Maria Ceraso Aug 02, 1937 - Jun 09, 2019
Maria Theresa Ceraso, age 81, passed away suddenly on June 9, 2019 at her home in Eddystone. She was born August 2, 1937 and lived most of her life in Chester, PA. Maria graduated from Chester High School in 1955 and worked for Bell Telephone in Philadelphia for several years. In 1958, she married Charles Calabro and together they had a son, Jimmy Calabro, with whom she stayed home to raise until he was 3 years old. Maria returned back to work in the Banking industry where she worked for 40 years before retiring from Fidelity Bank at age 65. She loved keeping her home organized and well decorated. She was an excellent cook and loved the beach, going out to dinners, shopping, and playing cards with family and friends.
Maria was preceded in death by her parents James and Lenora Ceraso, her brother James Ceraso, and her beloved son Jimmy Calabro.
SURVIVORS: sister: Jean Wittrock; sister-in-law: Sharon Ceraso; niece: Gina Henry; nephews: Joseph Wittrock, Jeffrey, Stephen, and Michael Ceraso; cousin: Victor Kasarsky, who was like a second son to Maria and was always there for her; and many cousins, relatives, and friends.
Visitation: Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 10:00-11:00 am at the Nolan-Fidale Funeral Home, 5980 Chichester Ave., Aston, PA. Funeral Service: Saturday at 11:00 am at the Nolan-Fidale Funeral Home. Burial: Ss. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield. In Lieu of Flowers: Donations may be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org and/or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org.
Nolan-Fidale Funeral Home
Begins: Jun 15, 2019 11:00am - 11:30am5980 Chichester Ave
Aston, PA 19014
Ss. Peter & Paul Cemetery
Jun 15, 2019 12:00pm - 12:15pm1600 S. Sproul Road
Springfield, PA 19064
Nick "Butch" Ferriola says:Submitted on: Jun 16, 2019
Jean, Maria will be missed. There is nothing I can say to ease her loss. Blessings, Cousin Nick or as Maria would say Butch. Love you
Joann Sabato says:Submitted on: Jun 12, 2019
Jean, Your sister had your same warm and beautiful smile. You have our deepest condolences and pray that the Lord will comfort you and your family during these difficult times. Love, Joann and Dennis
Joan and John Miller says:Submitted on: Jun 12, 2019
So sorry for the loss of your sister.