WESTPORT, Conn. - Maria Angelica Calandriello of Westport died Aug. 20. She was 48.
Calandriello was born in Norwalk, to John and Carmela Cincotta Calandriello of Westport. She was raised in Westport, and was a graduate of Staples High School, class of 1984. She received her certification in Massage Therapy from Healing Hands Institute in New Jersey. She worked for the Noelle's Wellness and Day Spa in Stamford for 15 years. She served as a former member of the Purchase, N.Y.Volunteer Fire Department.
Calandriello is survived by her daughter, Giana; parents; siblings, Joanna Larkin (Kenneth) of Norwalk, John Calandriello (Amy) of Fairfield; longtime companion, Anthony Catalano of Westport; niece and nephews; extended Calandriello and Cincotta families; uncle, John Altieri; godmother, Marie Mascitelli (Frank); and several friends.
Calling hours are Friday, Aug. 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home , 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, Aug. 23 at 9:30 a.m. directly in Assumption Church, 98 Riverside Ave., in Westport with her interment to follow in Willowbrook Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to: The Giana Calandriello Education Fund, c/o: Anthony Catalano, 86 Newtown Road, Westport, CT 06880.