Annmarie [Izzo] Cherella, 67, of Johnston, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, Providence. Annmarie was the beloved wife of the late Matthew L. Cherella, and the former wife of the late Nicholas J. Carlone.
Born in Johnston, she was a daughter of the late Pasquale and Lena (Parrillo) Izzo. Annmarie was employed by Aramark Corp. in the Johnston School Department Lunch Program for two years.
She is survived by her loving children, Nicholas J. Carlone III and his wife, Melanie, of Ringe, NH; Michael G. Carlone of Johnston; Karen Cherella of Massachusetts; and Anthony Cherella of Johnston. She was the cherished grandmother of Christopher, Alyssa, Isabella, Nicholas, Madison, and Colby. Annmarie was the sister of Pasco Izzo and Phyllis M. Meloni, both of Johnston, and the late Richard Izzo.
Funeral from the NARDOLILLO FUNERAL HOME & Crematory, 1278 Park Avenue, Cranston on Saturday at 9 am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 am in Our Lady of Grace Church, George Waterman Road, Johnston. Interment will be in St. Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
VISITING HOURS Saturday morning 8 to 9 am. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 931 Jefferson Blvd., Suite 3004, Warwick, RI 02886.
Her family wishes to acknowledge and thank the Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center, 2nd floor staff for the care given to Annmarie.