JEANNE MARIE (Chafee) PELLEGRINO, of East Hampton, CT entered eternal rest on April 8, 2023 after a long and beautiful life. She was the beloved wife of the late Michael L. Pellegrino. Born on January 14, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Teresa and Louis Worms. Jeanne worked as a secretary at the Marlee Co. in Stamford where she met her husband, Michael. They celebrated over 57 years of marriage and made their home in Stamford, CT. In 2017, Jeanne relocated to be near her family in East Hampton, CT. She was a member of The Church of St. Cecilia in Stamford, CT and The Piedmont Club in Darien, CT. Jeanne enjoyed a very active social life, loved to travel and keeping current on the lives and activities of family members. She was known for her unique ability to always make you feel special with her quick wit and generous compliments. She was pre-deceased by her sisters Olive A. Pelletti Lynch and Lillian M. Worms.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Village at South Farms for their care and support.
She will be missed and long remembered by her nephew and godson Joseph A. Pelletti (Virginia) of East Hampton, CT, their children Sharon Dufour (Michael), Janet Pelletti, and Joseph M. Pelletti (Lisa) and their grandchildren Jeffrey and Thomas Dufour, Jillian and Brandon Jarzabski, and Melina and Capriana Pelletti. Jeanne is also survived by her sister-in-law Laura Pellegrino and her children Lawrence, David, and Helen of Stamford and nephew Joseph Pellegrino (Jennifer) of Bridgeport.
Private funeral services will be held on Thursday April 13th at the Spencer Funeral Home 112 Main Street East Hampton, Ct. In Jeanne’s memory, please help make the world a better place with love and random acts of kindness.
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