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Green Funeral Home

57 Main St, Danbury, CT

OBITUARY

Virginia A. Gillotti

June 30, 1937November 4, 2019
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Virginia “Ginny” Gillotti, 82 years old, of New Fairfield, CT passed away at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday evening, November 4, 2019. She was the loving wife of 57 years to Michael J. Gillotti, Jr.

Ginny was born in Norwalk, CT daughter of the late Mary and Livingston Morehouse. She was predeceased by her brothers Sherman and John Morehouse. Ginny graduated from Staples High School in 1955 and went on to graduate from Central Connecticut College with a BA in Education in 1959.

Ginny was a loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and teacher. She taught in the Ridgefield Public School district and at Pooh’s Corner Nursery School in Danbury.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her three sons: Michael and daughter in law,Elizabeth,; David and daughter in law, Isabel; Patrick and daughter in law, Coleen. She is also survived by her grandchildren who she loved with all her heart: Michael Ryan and his fiancé, Sami; Joshua and his girlfriend, Sara; Emily; Brendan; Molly Rose; Kevin; Jillian; Jordan; and her great grandson: Mason. Ginny is also survived by her sister-in-law, Trudy Morehouse; niece, Kim (Cary) Staib,; nephew, Justin Morehouse; Aunt Virginia Stednitz and many relatives in Pennsylvania.

Ginny was a member of the St. Edwards Ladies Guild, Mom’s Morning Out, and the Funeral Hospitality Committee. She also volunteered for the New Fairfield Town Clerks Office as a checker at the polls during many local and national elections.

The Gillotti Family would like to thank JoAnne Libaio of Regional Hospice and all the other dedicated workers from Brightstar for all their help and caring of Ginny during this past year.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30am on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at St. Edward the Confessor’s Church, in New Fairfield. Burial will take place immediately following the Mass at Wooster Cemetery in Danbury, CT.

The family will receive friends from 4pm-7pm on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Ginny’s memory to Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western CT, 30 Milestone Road, Danbury, CT.

  • FAMILY

  • Ginny is survived by her husband; three sons: Michael and daughter in law,Elizabeth,; David and daughter in law, Isabel; Patrick and daughter in law, Coleen. She is also survived by her grandchildren who she loved with all her heart: Michael Ryan and his fiancé, Sami; Joshua and his girlfriend, Sara; Emily; Brendan; Molly Rose; Kevin; Jillian; Jordan; and her great grandson: Mason. Ginny is also survived by her sister-in-law, Trudy Morehouse; niece, Kim (Cary) Staib,; nephew, Justin Morehouse; Aunt Virginia Stednitz and many relatives in Pennsylvania.
  • DONATIONS

  • Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western CT

Services

  • Visitation Friday, November 8, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, November 9, 2019
  • Burial Saturday, November 9, 2019

Memories

Virginia A. Gillotti

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Brian Janesky

November 10, 2019

Hello Mickey and family I'm so sorry to hear about your loss I just found out this evening. May she rest in peace, God bless you and the family..

Donna Phillips

November 7, 2019

So sorry for the entire Gillotti's family loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers in this time of sadness. After viewing all of the photos there is no doubt that you all have beautiful memories of your mom to cherish and keep her spirit alive

Love from the Phillip's family

Frank and Dorothy Mizak

November 7, 2019

We will always remember Ginny. The wonderful times we spent together. Her intoxicating smile that never faded. Lovely memories of a wonderful person. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

Marisa Rogstad

November 6, 2019

I have such fond memories of Mrs. Gillotti as I grew up on Rita Drive. Such a sweet person. Please know you all will be in our prayers at this very difficult time. We are sending our deepest sympathy to the family.

Eileen Curran

November 6, 2019

Patrick, Coleen, Molly, Kevin and the entire Gillotti family - I am very sorry for your loss and am keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. She was fortunate to be surrounded by so much love from her beautiful family.

Linda Curran

November 6, 2019

We are so very sorry for your loss Patrick and Coleen and the whole family. Prayers for everyone

Jeanne Madden

November 6, 2019

Ginny was a wonderful, caring person and such a good friend when we lived in New Fairfield. So sorry that our friendship faded over the years. Our love and condolences to her beautiful family .

Maureen Gilmartin

November 6, 2019

I am so sorry about the passing of your Mom. We are keeping you all in our prayers.
Maureen, Kevin, Liam and Rowan

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