NAUGATUCK- Michele Carrano, 64, passed away Thursday, September 26, 2019 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by her friends and family. She was predeceased by her longtime companion Bayless “Billy” Eperly.
Ms. Carrano was born February 1, 1955 in Bridgeport daughter of the late Michael and Isabelle (Beck) Carrano. She was a graduate of Trumbull High School, and studied at Teikyo Post University. Michele was a self-taught professional Artist, and Therapeutic Recreation Director Oak Cliff Adult Daycare, and Almost Family Adult Daycare.
She is survived by her two sisters Judy and her husband Don Donofrio of Conway, SC, and Linda and her husband James Floroski of East Hartland, CT; numerous nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews; and her beloved cat Anastasia.
A service for Michele will be held 2 P.M, Saturday, October 5, 2019 at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 210 Church St, Naugatuck, 06770. Family and friends are asked to meet directly at church. A celebration of life will follow in the church hall. The Alderson-Ford Funeral Home of Waterbury, 496 Chase Ave, 06704 is assisting the family with the arrangements. In lieu of flowers donations in her name can be made to Best Friends Animal Society in New York, 307 West Broadway New York, NY 10013, or the American Cancer Society, 1075 Chase Parkway #4, Waterbury, CT 06708. To view these arrangements online, share a condolence, or an online photo, please visit www.fordfh.com.