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Obituary: Patricia A. Torre, 76, Beloved Wife, Mother, Sister, Grandmother

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Mar 162017
 

Patricia Audrey O’Connell Torre, 76, of Orange and formerly of East Haven died peacefully March 11, 2017.

She passed away at home with her loving family at her side after a long illness.

Patricia was born in New Haven on August 15, 1940 to Timothy F. and Amy Manley O’Connell, Jr. She was employed for 20 years by the U.S. Treasury Department in New Haven prior to retirement.

She is survived by the love of her life and devoted husband, Anthony F. Torre, and sons Anthony F. (Stephanie) Torre Jr. of Short Hills NJ and John D. (Sara) Torre of Woodbury.

She also is survived by her sisters Joan Keil of Branford and Amy Moquet of Orange and her brother Timothy F. (Susan) O’Connell III of East Haven. Patricia was the proud grandmother to 6 loving grandchildren Jim, Kyle, Hannah, Jack, Ella and Eli Torre and was the matriarch to several nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her son, David T. Torre and sister Sharon O’Connell Sokolosky McRory.

Patricia’s love of family endures in all of us.The family has requested that interment be private.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford, CT 06405