Elizabeth "Betty" M. Radavich, 96, of New Britain, wife of the late Dominic Radavich, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 12, 2022. Daughter of the late Antonio & Anna (Carrozza) Forgione, Betty was born and was a lifelong resident of New Britain.
She was a member of St. Andrew's Church in New Britain, Woman's Club of Greater New Britain, New Britain ELKS Lodge 957 with Dominic, Lithuanian Seniors Club and New Britain Senior Center. She worked in Immigration Naturalization Service for over 45 years and helped a lot of families with immigration matters. She walked door to door to assist families in filling out the immigration forms correctly. A loving mother, sister, and aunt, she is survived by her son, Kurt Radavich; her brothers, William Forgione, and Joseph Forgione and his wife Mary Ann; her sister, Eileen Weber and her husband Edward; sister-in-law Nancy Forgione; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and their families. Betty will also be missed by her lifelong friend Jean Plocharczyk. She was predeceased by her husband Dominic; her two brothers, Pasquale and Raymond Forgione; and her sister, Margaret Ann Forgione. Betty's family would like to extend a special thank you to her aide Barbara Golaszewski. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Monday, June 20, 2022 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Burritt Hill, 332 Burritt St., New Britain. Her funeral service will begin on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, at 9 a.m. at Duksa Family Funeral Homes at Burritt Hill, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew's Church, New Britain. She will be laid to rest in St. Mary Cemetery, New Britain. To share your sorrow, please visit us at www.duksa.net .