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88 East Main St.
Meriden, CT 06450
Phone: (203) 235-3338
Fax: (203) 686-1676
Carmela Carabetta

Carmela N. Carabetta (Nigro)

Thursday, December 2nd, 1926 - Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Carmela N. Carabetta, 92, wife of George C. Carabetta, died on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Midstate Medical Center after a brief illness. Born in Meriden on December 2, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Teresa DeMaria Nigro. Mrs. Carabetta was a lifelong Meriden resident, attended Southington schools and graduated from E.C. Goodwin Technical School. Carmela and her husband George owned and operated Carabetta Florist prior to retiring in 1990. Carmela had a lifelong passion for sewing and she loved sharing her handmade blankets and teddy bears. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church and a member of the Intermediate Club.
Besides her husband George of 71 years, she is survived by two sons, George (Janeen) Carabetta Jr. and David J. (Lisa) Carabetta; four grandchildren, Daniel Carabetta, Matthew (Paula) Carabetta, Erin (Chris) Hoff and Colin Carabetta; four great-grandchildren, Emmah and Ellana Carabetta and Rhea and Avery Hoff; her sister, Mary Fasulo. Carmela is also survived by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Ralph Nigro; her daughter-in-law, Kathleen M. Carabetta, her grandsons, Ryan and Sean Carabetta and her lifelong friends, John and Pauline Soltis.
The funeral will be held on Friday, February 15th at 9:15 from the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 E. Main St., Meriden, CT 06450 and at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Campus for a Mass of Christian Burial. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday, February 14th from 4 to 7 p.m. Should friends desire, contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society 38 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06854 or to the American Heart Association 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492. For online condolences, please visit
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, February 14th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, February 14th, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home
    88 East Main Street
    MERIDEN, CT 06450
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  • Service

    Friday, February 15th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Friday, February 15th, 2019 10:00am
    Our Lady Queen of Angels, Mt. Carmel Campus
    109 Goodwill Ave
    MERIDEN, CT 06450
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  • Interment

    Walnut Grove Cemetery
    817 Old Colony Rd
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Ralph and Cammy Nigro

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George McGoldrick

Posted at 10:42am
Dave, So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I hope our thoughts and prayers along with your own fond memories will help at this time. George McGoldrick

Brian ,Chaleen & Sasha Abely

Posted at 08:01pm
Our deepest heartfelt condolences for the loss of your loving wife, mom, grandmother. Carmela will be sincerely missed by many. We share in your family’s sorrow.
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Joe & AMT

Posted at 11:20am
It was our pleasure to know Carmela and to witness the love affair she shared with her husband George. Whenever we saw them he was right by her side. She was quite a woman in so many ways and is sure to be missed by many. Our condolences to all who mourn her. Sharing your sorrow, Ann Marie & Joe Tretler

Charles Chapman Jr

Posted at 03:52pm
I am so sorry to hear about your mother Uncle Dave. Marc and I are thinking about you, Aunt Lisa, Erin and Collin. Love, Chuck Chapman (little)

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