Dorothy R. Denning, 89, passed away on November 29, 2022. Born on March 14, 1933 in Stamford, she was the daughter of the late Achilles and Anna Rustici.
Dorothy was a bookkeeper with Girls Scouts of America before she retired. She enjoyed bowling, square dancing, poker and bingo and was a animal lover.
Dorothy leaves behind her children, Robert Wood, Denise Wood, and James Wood; grandchildren, Michelle Wood and Elisha Wood; great grandchild, Kristian Cole-Wood; siblings, Ellen Nizolek, Anna Trombetto, , and Loretta Rustici; and many nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends. She was predeceased by her children, Richard and Debbie Wood; and siblings, Mario and Peter Rustici. Achilles Rustici Jr., and husband Ernie Denning
Family and friends are invited to gather on Sunday, December 11, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Cody-White Funeral Home 107 Broad Street, Milford, CT 06460. A Memorial Service will take place at 1:00 p.m. that day at the funeral home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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