Anne L. Calderone, 81
Anne Louise Calderone, 81, of Grove Parkway, died at 11:45 a.m. on Jan. 9, 2010 at her home after a short illness.
Mrs. Calderone was born on Aug. 17, 1928 in Trumbull, Connecticut. She married Robert C. Calderone June 28, 1952. After relocating several times, they ended up in Columbus in late 1970.
She was a member of St. Bartholomew Catholic Church since 1970.
After graduating from business school, she worked as Secretary to the Dean of Business Administration at the University of Bridgeport. She then worked in the advertising department of General Electric also of Bridgeport, Connecticut.
She has been active as a volunteer. She has volunteered at Fodrea School, Love Chapel, Turning Point, and St. Bartholomew Church. She has been a Columbus Architectural Tour Guide and served as a CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocate.
As a 35-year member of Harrison Lake Country Club, she was active in the Ladies Golf Group. She has also been an avid bridge player and has spent many happy hours at the bridge table with friends.
She enjoyed spending time with her family, being outdoors, and working in her garden.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hathaway–Myers Chapel, 1022 Pearl St.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Dr. Clem Davis 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Columbus with visitation from 9 until mass. A private family inurnment will be held at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice, Love Chapel or the charity of choice.
She will be greatly missed by her husband, Robert, of 57 years. She is survived by a son Bruce R. Calderone of Columbus; daughter Paula J. (Mike) Bandos of Columbus; two grandchildren, Betzi Anne Fuentes of Greenwood and Bradley J. Behler of San Francisco, Calif.; two great-grandsons of Greenwood; a brother, Kenneth Strobel, of Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents Herman and Louise Strobel and a brother, Robert Strobel who was killed in World War II.
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