April 26, 2019
Marie DeFilippo (Catalano), age 83, passed away peacefully on the morning of April 26, 2019 at Solaris in Bayonet Point, Florida.
She was born September 15, 1935 in The Bronx, New York.
Marie was an incredibly loving mother to her 3 children, but her favorite roll was being “Grandma Marie”. She treasured and embraced every moment with her grandchildren and showed them and every other life she touched the importance of being a kind and compassionate person.
Marie is survived by her 3 children, Stephen Catalano, Tampa, Florida, Angelo Catalano and his wife Michelle, Palm Harbor, Florida, Traci Catalano, New Port Richey, Florida. Her 5 grandchildren; Angela, Steven, Logan and his wife Ashley, Kailey and Payton; 3 great-grandchildren, E’milia, Nolan, Stella, and many close friends she made along her path.
Marie’s children would like to thank the loving staff on B wing at Solaris for their kind-hearted, gentle way of caring for their mother.
Marie will be laid to rest at Florida National Cemetery, next to husband Dominick who passed in 1995.