Margaret Mary (Hunt) Ragonese, 87, of Fairfield, died March 22.

Born in Bellshill, Scotland, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Beatrice Hunt, and had been a Fairfield resident nearly 50 years.

Survivors include a daughter, Linda Builter and her husband, Dean, of Fairfield; a son, Steven Ragonese of Fairfield; her grandchildren, Justin Galletti of Fairfield and Danielle Ragonese of Missoula, Mont.; a nephew, Edward Boman and his wife, Charlotte, of Milford; family friend Bonnie Beck of Fairfield, and other nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers and four sisters.

A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 2, in St. Thomas Cemetery. The Shaughnessey Banks Funeral Home, 50 Reef Road, is handling arrangements. To send an online condolence, visit