MERIDEN - Maryann Bilka, 54, of Meriden, passed away at the Meriden Nursing and Rehab Center on Friday, July 4, 2014.
She was born in Milford on Dec. 21, 1959, a daughter of Stephen Waters Jr. and Judith Rust Waters, and had been employed as a food services manager.
In addition to her parents, Maryann is survived by her husband, James Mango Jr.; her daughters, Erica Paine and Sabrina Lein; her son, Gary Bilka; her grandson, Dylan Paine; her stepchildren, Jen and her husband, Rich, and her step-grandchildren Julia and Ryan; her sisters, Carol Brignola, and her husband, Tony; and Stephanie Kanakis, and her husband, Tony; her brothers, Mark Waters and his wife, Lisa; Skip Waters, and his wife, Stephanie; and Stephen Waters III; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Her family will receive relatives and friends in The Wallingford Funeral Home, 809 N. Main St. Ext., Wallingford, Tuesday, July 8, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday at 12 p.m. Interment will be private. Gifts in her memory may be made to the Smilow Cancer Center, Closer to Free, P.O. Box 7611, New Haven, CT 06519-0611.www.wallingfordfh.com