June 6, 1931 - October 3, 2016
Life Legacy Marie Fortin, nee Caporizzo, a beloved wife, mother and friend, peacefully passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016 with her family at her side. A lifelong Stamford resident, Marie was born on June 6, 1931 and was the only child born to the late Joseph and Mildred (Della Corte) Caporizzo. Marie was 85 years old at the time of her passing. Marie was born and raised in Stamford and graduated from Stamford High in 1949. A loving mother and companion to all, it wasn't uncommon to find Marie's home full of friends, family, love, and laughter. She will be most remembered for the light she brought into every life that she touched. Marie is survived by her husband of 64 years, Denis Fortin, her son; Robert Fortin (Nancy), her daughter; Denise Alcan (Eric), six grandchildren; Michael Fortin (Christine), Daniel Fortin (Laurel), Timothy Fortin (Kaitlyn), Stephen Fortin and fiancé, Jillian Masi, Jena Alcan and Tyler Alcan, and great grandson; Grayson Fortin. Her loving memory and traditions will be carried on by her grandchildren, who cherish every moment spent with her. Marie will be sadly missed and celebrated every day by all those who knew and loved her.The family will be receiving the condolences of friends and family on Sunday, October 9, 2016 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bosak Funeral Home, 453 Shippan Avenue, Stamford, CT 06902. The interment will be private.In lieu of flowers the family asks that you kindly make a donation in Marie's name to the Alzheimer's Association , 200 Executive Boulevard, Suite 4B, Southington, CT 06489, or simply visit www.alz.org/ct.The family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Bosak Funeral Home, 453 Shippan Avenue, in Stamford. If you care to leave an online condolence message please visit the family guestbook on www.bosakfuneralhome.com or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bosakfuneralhome.
Life Legacy Marie Fortin, nee Caporizzo, a beloved wife, mother and friend, peacefully passed away on Monday, October 3, 2016 with her family at her side. A lifelong Stamford resident, Marie was born on June 6, 1931 and was the only child born... View Obituary & Service Information
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