CANDLENA - Elaine B. (nee Mattucci) March 9, 2014, age 85, beloved wife of 61 years to Russell P. Candlena; dearest mother of Paula E. (Charles P.) Rizzo and Maria (Gregory) Mruczek; loving grandmother of Peter, Elena, Leah, Gregory and Andrew; beloved daughter of the late Mary L. (nee Paolini) and Umberto Mattucci; dear sister of the late Dino Mattucci. The family will be present to receive friends on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the (Tonawanda Chapel) AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2600 Sheridan Dr. (at Parker Blvd.) where funeral services will be held on Saturday at 9:45 AM and a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated from St. Amelia Church at 10:30 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations in Elaine's memory may be made to Hospice-Buffalo, Inc.
, St. Amelia's Outreach Program or St. Luke's Mission of Mercy. The family would like to express their deepest heartfelt gratitude for the kindness and support given to Elaine and Russ over the past 13 years at ElderWood at Williamsville. Please share your condolences at www.AMIGONE.com