Tuesday, October 19, 2021




Toni Ventura passed away June 26 at her son’s home with her family by her side. Toni was born May 28, 1942 in New Haven the daughter of Major Santo and Natalie Veltri of New Port Richey, FL.

She wass predeceased by her loving husband Anthony R. Ventura. Toni was the loving mother to Eddy Ventura and his wife, Roberta Ventura of Torrington. She was the loving grandmother to Dylan Joseph Sanford; and also leaves behind three adored step grandchildren, Joshua, Jeremy, Jasmine; and three great-grandchildren, Julian, Dominik and Eli. She also leaves her wonderful nieces and nephews who she dearly loved; and her special friend of 50 years, Maria Defelice.

We celebrate Toni’s life knowing she had a deep love for her family and a huge heart that showed while volunteering her time to various charities over the years.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated June 30 at St. George Church, Guilford with interment in Alderbrook Cemetery. The Hawley Lincoln Memorial, 1315 Boston Post Rd., Guilford was in charge of arrangements. To sign the online guestbook please hawleylincolnmemorial.com.

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