Angelina "Ange" Perna, nee Meringolo, passed away at home in Cos Cob on March 13, 2014 at the age of 89. She was a lifelong Greenwich resident. Her loving husband, Albert "Herb" predeceased her by one year. She is survived by a daughter Jane, sons Joseph and Michael, brothers Anthony Meringolo and Frank Meringolo, sisters Phoebe Zagorianos and Elaine Kalata, daughters-in-law Constance and Joanie, five grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She was also predeceased by her sister Josephine Lynch. In addition to being a homemaker, Ange was a Nursery School teacher at Christ Church in Greenwich, and an enthusiastic volunteer at Greenwich Hospital. She will be greatly missed by her family and many friends.
Friends may call at the Gallagher Funeral Home in Greenwich on Tuesday, March 18 between 4:00 and 8:00 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Agnes Church, Greenwich on Wednesday, March 19, at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in the memory of Ange M. Perna to Greenwich Hospital c/o Greenwich Hospital Foundation Office, 35 River Rd. Cos Cob, CT.