Late of Hamden, Connecticut & formerly of Lower Main Street, Arklow. Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family. Daughter of the late Patrick and Elizabeth Allen & sister of the late Thomas & Edmund Allen. Wife of the late Joseph Lillis, cherished mother of Elizabeth (Daniel) Lord of Madison, Geraldine (David) McGroary of Hamden, Joseph (Catarina) Lillis of Virginia and Patricia (Brett) DiMartinis of Massachusetts & devoted Nana of her beloved grandchildren Alison, David, Kevin, Joseph and Matthew. She will be sadly missed by her brothers Michael & Gerard, sisters-in-law Patricia, Hilda & Gwen, cousins, nephews, nieces, relatives & friends.
Miriam’s family will receive friends from 4 to 8pm on Thursday August 8th at Sisk Brothers Funeral Home, 3105 Whitney Ave, Hamden. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am on Friday August 9th at St. Rita’s Church, 1620 Whitney Ave, Hamden. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hospice 100 Double Beach Rd, Branford, CT 06405 or to St. Rita School, 1601 Whitney Ave, Hamsden, CT 06517.