Sparano, Angelina (nee Meola), age 88, of Hawthorne on Friday, February 9, 2018.
Born in the Bronx, NY, Angelina had grown up in Fair Lawn and later lived most of her life in Fairfield before becoming a resident of Hawthorne 11 years ago. She was an avid fan of the New York Yankees and Giants and enjoyed cooking and entertaining.
Angelina Sparano was the beloved wife of the late Dominick Sparano (2005). Loving mother of Joseph Sparano and his fiance` Patty Lessig of Nazareth, PA, David Sparano and his wife Maria of Hawthorne, and Daniel Sparano and his wife Deidre of Roxbury, NJ. Grandmother of Teresa, Thomas, Brianna, Fiona, and Kendra. Great Grandmother of four. Sister of Anna Volpe and her late husband Arthur and Anthony Alexander and his wife Janet.
Funeral will depart at 9:00am on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Avenue, Hawthorne for a 9:30am funeral mass at St. Anthony R.C. Church, Hawthorne. Interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4-8pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.