Loretta Averill, age 87, of West Haven passed away on Sept. 3, 2018 at Yale New Haven Hopsital, St. Raphaels Campus. She was the loving wife of the late Richard B. Averill. She is survived by her sons Richard Averill of West Haven, Timothy (Janice) Averill of West Haven and Robert (Pamela) Averill of Wallingford, her grandchildren Kristin, Robert, Thomas, John and Natalie Averill, Vanessa Caruso and Jessica Hines, her great grandchildren Logan, Brandon and Ashley Caruso and her brother James (Bina) McConnell. She was predeceased by her daughter Valerie A. Hines, her grandson Richard Hinmann Jr. and her daughter-in-law Linda Averill.
Loretta was a nurse at Yale New Haven Hospital, prior to her retirement. She enjoyed doing ceramics with her sister- in-law, but her greatest joy was being with her family.
Visitation will be Friday morning from 9-11am at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11am. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery.