Mary Alice May, 90, a lifelong Stamford resident, passed away peacefully on April 5, 2023 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Mary was born in Stamford on June 11, 1932 to the late William J. and Mary Alice Dennihan May.
Mary Alice worked as a nurse at St. Joseph’s Hospital, in Stamford, for over 44 years. Mary Alice always loved being with her family and friends. In earlier years, she also loved to travel with her family and friends. She was a kind hearted woman and will truly be missed by all of us.
Mary is survived by her brother, Owen W. May and his wife Rosemary, of Florida, her nephew Timothy May, of Florida, her niece Deborah Giangrande and her husband Stephen, of Essex, CT, her great niece Sara Shepherd, her husband Kevin, great great nephew, Mac of Essex, CT her great nephew, Stephen Thomas Giangrande and his wife Colleen, of Deep River, CT. Mary’s extended family, Eleanor Gagnon, Carolyn, Rita, Rosemary, Margie, Willie and Angelo, also survive.
Besides her parents, Mary is predeceased by her sister-in-law Sara May and her nephew John May.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 15, 2023 at 10:30 AM at St. Cecilia RC Church, 1184 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT. Interment will follow at St. John Cemetery, Darien, CT. There will be no calling hours. The Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford, CT is honored to assist the family with the arrangements.
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