Genevieve Jean Utera, 94, of New Milford, died Dec. 4, 2011, at New Milford Hospital. She was the wife of the late Louis Utera.

Mrs. Utera was born April 14, 1917, in Norwalk, daughter of the late John and Anna Worysilla Stepkoski.

She was a resident of Norwalk prior to moving to New Milford in 1985.

She was a communicant of Our Lady of Lakes Church in New Milford and a member of the New Milford Senior Center.

Mrs. Utera is survived by two sons, Richard Utera and John Utera; three daughters, Ann Marie Hartman, Louise Thompson and Alice Duane; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.

Burial was in St. John's Cemetery in Norwalk.

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

Memorials may be made to Our Lady of the Lakes Church, 3 Old Town Park Road, New Milford, CT 06776.