Ann Marie Melillo, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, passed away on October 8. She was 97 years old. Ann Marie was born on July 27, 1924 in New Rochelle to the late Pasquale and Marie(Sauro) Amoroso.
She married her beloved husband Anthony in 1951, and spent many good years with him. She loved to cook and host weekly Sunday dinners. She was very well known in the west end of New Rochelle for her hospitality and food. She also enjoyed many great holidays with her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Ann Marie worked for over 20 years at Iona College as an Administrative Supervisor and truly enjoyed her time there.
Ann Marie was predeceased by her loving husband Anthony in 1967, and also predeceased by 13 siblings.
She is survived by her sons Anthony(Mary Beth) Melillo, Mark(Mary)Melillo, and her grandchildren Matthew Melillo , Alyson Pogany(Stuart), as well as her great grandchildren Sophia, and Stuart Pogany.
Visiting hours are Tuesday 2-7pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons 16 Shea Place, New Rochelle, NY. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Wednesday 10:30am at St. Josephs Church. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.