April 16, 1919 – August 7, 2013
Obituaries » LENA CORTI
CORTI, LENA ABBIATI, 94, longtime resident of Bradford Center, died August 7 at the Berlin Health and Rehabilitation Center. Born April 16, 1919, in Barre City, she was the daughter of John and Joan (Malnati) Abbiati and had attended Spaulding High School. On June 4, 1942, she married Silvio Corti in Plainfield. Following their marriage they made their home in Barre City and resided for many years in Bradford Center. He died May 20, 1979. Lena operated a beauty parlor in her home for many years and was a licensed auctioneer. She enjoyed her cats, mushrooming, fishing, garage sales, flea marketing, and operating her own flea market at her home. Survivors include her nephew, Russell Slora, his wife, Sue, and grand-nephew, all of Barre Town; her sister-in-law, Wilma Corti, of East Barre and brother-in-law, James Slora, also of Barre Town. Besides her parents and her husband she was predeceased by her two sisters, Florence Grenon and Norma Slora.