EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

February 7, 2014

Carmela "Nellie" (Cialfitti) Randone, 100


North Andover — Carmela "Nellie" (Cialfitti) Randone, 100, of Lawrence and a former longtime resident of North Andover, died February 5, at the Mary Immaculate Restorative Center/Nursing Home. Nellie was born in Boston, April 9, 1913, to the late Domenico and Teresa Cialfitti. She moved to Lawrence in 1940 and worked as a stitcher in the clothing industry for many years. She and her late husband of 67 years, Charles M. Randone, were longtime active parishioners of St. Michael Church in North Andover. She was also a member of the North Andover 65+ Club. Nellie loved to cook for her loving family and many friends.

She is survived by her sons, Charles S. Randone and wife, Anne, of Methuen and John D. Randone and wife, Charlene, of Haverhill. She was the grandmother of Rev. Michael Randone, Brian Randone, Karen Hanley, Jessica Randone and the late Jennifer Randone and great-grandmother of MacKenzie, Harrison, Ryan, Fallon, Emma, and Aubrey. She is also survived by several nieces, nephews and friends.

Nellie's family would like to thank the staff at the Mary Immaculate Restorative Center/Nursing Home for the loving and professional care they gave to her.

ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends may call on Monday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover, MA 01845. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated also on Monday at 12 noon at St. Michael Church in North Andover. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael Parish, 196 Main Street, North Andover, MA 01845 or to Mary Immaculate Restorative Center/Nursing Home, 172 Lawrence Street, Lawrence, MA 01810.

To leave online condolences, please visit, www.contefuneralhomes.com.