MERIDEN, Conn. — Carrie (Carpenter) Benoit Nigro, 88, of Meriden, wife of Carmelo J. Nigro and of the late Gene V. Benoit, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, with her loving family at her bedside at MidState Medical Center after a brief illness.
Born in Addison, Vt., on Dec. 14, 1924, she was the daughter of Merton and Madge (Harrington) Carpenter. She resided in Addison and graduated from Vergennes High School, class of 1942.
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