Anita L. Marinelli

Anita L. Marinelli, 79, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., died Sept. 27, 2012, at St. Lucie Medical Center, Port St. Lucie.

Born in Windsor Locks, she had been a resident of Port St. Lucie for the past 16 years, coming from Enfield. She was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Port St. Lucie.

Survivors include her loving husband of 57 years, George J. Marinelli Sr. of Port St. Lucie; a daughter, Lori Crockett of Bedford, Mass.; sons, George J. Marinelli Jr. of Wallingford, Glenn Marinelli of Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; a sister, Gloria Wallace of Fort Myers, Fla.; a brother, Armand Lefemine of Centerville, Mass.; and eight grandchildren, Meghan, Joshua, Ashley, Lindsey, Stephanie, Kaitlyn, Paige, and Alex.

Memorial masses will be celebrated at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church on Oct. 6, 2012, at 10 a.m. and in Connecticut at Most Holy Trinity Church on Oct. 27, 2012, at 10 a.m. in Wallingford.

For those who wish, contributions may be made to Scleroderma South Florida, 901 Cypress Terrace No. 103, Pompano Beach, FL 33069.

Arrangements are under the direction of Forest Hills-Byrd, Young & Prill Funeral Home in Port St. Lucie, Fla.

A guest register may be found at

Published in Journal Inquirer from Oct. 2 to Oct. 6, 2012