lake Rd Brookfield, CT or Knights of Columbus Council #11913, 138 Candlewood Lake Rd Brookfield, CT.
Funeral Services are Private