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Jennie M Smith Bernardo

April 8, 1924 - October 5, 2015

Burial Date October 10, 2015

6 to 8 pm Friday 10 – 9 – 15

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SMITH: Jennie Mary Smith, 91 of Waterford, entered eternal life on Oct. 5, 2015. She was born April 8, 1924 in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of the late Leonard and Angela (Bucci) Bernardo. She was united in marriage to Jerome A. Smith on Dec. 2, 1950 in New York City. Mr. Smith died Oct. 14, 1986. She retired from Chase Bank in New York City, moving to Waterford in 1985. She was a communicant of St. Joseph Church. Mrs. Smith taught Italian language at St. Joseph School in the evening for many years. She is survived by three nieces; Louise Smith of MA, Angeline Spinnato of Waterford and Deborah Anderson of OR. two nephews; Peter DiMaggio of Waterford and Richard Bernardo of New London. A great nephew, Jim Spinnato of Waterford. She was predeceased by three siblings, Katherine “Kay” DiMaggio, Frances DiMarco, and James Bernardo. Her family will receive relatives and friends on Friday from 6 to 8 pm at the Impellitteri-Malia Funeral Home, 84 Montauk Ave. New London. The funeral will assemble on Saturday at 9 am and proceed to a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in St. Joseph Church, New London. Entombment to follow, in St. Mary Cemetery-Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to St. Joseph School Endowment Fund, 17 Squire St. New London, CT 06320.


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