Kimberly Ann Benedetto-Lamendola (Kim) passed peacefully at Yale New Haven Hospital on Aug. 19, at the age of 48. Mrs. Lamendola was born in Stamford, on August 7, 1967 to Anthony and Sandra Benedetto, Jr.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lamendola is survived by her husband of 12 years, John Lamendola, and her three loving children, Rodney Irizarry, Jr. (24), Jordan B. Irizarry (21) and Anthony Lamendola (10). Mrs. Lamendola was predeceased by her brother, Scott Benedetto.

Mrs. Lamendola was a 1985 graduate of J.M. Wright Technical High School. She was director of customer support at EDGAR Online in Norwalk for over 10 years.

Mrs. Lamendola was a passionate fan of Bon Jovi, attending over a dozen concerts in her lifetime. She enjoyed her pets, cooking, and spending quality time with her family and friends. Mrs. Lamendola took great pleasure in being a Girl Scout leader for her daughter’s troop for 13 years.

Mrs. Lamendola will be forever remembered by her endless generosity, huge heart and her unique sense of humor.

Calling hours will be held at the Edward Lawrence Funeral Home, 2119 Post Road, Darien, CT on Sunday August 23, 2015 from 2 to 6. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday Aug. 24 at 10:30 a.m. at St Thomas More RC Church, 374 Middlesex Road, Darien CT. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery in New Canaan.

Memorial contributions can be made in Mrs. Lamendola’s name to the American Liver Foundation, www.liverfoundation.org, or Darien Post 53, www.post53.info.

“Everyday change your perception of what a miracle is and you’ll see them all around you.” Jon Bon Jovi