Stella M. Fryer, 88, beloved wife of the late Wayne H. Fryer for 65 years, of North Stonington, CT, died peacefully at home on June 6, 2021.
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Born in Brooklyn, NY she was the daughter of the late Pasquale and Annunziata Arico.
Stella worked at Norwich Savings Bank for many years as a Bookkeeper. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family.
She leaves her 5 children, Diana L. Thompson (Keith), Geraldine A. Fryer, Janet Fiore (William), Marie Zullo (Ronald), and Ronald Fryer (Cynthia). Stella will also be deeply missed by her 6 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren, as well as and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Etta Beraducci and Josephine Arico.
Visiting hours are omitted. A Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas Moore Church, 87 Mystic Rd., North Stonington, CT on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson’s foundation (www.parkinson.org) or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (PO Box 50, Memphis TN 38101-9929 or stjude.org/donatetoday) in Stella’s memory.
Gaffney-Dolan Funeral Home, Westerly is in charge of the arrangements. For online condolences please visit www.gaffneydolanfuneralhome.com.