Angela V. Sharkey





Loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother


          MIDDLEBURY- Angela “Ann” (Fioravanti) Sharkey, 89, widow of John J. Sharkey passed away peacefully on December 26, 2018 after a short illness.

          Ann was born in Brooklyn, New York on November 27, 1929 to the late James and Victoria Fioravanti.  She retired from Waterbury Hospital Dietary Department. 

          Ann is survived by her daughter Judith Minervino and her husband Michael; her sons Steven Sharkey and his partner Michael Sexton of Florida, and Robert Sharkey and his partner Mally Sahrai of Washington.  She also leaves her daughter-in-law Linda Sharkey, widow of her son James P. Sharkey.  In addition she leaves her grandchildren: Michelle (Darren) Gasparri, Eric Sharkey, Jason (Rachel) Sharkey, Jessica Sharkey, Jackson Sharkey, and Allee Sharkey.

          She also leaves her great-grandchildren: Alyssa, Ashlei, Darren, Michaela, James and Madelyn.

          Ann was predeceased by her brother William Fioravanti and sisters Annette Diskant and Virginia Scialabba.

          Ann enjoyed her years at Woodside Heights with many friends, especially her “BFF” Adele.  She loved bingo and going to the casino.

          Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.  The Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow St., Waterbury is in charge of arrangements.

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