Mary Rose (Malena) Carello, 88, of Bristol, CT, passed away to Godâs embrace on Wednesday, September 3rd, at Ingraham Manor Nursing Home. She was the wife to David J. Carello, Sr..
Mary was born in Bristol, CT on March 18, 1926, a daughter of the late Fontina (D'Atoma) and Michele Malena.
She worked as a Head Cook at Plainville Convalescent Home for over 12 years retiring in 1997.
She was a member of Sweet Adelines and OSIA.
Besides her husband, she is survived by, four sons, David J. Carello, Jr. and his wife Joanne, Richard Carello and his wife Traci, Michael Carello and his wife Nancy, Andrew Carello and his wife Pamela, a daughter, Diane VandenHeuvel and her husband John. A brother, Joseph Malena. 10 Grandchildren, 5 Great Grandchildren.
She is pre-deceased by 2 brothers, Michele and Leonardo Malena.
The funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:00 am from Dunn Funeral Home 191 West St. Bristol to St. Anthony Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Donations can be made to Alzheimerâs Association 2075 Silas Deane Hwy Rocky Hill, CT 06067.