Obituary: Carmela Costa Pallone, 88, of Stratford

Carmela Costa Pallone, 88, of Stratford, retired assembler for Vitramon, wife of the late Frank Pallone Sr., died Jan. 24, in Maefair Health Center Trumbull.

Born in Italy.

Survived by children, Frank Pallone Jr. and his wife, Cathleen of Trumbull, Albert Pallone and his wife, Millie of Georgia, Michael Pallone and his wife, Alba of Milford, Joseph Pallone and his wife, Laura of Georgia, and Mary DiRienzo and her husband, Joseph of Shelton, 10 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, two brothers, Vito and Frank Costa, two sisters, Antoinette Iorio, and Theresa Griffo, and several nieces and nephews.

Also predeceased by a son, Pasquale and a daughter, Rose Babis.

Services: Thursday, Jan. 28, 10:30 a.m., Adzima Funeral Home, 50 Paradise Green Place, Stratford, and at 11 a.m. in St. Mark’s Church, Stratford. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Visiting hours: Thursday, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Memorial contributions: the Alzheimer’s Association, 2075 Silas Deane Highway, Suite 100, Rockyhill, CT 06067.