Marie E. (Calandra) Morello

Marie E. (Calandra) Morello

June 29, 1927 – October 5, 2023

Preceded in death by husband, Frank; son, Frank, Jr.; parents, Frances and Bernard Calandra; siblings: Phylis Lipari, Anthony Calandra, Chuck, Calandra, and Joan Swan.  Survived by daughter, Patricia Seng; son, Bernard Morello; grandchildren, Luci Eastman and T.J. Morello; nephews: Jim, Tim and David Swan, Tim Calandra, Jim, Michael, Anthony and Bernard Lipari, Bernard, David and John Calandra; nieces: Cheryl Hove, “Cookie” Donnelly, and Kris Jackson.

Marie was a “gentle giant” who led by example and impacted many lives.

We are grateful for Marie’s caregivers: Mary, Delores, Maureen, Beverly, Sherrie, Anna, Mary Jo, Maria, Lisa, Julie, Kim, and Valerie who added joy and comfort to Marie, and Drs. Anthony and Adam MacDissi for their caring and compassion.

VISITATION: Friday, October 13th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel.  MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Saturday, October 14th at 10am at Christ the King Catholic Church, 654 S. 86th St.  Private Family Interment: Calvary Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials will be directed by the family.

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