Fiorina (Tino) Sanzo, 80, of Bristol, wife of Antonio Sanzo, passed away on August 24, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Born on May 4, 1939 in Chiravalle Centrale, Providence of Catanzano, Calabria Italy, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Santa (Cernivivo) Tino. Fiorina was a homemaker, raising her two sons and supporting her husband Antonio. She had a passion for cooking and always cooked with love. She was an avid gardener and loved growing her tomatoes and flowers. Fiorina enjoyed spending time crocheting, knitting, and sewing but her favorite way to spend time was walking on the beach with her husband. Both she and Antonio were active members of St. Anthony’s parish, here in Bristol CT. Besides her husband, Fiorina leaves two sons and a daughter-in-law, Franco and Kristine Sanzo of Cromwell, CT. and Massimo Sanzo of Bristol, CT; four grandchildren Anthony Sanzo and Daniella Sanzo, Isabella and Francesco Sanzo, along with several nieces and nephews here in CT. and Italy, as well her sister Giovanna Tino of France. Fiorina was predeceased by her brothers Tony and Dominic Tino and her sisters Liberata, Elizabetta, Maria, and Vincenza Tino. A funeral mass will be held Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 10am at St. Anthony Church, 111 School St., Bristol. Entombment will follow in St. Joseph’s Holy Family Chapel Mausoleum. Calling hours will be held Tuesday evening from 4-8 pm at DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave. Bristol CT. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Resource Center of CT. 1261 South Main St., Southington, CT. 06479 or by visiting www.arc-ct.org.
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