EASTON, Conn. -- Easton resident Margaret Saja died on Wednesday, Dec. 9. She was 96.
Saja, the widow of Joseph Saja, was born in Stratford to the late John and Elizabeth (Martinedes) Elias. She had worked for many years at the Burndy Corporation.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, John and Sally Saja; grandchildren, Maryann and Tony Croce, Joseph and Stephanie Saja and Cathie and Andy Savvaides; great-grandchildren, Christina, Nicole and Anthony John Croce, Kaylee and Andrew Savvaides and Emma Saja; dear childhood friend, Mary Pavlisak; loving neighbors, Marsha Stendahl, Timothy and Gloria Barber and Stephen Tyrell; and many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her brother, Joseph Elias and her sister, Mary Fabricy.
Friends may call on Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Pistey Funeral Home, 2155 Main Street in Stratford. A funeral prayer service will follow at the funeral home at 10:30 am.
Burial will take place at St. John Cemetery in Stratford.
Contributions can be made in Saja's memory to the Alzheimer's Foundation, 200 Executive Blvd. S, #4B, Southington, CT 06489.
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