Marie Cristiano

Marie D. Cristiano (DelFrate)

Wednesday, February 4th, 1920 - Monday, February 1st, 2021
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Marie D. Cristiano, 100 years old of Kenosha, WI passed away Monday, February 1, 2021, at her home.

She was born February 4, 1920, in Trimountain, MI, the daughter of the late Nello and Amelia (Raffaella) DelFrate and came to Kenosha, WI in 1923. On October 13, 1945, she married John Cristiano at St. Mary Catholic Church, Kenosha, WI and he preceded her in death January 16, 1980.

Marie was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary of Pompeii Catholic Church for many years where she served in the Women’s Club and Mission Ladies. She was also a member of the Italian American Club Auxiliary, the Catholic Women’s Club, and the Monday Club of Bain School.

Survivors include her children, Lucille (Erwin) Garris, Nello (Donna) Cristiano, Anita Gasser, Carmella (Gerald) Chapman, and John L. (Ruth) Cristiano; siblings, Olga Randall, Jean DelFrate, Ronald (Rose) DelFrate, and Richard DelFrate; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services and entombment in All Saints Mausoleum, Pleasant Prairie, WI were private. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the Kenosha Achievement Center, in her memory.

Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
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Gereene J Callahan

Posted at 02:03pm
Tom and I are sorry for your loss. We will keep your family in our prayers

John Principe

Posted at 04:51am
Our sincere condolences to the family . We will keep you in our prayers.
John & JoAnn Principe

Rose C Giannini

Posted at 05:07pm
Condolences from the Giannini family. My mother, Geri, knew Marie from the Holy Rosary Mission ladies. Mom always spoke highly of Marie. May she rest in peace...

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