Giovanna Monteleone, 91, of Port Charlotte, Florida and formerly of Norwalk, CT, passed away Sunday, February 14, 2021 in Punta Gorda, Florida.
Giovanna was born to Gaetano and Erica Arena on May 9, 1929 in Italy. Giovanna was a loving mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother. She enjoyed cooking and singing Italian songs. She was a devout catholic but most of all her love for her family was her life. She will forever be missed by all who loved and knew her.
Survivors include her loving daughters, Maria (Larry) Efstathiades and Connie (John) Esposito; her sons, Antonio (Maryann) Monteleone, Gaetano (Gaetana) Monteleone and Joe (Kelly) Monteleone; her bothers, Rosario (Maria) Arena and Salvatore Arena; 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Dominic.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30AM, Saturday, February 20, 2021 at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church in Port Charlotte. Entombment will follow at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in Port Charlotte, FL.
Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel.