Laurie Mangano Witty, age 45 of Lawrenceville, GA. passed into the Lord’s hands on March 13, 2012 after a courageous battle with diabetes. Laurie attended local schools in CT. and was an alumnus of Eastern CT. State University. Laurie was a recipient of a kidney transplant in October 2008. It was her desire that she in turn would be a donor in hope of permitting life to continue in others. A memorial service will be held for her in Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home on Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 3 PM. A Mass of Christian burial will take place 11 AM Thursday, March 29, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Church 99 Jackson St., Willimantic, CT. 06226 with a reception following in the church hall. Laurie is survived by her Husband: Scott Witty, Lawrenceville; Parents: Mark & Jeannie Mangano, Willimantic, CT.; Sister & Brother-in-law: Lisa & Rodney Abbot, Brooklyn, NY.; Nieces: Sophia, Tess, & Isobel Abbot; Brother: Vincent Mangano, Essex, CT.; Grandmother: Fidelis Mangano, Windham, CT.; Mother-in-law: Sharon Witty, Cape Girardeau,, MO.; Sister-in-law: Dawn Witty; Brother-in-law & Sister-in-law: Brian & Sandy Witty, Dewey, AZ.; Nephew: Joe Witty; Niece: Samantha Witty; Extended family & friends in Georgia & Connecticut. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. Ste. 550, Atlanta, GA. 30333 or 2080 Silas Deane Highway, 2nd Floor, Rocky Hill, CT. 06067. The family will receive friends from 1 - 3 PM, Saturday March 17, 2012 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd. SW, Lawrenceville, GA. 30046. 770 962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at