WESTFIELD – Dorothy M. (Poniatowski) Negri, 87, of Westfield died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 in her home. She was born on May 24, 1925 in Deep River CT to William and Sophie (Giza) Poniatowski.
Dorothy was a graduate of Torrington High School and was a communicant of Our Lady of the Lake Parish in Southwick. She was a member and volunteer at the Westfield Senior Center and enjoyed playing cards, bowling, cooking, spending time with her family and traveling with Larry.
Dorothy leaves her beloved husband of sixty years, Lawrence C. Negri; son, David Negri and his wife Nancy of Boise, ID; daughters, Diana Negri and her boyfriend Jerry of Mancos, CO, Judith Potts and her husband Gary of Southwick, MA and Barbara Morelli and her boyfriend Randy of Las Vegas, NV; her grandchildren, Laura, Brian, Dustin, Jackson and Alex. She also leaves a brother, Charles Germano of Torrington, CT and two sisters, Irene Eseppi of West Hartland, CT and Eleanor Albreada of Torrington, CT. She was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Mafucci and two brothers, Raymond Poniatowski and Eugene Germano. The family would like to thank her team of caregivers for their kind and gentle care.
A Memorial Service will be held at Firtion Adams Funeral Home, 76 Broad Street, Westfield, MA on Monday, December 31st at 12:45 p.m. Burial will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the Mass. Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Agawam. A Calling hour will precede the service from 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m.
Donations in Dorothy’s memory may be made to The Alzheimer’s Disease Association, 264 Cottage Street, Springfield, MA 01104.