Lucille A. Tarantino, 66

Lucille A. Tarantino, life-long resident of Cos Cob, passed away Saturday October 8. She was 66. Born February 2, 1950, in Greenwich, to Joseph and Sadie Cofone. She is the beloved wife of Philip Tarantino, the loving mother of Philip (Nancy) and John, cherished grandmother to Philip, Lorelei, and Joseph. She is also survived by her dear sister Marie Cofone and brother Richard Cofone (Nancy).

She Graduated from Greenwich High School in 1968. Lucille Devoted the last seven years to helping raise her grandchildren who she loved and adored. Lucille had the ability to brighten people’s day with her infectious smile and welcoming demeanor.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Susan G Komen Foundation, in memory of Lucille and in support of her son John’s effort to raise money in the support and research for breast cancer through his marathon running. (Click here)

To honor her life family and friends will gather Tuesday, Oct 11 from 4:00-8:00pm at Coxe & Graziano Funeral Home, 134 Hamilton Ave. Greenwich Tel. (203) 869-5968.

A mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, Oct 12 at 10:00am at St. Catherine of Siena in Riverside followed by entombment at St. Mary’s cemetery, Greenwich.