Kathleen Buono, 79, of New Milford, died May 29, at New Milford Hospital. She was the widow of Salvatore Buono.

Mrs. Buono was born Sept. 25, 1931, in Phillipsburg, N.J., daughter of the late John and Mildred (Masterson) Morris.

She was a registered nurse at Easton Hospital in Pennsylvania for 18 years, retiring in 1993.

In 2008, she moved from Bethlehem, Pa., to New Milford and became a member of Our Lady of the Lakes Church.

Mrs. Buono is survived by a daughter, Theresa Straub, of New Milford, and two grandchildren, Amy Straub, and Christian Straub. She was predeceased by two brothers, Richard Morris, and Donald Morris.

The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the New Milford Hospital, 3 East Nurses Station, 21 Elm St., New Milford, CT 06776, or to Our Lady of the Lakes Church, 3 Old Town Park Road, New Milford, CT 06776.