Ciaraldi, Marie P.
Worcester, MA: Marie P. (Fiorentino) Ciaraldi, 92, of Worcester, and formerly of Rochester, NY, died Monday, November 5, 2012, at the Ichabod Washburn Hospice Residence in Worcester after a short illness.
Her husband of 61 years, Henry A. Ciaraldi, died in 2006. She leaves two sons, Michael J. Ciaraldi of Worcester, with whom she lived, and Paul H. Ciaraldi of Toronto, Canada, and several nieces and nephews.
Marie was born in Rochester, NY, daughter of Giuseppe and Angelina (Lenni) Fiorentino. She lived in Rochester until her retirement to Ocala, FL in 1976. She moved to Worcester in 2008.
She was a graduate of Benjamin Franklin High School in Rochester. She worked for many years at the Credit Bureau of Rochester.
Marie was always involved in her community. She was a longtime Cub Scout Den Mother. She regularly organized church and club activities. She taught classes at community and senior centers. In Worcester, she was pleased to attend many events on the WPI campus. Marie enjoyed many hobbies including cooking, painting, crafting and sewing.
A memorial Mass will be held Friday, November 9, 2012 at Noon in Christ the King Church, 1052 Pleasant St., Worcester. Burial will be private. There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Ichabod Washburn Hospice, 1183 Main St., Worcester, MA 01603. The Athy Memorial Home, 111 Lancaster St., Worcester, is directing arrangements.