Shirley M. (Johnson) Gaetano

Shirley M. (Johnson) Gaetano

SEYMOUR — Shirley M. (Johnson) Gaetano, age 92, of Seymour, previously of Oxford, was reunited with her beloved husband, the late Joseph Gaetano, on Wednesday, October 6, 2021.

Born on October 11, 1928, in Derby, she was the daughter of the late Ezra and Bertha (Wooster) Johnson.

A retired nurse assistant, Shirley was known for her kindness and helpfulness. 

She was very artistic and loved coloring and painting, as well as cooking. 

Above all else though, family was most important to her and she enjoyed times spent together.

Survivors include her loving daughter, Linda Verme and her husband, Frank of North Haven; daughter-in-law, Donna Gaetano; four cherished grandchildren, Paul, Christopher, Joseph and Jonathan, as well as nine adored great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband Joseph, she was predeceased by her loving son, Carmen Gaetano.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

The Ralph E. Hull Funeral Home, Seymour, is in charge of arrangements. 

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