Louise Turissini, who lived in Noyac year-round from 1968 to 1995, died on Dec. 24 in Indianapolis. She was 96.
Ms. Turissini began visiting Noyac in 1947 with her husband, Dan Turissini. In 1968, they became full-time residents. After he died, she lived there until 1995, when she went to live with family. While living in Noyac, she was a member of the Sag Harbor Columbiettes, a Catholic women’s organization.
She was born Louise Monchiero on Feb. 11, 1916, in New York City to the former Teresita Zaghini and Luigi Monchiero.
Ms. Turissini had been a seamstress and homemaker, her son Edward Turissini of Indianapolis said. Also surviving is her son Richard Turissini of Gardenerville, Nev., five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. A son, John Turissini, died before her.
Visiting hours will be this evening from 7 to 9 at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in Sag Harbor.
A funeral Mass for her will be said tomorrow at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church in Sag Harbor at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at the church cemetery on Brick Kiln Road.