Antoinette Aparo Cannata

Antoinette (Aparo) Cannata, 87, of Glastonbury, CT, passed away on November 4, 2017, at Hartford Hospital. Antoinette was born March 20, 1930, in New Britain, CT, and was the daughter of the late Alfred and Lillian (Coco) Aparo.  She lived most of her life in Glastonbury and the last three years in Marlborough.  Antoinette was predeceased by her husband of 55 years, John C. Cannata, who died April 28, 2009. She graduated from New Britain High School and attended Central Connecticut State University. Antoinette was employed as an Administrative Assistant at CBT/Fleet Bank for many years before retiring in 1995. Antoinette leaves behind her beloved son, John Cannata of Marlborough, CT; her brother Ronald Aparo and his wife Patricia of Denton, TX; her niece Karen Aparo of Orlando, FL; nephew Roger Aparo of Orlando FL; and sister-in-law Beverly Aparo of Florida.  In addition she leaves several cousins and family friends. Beside her husband and parents, Antoinette was predeceased by her brothers, Philip Aparo (1993) of St. Cloud, FL and Robert Aparo (2014) of Glastonbury, CT.  There are no calling hours.  Relatives and friends are invited to join the family, before the mass of Christian Burial for Antoinette, which will be celebrated on Friday, November 10, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at Saint Dunstan Church, 1345 Manchester Road, Glastonbury, CT. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, 1318 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury, CT. Antoinette would like to thank her good friends, Joyce Schultz, Jackie Greer, Mike Muller and her beloved cousins, Joanne & Dave Wierbicki, and Diane Grasso, for all their kindness and affection throughout the years. The family of Antoinette would like to thank the Team at Hartford Hospital; especially Christina, Katrina, Pat and Amy for their exceptional care and compassion. Memorial Donations, in Antoinette’s name, may be made to: The Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation, 282 Washington St., Hartford, CT. 06106.  For online condolences please visit