SOUTHBURY — Nancy (Bosch) Galasso, 77, of Southbury, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019 after a long illness. She was the wife of Bill Galasso.
Nancy was born December 23, 1941 in Hempstead, N.Y., the daughter of Gladys and John Bosch. She grew up in East Quogue, N.Y., and graduated from Westhampton Beach Senior High School. She attended Max M. Fisher College of Business before settling down to raise a family on Long Island, eventually moving to Connecticut.
Nancy was a legal secretary and then an administrative assistant for both Golf Digest and the Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce.
An avid scrapbooker and photographer, Nancy loved chronicling her life, especially her cherished times with family. Frequent trips and activities with her children and grandchildren provided ample material for her creative outlets, including digital photo albums that will keep the many good memories alive for her loved ones.
Nancy and her husband enjoyed taking road trips to both appreciate the scenery and points of interest along the way, as well as to spend quality time visiting family and friends for major life events such as the birth of grandchildren, weddings, family reunions and even the occasional NASCAR race.
She will be remembered for her unconditional love for and dedication to family and friends, as well as her religious faith, from which she drew great strength.
Besides her husband, she leaves her sister, Ellen Bonnet (Jim); her children, Susan Westine (Jeff), Wendy Baum (Margaret) and David Baum (Ashley); her stepsons, Peter Galasso (Christian) and Tom Galasso; her grandchildren, Alex, Morgan, Payton, Kyla, McKenna, Nicholas, Abby and Gracie; her niece, Michele Bonnet, and her nephew, Derek Bonnet.
Calling hours will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at Munson Lovetere Funeral Home, 235 Main St. North, Southbury. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday June 24, at Sacred Heart Church, 910 Main St. South, Southbury. Burial will be at a later date at the convenience of the family.
Per Nancy's wishes, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
To leave an online condolence, visit www.munsonloveterefuneralhome.com.