Eileen Torrenti

Eileen Carney Torrenti

1940 - 2018

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Obituary of Eileen Torrenti

Eileen (Carney) Torrenti, age 78, of Old Saybrook passed away peacefully on Monday, June 4, 2018 at the Essex Meadows Health Center in Essex. Eileen was the beloved wife of John J. Torrenti, Jr. She was born in Bronx, New York on January 18, 1937 the daughter of the late Martin and Margaret Carney. Eileen was a graduate of Saint Mary’s Hospital School of Nursing in Hoboken, New Jersey. Following her graduation she was a devoted operating room and emergency room nurse at Misericordia Hospital in New York City. Eileen retired in 1994 from nursing after a career of over 33 years as a nurse with the Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley in Centerbrook. She loved to travel, visiting Bermuda many times, and enjoyed trips to Hawaii, Vermont, and Colonial Williamsburg. Eileen also enjoyed traveling to New York City to attend Broadway shows and the opera at The Metropolitan. She especially enjoyed cooking and entertaining for her many friends and family. Eileen will forever be remembered as a kind and gentle person. Besides her husband John, Eileen leaves her sisters, Margaret C. Mannix, of Farmington, and Patricia C. Egan, of Boston, MA, her brother-in- law, Richard J. Torrenti and his wife Sharon, of Old Lyme and their sons, Matthew and James Torrenti. Visitation will be held at the Robinson, Wright & Weymer Funeral Home, 34 Main Street in Centerbrook on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 10:00AM at Christ the King Church, 1 McCurdy Road in Old Lyme. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery, Sheffield Street in Old Saybrook. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Eileen’s name to the Visiting Nurses of the Lower Valley Inc., 61 Main Street, Suite #5, Centerbrook, CT 06409 or to the American Parkinson Disease Association, Connecticut Chapter, P.O. Box 718, Old Mystic, CT 06372. To view Eileen’s full obituary, share a memory of her, or send a condolence to her family please visit www.rwwfh.com  

 

Thursday
7
June
Visitation
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Robinson, Wright & Weymer Funeral Home
34 Main Street
Centerbrook, Connecticut, United States
860-767-8000
Friday
8
June
Mass of Christian Burial
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, June 8, 2018
Christ the King Church
1 McCurdy Road
Old Lyme, Connecticut, United States
860-767-8000
Friday
8
June
Burial
11:30 am
Friday, June 8, 2018
Riverside Cemetery
Sheffield Street
Old Saybrook, Connecticut, United States