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Grace (Alassi) Matt

June 3, 1925 ~ September 7, 2019 (age 94)

Grace Alassi Matt (94) of Windsor Locks, CT and formally of Storrs, CT died at St. Francis Hospital on September 7, 2019.  Daughter of the late Antonio and Maria (DiQuinzio) Alassi. Although Grace was born on June 2, 1925 in Italy, her birth record was not recorded until the next day when someone could walk down the hill into town. Leaving her official date of birth forever a day late June 3, 1925.

The family would like to extend special thanks to Cindy & Skip Daly for their loving care and  support of Grace.  Donations in Grace’s memory may be made to Amyloidosis Foundation at

Along with her parents Grace was predeceased by her brother Eugene Alassi; and her close friend and fiancé Ted Plamondon. 

She is survived by her son Paul Kelley and his wife Linda; daughter Jane Kelley-Sabatino and her husband Rocco; sister, Betty Csiki; and granddaughters Michelle Fogarty and her husband Mark, and Jennifer McCarthy and her husband Christopher. Great grandchildren, Grace, Sara, Nicholas and Steven as well as her nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00AM on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Potter Funeral Home, 456 Jackson St. Willimantic, CT 06226. The family will receive friends and relatives starting at 10:00am. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery in Windham, CT. 


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