|Birth: ||Apr. 22, 1919|
Puerto Rico, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 13, 2011|
New Haven County
WATERBURY — Anna J. Malave, 93, of Wolcott St., died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011, at Saint Mary's Hospital after a brief illness. She was the widow of Tomas Morales Burgos. Mrs. Malave was born April 22, 1919, in Puerto Rico, the daughter of the late Eladio and Matilde (Rodriguez) Malave.
While living in Puerto Rico, she worked as a registered nurse and continued in the health care profession in the United States as a home health care aide when she moved to the area in 1980. Anna was a very spiritual individual who enjoyed spending time with her family. She was always helping to raise her beloved grandchildren whether it was cooking family meals together, or nurturing them while teaching them the importance of God and religion. She was a former member of St. Cecilia's Church.
Among her survivors are her son, Benjamin "Benny" Array of Waterbury; her daughter, Luz Miligras Morales of Waterbury; her seven grandchildren, Miguel Morales, Loumar Delvalle, Yaritza Delvalle, Brain Array, Jovana Array, Dened Array and Emil Array; and many great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, Freddy Array.
Funeral services for Mrs. Malave will be held on Friday, Sept. 16, leaving the Casey-O'Donnell Family Funeral Home, 1581 East Main St., at 2 p.m. for a 2:30 p.m. graveside service in Calvary Cemetery. Friends and family may visit at the funeral home on Friday from noon to 2 p.m.
To extend online expressions of sympathy to the family, or for additional information, visit the funeral home website at: www.caseyodonnell.com.
New Haven County
Created by: Michael Ryley Bradbury
Record added: Sep 15, 2011
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