YOUNGSTOWN Carole A. Melaragno, 72, passed away Monday afternoon, Sept. 30, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center, following a lengthy illness.
Carole was born Nov. 29, 1940, a daughter of the late Dr. Umbert and Mary Melaragno, and was a lifelong resident of Ohio.
She was a 1958 graduate of Ursuline High School and was also a graduate of Youngstown University.
Carole worked at her fathers medical practice on Mahoning Avenue, and later in life earned a nursing degree. She became a licensed practical nurse, and worked at various local healthcare facilities.
She will always be remembered for her kindness to and love of animals, and for the joy she received from cooking.
Carole is survived by several extended family members.
Family and friends may gather at Calvary Cemetery Chapel in Youngstown on Wednesday, Nov. 13, for an 11:30 a.m. memorial service.
Arrangements were entrusted to Kinnick Funeral Home, 477 N. Meridian Road, Youngstown.
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