Kristine A. Kollett


Kristine A. Kollett, age 57, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 19, 2022 in Waterford, CT.  Born in Warwick, she was the daughter of the late Fredrick and Dolores (Morrison) Kollett.
She is survived and will be greatly missed by her daughter Lia La Chapelle (husband, Edward Ford); her grandchildren William, Eliana and Jack Ford. She also leaves behind her sister, Jean Scambio; Brother, Frederick Kollett Jr; Former husband Joseph Brooks; her fiancé Richard Gianfrocco; along with many cherished friends.
She is predeceased by her brothers Ernest and Richard Villanueva.
Kristine worked as a waitress for many years, a profession she enjoyed because it let her meet interesting people and be a friendly face to those who needed one. She will be remembered for her kind heart, great sense of humor, and inner strength.
A private service will be held before she makes her final trip to Wales where she will be laid to rest. In lieu of flowers, you may consider sending flower seeds for Kristine’s memorial garden.
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