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Article Published January 3, 2019
Joyce Goglia Papero
North Branford

Joyce Goglia Papero, 77, of North Branford, beloved wife of Michael Papero, passed away on Dec. 21 in the MidState Medical Center.

She was the loving mother of Michele Papero of Branford and Lynn Calabrese of North Branford; the grandmother of Olivia and Nadia Calabrese; and the sister of Dr. Edward (Lois) Goglia of Hamden and the late David Goglia. Joyce was born in New Haven on Oct. 28, 1941, daughter of the late Edward and Anna Cerqua Goglia.

Arrangements in the care of the Porto Funeral Home, 234 Foxon Rd. (Rte. 80), East Haven. There will be no calling hours. Interment will be private. Sign Joyce’s guest book online at