Ethel Barbara Locascio

WINSTED — Mrs. Ethel Barbara Locascio, 90, of Federal Way, Wash., died peacefully on Feb. 9, 2011, at her home. She was the widow of Jack F. Locascio.

Born in Torrington on Sept. 11, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Anna (Gryzboski) Poniatoski.

Ethel is survived by two sons, Michael Locascio of Spokane Valley, Wash., and Jack V. Locascio of Tacoma, Wash., five grandchildren; and one sister, Joan Sterling of Jacksonville, Fla.

She was predeceased by two sisters, Barbara Coscina and Teresa Poniatoski; and two brothers, Frank Poniatoski and Fred Poniatoski.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Winsted, with the Rev. Dennis Arambasick, OFM officiating. Friends are invited to call Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Maloney Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association 306 Industrial Park Road, Suite 105 Middletown, CT 06457. To leave an online condolence, visit maloneyfuneral.com.