Elizabeth P. Albertoli, 87, of Orange, beloved wife of the late Armand B. Albertoli, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Born on November 16, 1930 in New York, NY, she was the daughter of Bridgette Holiday (nee McGowan) of New York City and County Leitrim, Ireland.
Elizabeth debuted in 1952, performed and toured as mezzo-soprano with the Metropolitan Opera of New York City through 1955. After her professional opera career, with her business administration acumen, she worked at the Veterans’ Administration Hospital in West Haven, CT from 1981 to 1996. Her faith and strength were an inspiration to her family and she will be greatly missed. Elizabeth was a devoted and beloved wife, mother, sister, and grandmother.
She is survived by her children: Patricia Schweppe, Christopher Albertoli, James Albertoli, John Albertoli, Mary Albertoli and seven grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son Paul in 1979 and by her husband Armand in 2017.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on September 24, 2018 at Holy Infant Church, 450 Racebrook Road, Orange, CT. Interment followed at St. Mary Cemetery, Buckingham Ave, Milford, CT. Services were in the capable hands of Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT. Memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities at www.catholiccharitiesusa.org. Friends and family are invited to leave online condolences by visiting www.codywhitefuneralservice.com.