Obituary for Evelyne Ricci (DeMartino)
Evelyne DeMartino Ricci, 98, of Orange passed away on Monday February 5, 2018. She was the wife of the late Oswald D. Ricci. Mother of David P. (Kathy) Ricci and Marilyn (Chip) Baumann.. Sister of the late Ida Julianelle, Amelia Hammel and Augusto DeMartino. Also survived by two grandchildren Christopher Ricci and Katherine Scalesse, four great grandchildren and predeceased by a great granddaughter. She was employed as manager of Homemaker’s Corner in West Haven for many years. After retirement, Evelyne dedicated most of her time to volunteer work which included Holy Infant Church, its’ Ladies Guild, proudly serving as their President and the Orange Senior Center among others. She was an avid world traveler and visited many countries. She loved to play cards, especially Bridge. Evelyne’s family wishes to express their gratitude to the nurses and aides at the Orange Health Care and Rehabilitation Center for their dedication and compassion in caring for Evelyne, as well as the nurses and aides from Seasons Hospice.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday morning at 10 o’clock in Holy Infant Church. All other arrangements are private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Friends of Fischer House, c/o the Creed Law Firm, PO Box 575, Bristol, CT. 06010.