Carmella Petito

May 27, 2014

Petito, Carmella Obituary

Carmella Petito "Millie" died peacefully at home on May 27, 2014. She was 100 years old. Born in Newark, she lived most of her life in Kearny.

Visiting will be on Friday from 3-7 p.m. at the Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny. Mass will be on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Stephens Church. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Millie worked at ITT in Nutley during WWII. She and her husband John established and operated The Sunset Deli in Kearny. She enjoyed St. Stephens Church and the social groups there.

Wife of the late John Petito, she is survived by her son Joseph and his wife Sally Petito and her daughter Tina Antonelli. Grandmother of Donna Petito, Lisa (Paul) Dispoto, John Petito, Christine (Gordon) Smith, Dominick Antonelli and Carmela Antonelli. She the great grandmother of Kara, Dean, Laura and Jacqueline. Millie was predeceased by her brother and sisters Nick Roio, Catherine Spain and Mary Colanino.

In lieu of flowers kindly make a donation to Cystic Fibrosis.




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May 30, 2014
3-7 p.m.

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Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home

596 Belgrove Drive
Kearny, NJ 07032
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May 31, 2014
10:30 a.m.

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St. Stephens Church

141 Washington Avenue
Kearny, NJ 07032
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May 31, 2014

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Holy Cross Cemetery

340 Ridge Road
North Arlington, NJ 07031
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