Michelina (DiMicco) Paventi, 93, of New Britain, Conn., passed away peacefully on June 8, 2019. She was born and raised in Campodipietra, Italy, on June 11, 1925, to the late Martinangelo DiMicco and Teresa (DiMichele). She came to the United States in 1950 to join her husband and resided in New Britain the rest of her life. Michelina leaves behind her daughter, Teresa Paventi of Berlin; her grandchildren, Stacy Mana and husband, Steve of Beacon Falls, Joseph Dâ€™Aleo and wife, Melissa of Berlin, Nicholas Paventi and wife, Noel of Omaha, Neb., and Christopher Paventi of Omaha, Neb.; great-grandchildren, Deven Dâ€™Aleo, Alyssa (Dâ€™Aleo) Knight and husband, Jordan, Hailey, Rylee, and Max Dâ€™Aleo, and Millie and Boston Michael Paventi. Michelina was predeceased by her husband, Carlo of 74 years, and son, Michael; brothers, Antonio, and Guiseppi DiMicco, and sister, Pasqualina DiMaio.
Michelinaâ€™s life was her family and her love for them showed in all she did. She loved her garden and her flowers. A special thanks to all the staff at Ledgecrest Healthcare Center in Berlin. They loved and cared for her like family and we truly appreciate all they have done for her. This beautiful loving lady will be missed dearly. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, at 9 a.m. from the New Britain Memorial & Donald D. Sagarino Funeral Home, 444 Farmington Ave., New Britain, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Katharine Drexel Parish, St. Jerome Church, 1010 Slater Road, New Britain. A committal service will follow in St. Mary Cemetery in New Britain. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Funeral Home. For directions and online condolences please visit newbritainsagarino.com.