CHESHIRE - Teresa A. Marando, 87, of Cheshire, wife of the late Salvatore D. Marando for 61 years, died after a long illness at Connecticut Hospice in Branford on Monday, April 7, 2014.
Teresa was born in Meriden to Salvatore and Mary (Zangari) Fuda. She graduated from Meriden High School in 1944.
She is survived by a son, David A. Marando, of Cheshire; daughter and son-in-law, Marcia and Carmine Trotta, of Meriden; grandson, Christopher Trotta and his wife, Elena, of Longmeadow Mass.; and three great-grandchildren, Francesca, Lorenzo, and Gianluca Trotta, all of Longmeadow, Mass.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Saturday, April 12, 11 a.m. at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 109 Goodwill Ave., Meriden. Friends and relatives are asked to meet directly at the church. There are no calling hours. Entombment will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Road, Branford CT 06405; or Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. For online condolences and directions, please visit www.jferryfh.com.