Linda M. Ventriglio Montano, of North Haven, entered into eternal rest suddenly on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at the Midstate Medical Center, Meriden with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 50 years to Douglas P. Montano. Linda was born in New Haven; daughter of the late Michael and Mary DaCunto Ventriglio. Linda had worked for many years at the Lancôme Cosmetics counter at Bon-Ton where she loved her customers as much as they loved her. Mother of Michelle (John) Pisano of Hamden and Gina (Darrell) Hackett of Wallingford. Mimi to Angelica, Francesca and John Pisano. Great Mimi to Dominic Demers. Sister of GraceAnn (Edward) Benoit of East Haven, Frank (Lorraine) Ventriglio of Hamden and the late Eleanor (Tony) Marone of Hamden. She was deeply loved by her family and friends and will be missed by all who came to know her warm smile and caring heart.

Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Wednesday morning at 9:30. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church at 10:00 am. Entombment will follow in the All Saints Mausoleum. The visiting hours will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 pm.