Rita (Garrity) Mallon




          WATERBURY- Rita (Garrity) Mallon, 93, of Waterbury, died on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Meridian Manor surrounded by her family. She was the widow of Charles Mallon.

          Mrs. Mallon was born in Waterbury, August 5, 1925 daughter of the late Frank and Margaret (Nash) Garrity.

          Mrs. Mallon was a lifelong Waterbury resident having graduated from St. Mary’s Grammar School and Waterbury Catholic High School.          

          She loved spending time with her family and was a parishioner of St. Leo the Great Church.

          Mrs. Mallon is survived by her 3 children, Rosemary Legge and her husband Tom of Waterbury, Charles F. Mallon and his wife Janice of Conway, SC and Peggy D’Angelo of Waterbury, 5 grandchildren, 8 greatgrandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by 4 brothers and 1 sister.

          The Mallon family would like to thank the staff at Meridian Manor and Vitas Hospice Care for the care that they provided to Rita.

          Funeral will be held on Monday, December 10, 2018 at 10 a.m. from the Murphy Funeral Home, 115 Willow Street to St. Leo the Great Church, 15 Bentwood Drive for a Mass at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m.

          Memorial contributions may be made to; Maryknoll Sisters, P.O. Box 317, Maryknoll, NY 10545-9914.

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