Terese R. Marottolo Gabucci, 96 of Northford passed away peacefully on January 28, 2024 at Twin Maples Health Center, Durham with her family by her side. She was the beloved wife of 67 years to the late Harold Gabucci. Terri was born in New Haven on July 9, 1927.  Daughter of the late Frank and Mary Massaro Marottolo. Terri graduated from Larson College (Quinnipiac University).  She was the owner of the Smart Set in North Haven for 10 years and then went on to work for Arnold’s Jewelers for over 40 years.  Always the traveler, she loved cooking for family and friends, hosting fun-filled Super Bowl parties and enjoyed watching sports. She leaves her son Mark (Joanne), daughter Gina (Nancy), daughter-in-law Debie,  granddaughter Danielle (Todd) and her brother Carmen (Marty) Marottolo. Predeceased by her son Harold, Jr.  She was an active member of The Sons of Italy lodge #37, Ladies Marchegian Society, Columbus Day Committee and NIAF. The family would like to thank the staff at Twin Maples HC and her special caregivers Ghizlane and Shelly.

The visiting hours will be Saturday, February 3rd from 9-11:30 at the Havens Family North Haven Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in St. Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish at St. Therese Church at 12:00. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter  749 E Main Street, Branford, Connecticut 06405.