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Official Obituary of

Lesley A (Hassinger) Petrafassi

December 14, 1965 ~ March 3, 2024 (age 58) 58 Years Old
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Lesley Petrafassi Obituary

Lesley A. (Hassinger) Petrafassi, 58, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2024, at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford with her family by her side after a tragic automobile accident on February 15, 2024.

Lesley was born on December 14, 1965, in Waterbury, daughter of the late Lois and Harold Hassinger.

Lesley is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 24 years, Anthony (Tony) Petrafassi; her daughters, Ashley Hassinger and her spouse, LaTiana Headen; Bianca Petrafassi and her fiancé, Greg Colburn; brothers, Gary Hassinger and his wife, Dori; Brad Hassinger, Brent Hassinger, Sr. and his wife, Debbie, Todd Hassinger, and sister, Dana Coelho and her husband, Kevin; her aunt, Georgette (Sissy) Telescus; mother-in law, June Petrafassi; brother-in-law, Joseph Petrafassi and his wife, Rose.

Lesley was also blessed with two grandchildren, Peyton Riley Hassinger-Headen and Kaiden Petrafassi. She also leaves many beloved cousins, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews who were all very dear to her.

Born and raised in Waterbury, Lesley attended Waterbury Public Schools and was a graduate of Wilby High School, Class of 1983, and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Finance from Post University. She was a dedicated team leader and supervisor of accounting and finance for Carling Technologies, Inc./Littelfuse for the past 14 years. Lesley was also a lifelong member of the United Methodist Church of Waterbury.

Lesley enjoyed cooking, shopping, playing cards, home remodeling, decorating, traveling, and especially laughing and spending time with family.

The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff members of the MSICU at St. Francis Hospital and Trauma Center; their care, compassion and support have been exemplary.

You are invited to share your fond remembrances and words of comfort and support on this website on Lesley’s Tribute Wall.  Prospect Memorial/ The Palmerie Family Funeral Home is honored to care for Lesley and the Petrafassi family during this difficult time of grief.

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