Mary C. Filardo
1922 - 2021
Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory
104 Myrtle Avenue
Stamford, CT
Mary C. Filardo
Mary C. Filardo passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida at the age of 99. She was born in Greenwich on March 10, 1922 to the late Joseph and Catherine Grabarz Calka. Besides her parents, Mary was also predeceased by her husband, John M. Filardo, and five brothers, John, Edward, Anthony, Bruno and Charles.
Mary was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She was a supervisor at Vectron Labs in Greenwich, where she made many life-long friends. She resided in Springdale for 64 years before moving to Florida in 2018.
Mary is survived by her loving son, John M. Filardo, Jr. and his wife Susan of Florida, a brother, Joseph Calka of Stamford and two grandsons, Michael Filardo and his wife Amy of Maryland and Peter Filardo and his wife Krissy of North Carolina. Also surviving are four great-grandsons and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of St. Cecilia, 1184 Newfield Avenue, Stamford. Entombment will follow at St. Mary's Mausoleum, North Street, Greenwich.
The Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral & Crematory is honored to assist the family with the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Mary's memory to the Church of St. Cecilia, 1184 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT 06905.
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Published by Stamford Advocate & Greenwich Time on Sep. 9, 2021.
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Mass of Christian Burial
Church of St. Cecilia
1184 Newfield Avenue, Stamford, CT
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Please accept my condolences. I had the privilege of bringing Holy Communion to Mary at Harbor Chase for several years. Sharing a common heritage, we did a lot of reminiscing about Polish prayers and songs. I shall miss but always remember this great and genteel lady.
Frederic Topor
September 11, 2021
John, my deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family. May your mom Rest In Peace. I was a classmate of yours at SCHS.
Rita Rotelli Gerardi
September 10, 2021
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