Marie Bozzuto Charlo, 90, of Hamden passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at the Connecticut Hospice, Branford. She was the beloved wife of the late Louis Francis Charlo. Marie was born in New Haven on April 19, 1925; daughter of the late Salvatore and Rose Votto Bozzuto; had worked as a clerical worker for New Haven Railroad and later for United Illuminating until her retirement. She was a member of the Hamden Women’s Club, Miller’s Seniors, Red Hat Association, Ridge Road Seniors and East Shore Seniors and volunteered at St. Raphael’s Hospital. Mother of Lois Papalampros (Demetrios), Paul L. Charlo (Susan Ryan) and Linda Esposito (Ronald). Grandmother of Robert and Gabriel DeFrancesco, Panos Papalampros. Great Grandmother of Robert and Emma DeFrancesco, Lillian and Madeleine DeFrancesco. Predeceased by her brother Salvatore Bozzuto.


Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue Tuesday morning at 11:00. Family and friends may call from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. A Mass of Christian burial will follow in St. Barnabas Church at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Clelian Center, 261 Benham Street, Hamden, CT  06514.