Ernest J. Marello Sr.

MARELLO, ERNEST J., SR. Ernest J. Marello, Sr., 84, of East Haven passed away September 19, 2013 in the St. Raphael Campus of Yale New Haven Hospital. Husband of the late Dolores Catalani Marello. Father of Catherine (Michael) Amodio of North Haven, Anthony (Suzanne) Marello of Guilford, Rita Bailey of Wallingford, Diane (Noah) Cifarelli of Cheshire, Gloria (Louis) Criscuolo of North Haven, Dolores Marello and companion Michael Como of East Haven and the late Ernest J. Marello, Jr. Grandfather of Nicholas and Anthony Cifarelli, Alicia Criscuolo and Courtney Marello. Son of the late Anthony and Lucy DeLucia Morello. Brother of Virginia (Alfred) Melillo of East Haven and the late Linda DeFrancesco and Alphonse Marello. Prior to his retirement Ernie worked for the American Cyanamid Corporation (Cytec) for many years. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict. His funeral procession will leave the PORTO FUNERAL HOME, 234 Foxon Rd. (Rte 80,) East Haven Monday morning at 9:00. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Pompeii Church at 9:30. Interment with military honors will follow in All Saints Cemetery. Friends may call SUNDAY from 4:00-7:00 PM. Sign Ernie's guestbook online at


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Porto Funeral Homes
234 Foxon Road East Haven, CT 06513-2034
(203) 467-3000
Published in The New Haven Register on Sept. 21, 2013