(Asbury Park Press)
MARGUERITE CONOVER CIALLELLA
AGE: 85 SEA GIRT
Marguerite Conover Ciallella, "Mrs. C", 85, of Sea Girt, NJ died peacefully with her family at her side Tuesday, May 11, 2010. Born in Manasquan, Marguerite lived in Sea Girt for the past 68 years. She was a Crossing Guard for Sea Girt Elementary School. She had 3 favorite things which were traveling, her "boys' (members of the Sea Girt Police Department), and her "kids" (every child that ever went through Sea Girt Elementary School).
She was predeceased by her husband, Benjamin Ciallella in 2004 and her two sons, John W. Ciallella USMC, and Steven A. Ciallella USN Retired. Surviving is her daughter, Christine D. Ciallella of Bayonne and three grandchildren, Derek, Steven Thomas, and Noelle all of Virginia Beach, VA.
Visiting will be Thursday from 3-8 pm at the O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy 35 at New Bedford Rd., Wall. A funeral service will be offered at 7 pm at the funeral home. Committal will be private. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made in her name to: Sea Girt Educational Foundation, 451 Bell Place Sea Girt, NJ 08750 for the establishment of the "Mrs. C." award. For more information or to send condolences please visit www.obrienfuneralhome.com
Published by Asbury Park Press on May 12, 2010.