In Branford September 12, 2005, Helen S. “Dolly” Ranalli Allen, wife of Norman E. Allen of 19 Helen Rd., Branford.
Sister of Vito Ranalli of Bridgeport, Josephine Cinquanta, Clara Cinquanta, Daniel Ranalli and Frank Ranalli all of Branford, and George Ranalli of East Haven. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, and great-great-nieces and nephews.
She was born in New Haven March 9, 1936, daughter of the late Venanzio and Sebastiana Almondo Ranalli, and was a communicant of St. Mary Church. She worked in the benefits office for SNET for 39 years until her retirement, and she was a member of the VFW Auxiliary in Guilford, and the SNET Pioneers.
Funeral from the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Branford Wednesday morning at 9:30 with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary Church at 10:00. Burial in St. Agnes Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday (TODAY) from 4 – 8 PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Branford Hills Health Care Center Memorial Fund, 189 Alps Rd., Branford 06405, or the American Cancer Society, New England Division, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
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