Dora A. Florenzano
Date of Passing:
Florenzano, Dora, A., (Dalessio), 92, of Maple Avenue, Barrington, died peacefully at home on April 24, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Alphonse Florenzano.
Born in Barrington, a daughter of the late Angelo and Elisa (Popolizo) Dalessio, she was a lifelong resident of Barrington.
Mrs. Florenzano was a cafeteria assistiant for the Barrington School Lunch program for eight years. She previously was a cashier at the former Almacs Grocery Store in the 1960’s and 1970’s.
Dora was a communicant of Holy Angels Church. She enjoyed playing the piano, spending time with her family and friends, and had a zest for fashion and life.
She is survived by a daughter Ann Elisa McCarthy and her husband Charles of Barrington, three sisters; Filomena DeRensis of Riverside, Anna Lenon of Swansea, MA and Norma Pearson of Riverside, two grandchildren; Jill Ratteree of Barrington and Kelli McCormick and her husband Casey of Poughquag, NY, four great grandchildren; Alexandra and Nicholas Ratteree, Liam and Kaitlin McCormick and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Frank Dalessio.
Her funeral will be held on Friday April 27, 2012 from the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside at 9:30 am with a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Angel Church, Maple Avenue, Barrington at 11 am. Burial will follow in Santa Maria del Campo Cemetery, Upland Way, Barrington. Calling hours are TODAY Thursday 5-8 pm.