Nancy Arnett Cuozzo, 62, of Torrington, Connecticut passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020 peacefully at her home. Nancy was born August 19, 1957 in Ridgewood, Queens, New York. Daughter of the late Anthony and Jean Carroll Arnett. She was an assistant manager and vital part of the Torrington Savings Bank for 21 years. She was beloved by her coworkers and especially her many customers. During her years of service, she had received many awards for her excellent customer service. A devoted mother, daughter, sister and wife. She had many interests including live music, the Beatles, relaxing at the shore, traveling around the country, visiting new places. She had a heart of gold, especially for animals - she had just adopted a cat named Ginger. Nancy loved fashion and had great style. She loved to decorate her home, especially with elephants and colors and images that reminded her of the beach. She was an excellent hostess and conversationalist. She believed in tradition and was proud of her family’s Italian-American roots. Her comforting smile was noted by all.
She is survived by two sons, Michael Anthony Cuozzo of New Hartford and Ryan James Cuozzo of Torrington and his girlfriend Allie Polesel of Avon, her former husband Anthony Michael Cuozzo of New Hartford, her younger brother John Anthony Arnett of Torrington, her boyfriend Kevin Clay of Brooklyn, New York, as well as her extended family members and friends in Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, New York, Georgia and Connecticut and others in the United States.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2020, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Cook Funeral Home, 82 Litchfield St., Torrington, with a funeral service to be held at the conclusion of calling hours by Rev. Michael Ruminski. Burial will be private. All relatives and friends attending the calling hours or the funeral service are reminded to follow CDC recommendations for COVID prevention -- please follow social distancing guidelines and wear protective masks.
In lieu of flowers, please make a generous donation to the Connecticut Humane Society in Newington, CT. Condolences may be sent to Nancy’s family by visiting www.cookfuneralhomect.com
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