Jennie Caleca, 98, of Danbury, beloved wife of the late Nicholas Caleca, passed away peacefully at Danbury Hospital, on Sunday, October 13, 2013.
Jennie was born in New York City, daughter of the late Michael and Frances Accomando. She was the Matriarch of the family. A loving and giving person, she was the shining source of joy to her family, friends and everyone who knew her for all of her 98 years.
She leaves her niece Joan Gallagher, her grand-nieces Kerry Ann Gallagher and Suzanne Silbergleit and their families including great grand-nieces Rian and Samantha and great grand-nephews Henry and Eli. She was predeceased by her niece Carol Finn.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church, Danbury, on Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow at St. Peter Cemetery. Friends may call at the Green Funeral Home, 57 Main St., Danbury, on Thursday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.