Lori A. Giannini, 65, of Middlebury, CT passed away peacefully surrounded by her family after a brief illness on September 19th, 2021. Lori was born in Monmouth, New Jersey to Robert and the late Emelyn Hauserman of Oxford, CT. She grew up in the Pines Lake community in Wayne, NJ, and later settled there with her own family. She also lived in Plano, TX before moving to Middlebury.
Lori enjoyed time spent traveling with her husband and family to warm locations, especially their yearly vacations to Cape May, NJ. She never missed a soccer game, dance recital, or other opportunity to spend time with her children and grandchildren. She was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting and cross-stitching in her free time.
Lori was an elementary school teacher and was a long-time tutor and substitute at Pomperaug High School in Southbury, CT and Sarah Noble Intermediate School in New Milford, CT. She was always an active member of her church: Preakness Reformed Church in Wayne, NJ and Middlebury Congregational Church in Middlebury, CT.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband of 43 years, Bob, her daughters, Andrea Brunner (Andy Orlando) of New Milford, and Valerie Beard (Len) of Southbury, her beloved grandchildren (Katelyn, Leah, Maddie, Kyle, Alex, Ryan, Bill, and Harleigh), and her brother, Bob Hauserman (Renee) of Madison, NJ. She is also survived by her parents-in-law Frank and Audrey Giannini, brothers-in-law Bill Giannini (Liz) and Ron Giannini (Melanie), and sister-in-law Kathy Curtin (Ted), as well as her nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Sunday, September 26th from 2-4pm at the Munson-Lovetere Funeral Home, 235 Main Street North in Southbury, CT. Memorial Service will be held at Middlebury Congregational Church on Sunday, October 17th 2021 at 2pm.
The memorial service will be live streamed and recorded. You can virtually attend at the following link https://www.youtube.com/c/middleburycongregationalchurch
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Middlebury Congregational Church’s Book of Remembrance.
Munson Lovetere Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. To leave an online condolence please visit www.munsonloveterefuneralhome.com
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Middlebury Congregational Church
1242 Whittemore Rd., Middlebury CT 06762