Dolores Villafano

Dolores Villafano

Thursday, November 3rd, 1938 Friday, June 7th, 2019

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Dolores Villafano, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Dolores Villafano.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Dolores's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Dolores's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Obituary for Dolores Mary Villafano

Dolores Mary Bromley Villafano, a longtime resident of Newtown, born November 3, 1938, entered into eternal rest on Friday, June 7, 2019. Dolores was predeceased by her husband, Joaquin Joseph Villafana. She was the devoted and beloved mother of Joseph Villafano and his wife, Linda Allen Villafano, and loving grandmother of Theresa Ullrich Villafano and her husband, Philip Ullrich; Celeste Villafano; and Geno Villafano and his wife, Becca Jaroszewski Villafano. She was great-grandmother to Bentley and Roman Ullrich.

Dolores was born the first of eight children to Mary Rosaly Mariconto Bromley and Harold S. Bromley in Bridgeport. She graduated from Central High in 1958 and in November of 1959 was married to the love of her life, Joe. She and Joe, along with their son, moved to Newtown in 1967. Widowed at a young age, Dolores worked very hard and remained in Newtown the rest of her life. She served lunches at the Newtown Middle School cafeteria for 20 years. While there, she worked a third shift job with Vishay/Vitramon in Monroe and retired after 20 years of service in 2009.

Dolores was also predeceased by her brother, Harold S. Bromley, Jr, and sister, Cathrine Bromley Meunier. Surviving siblings are Mary Bromley Ferreira of Florida; Carmela Bromley of Trumbull; Tony Bromley and his wife, Donna, of Shelton; Theresa Tiberio of Shelton; and Warren Bromley of Newtown. She is also survived by many close and loving nieces and nephews.

Dolores was a member of St Rose of Lima Newtown. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, June 21, at 10:30 am, at St Rose of Lima Church, 46 Church Hill Road, Newtown with burial to follow at St Michael’s Cemetery, 2205 Stratford Avenue, Stratford.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Cancer Center, or Leukemia & Lymphoma Society CT Chapter.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dolores Mary Villafano, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Dolores

Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, June 21st, 2019 | 10:30am
    Saint Rose of Lima Church
    46 Church Hill Road
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, June 21st, 2019
    Monsignor Robert Weiss
  • Interment

    St. Michael Cemetery
    2205 Stratford Avenue
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Dolores. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Provide comfort for the family of Dolores Mary Villafano by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Provide comfort for the family of Dolores Mary Villafano by sending flowers.
Hand delivered by a local florist

Make Memories Last

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Dolores here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.


Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: