Eleanor Ferrara, 96, died May 24, 2011, at Indian River Medical Center, Vero Beach.
She was born in Washington, Pa., and lived in Vero Beach for 21 years, coming from Stamford, Conn.
Before retirement, she was a seamstress.
She was a member of St. Helen Catholic Church, Vero Beach.
Survivors include her son, Gary Ferrara, of Vero Beach; daughter, Dorothy Scully, of Woodbury, Conn.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Carmine Ferrara.
A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. May 31 at Cox Gifford Seawinds Funeral Home, Vero Beach.