Angelina (Angie) Calistro, 98, of Plainville, passed away peacefully Thursday April 14th. Born in New Britain, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Nancy (Reggio) Ragaglia. She lived most of her life in New Britain before moving to Plainville. She was the wife of the late Anthony D. Calistro. She had been employed at New Britain Machine for many years prior to retirement.
Angelina was very involved in Plainville; she was a member of Our Lady of Mercy Church along with its Ladies Guild and St. Anthony Society, Woman’s Club of Plainville, and the Plainville Senior Center. She loved to crochet and make homemade macaroni. She adored watching UCONN Women's Basketball (especially with her granddaughter, Amy). She also enjoyed shopping (especially with her granddaughter, Lisa.)
Angelina is survived by her daughter Lollie and her husband Harold Norquist of Portland, son Anthony and his wife Judy Calistro of Norwalk along with two grandchildren Amy and Lisa of Portland and a great-granddaughter Mya of Portland, along with several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her brother Dominic Ragaglia and his wife Marie of Plainville. Beside her husband she was predeceased by her brothers Frank Ragaglia and Michael Ragaglia, and sister Mary Torelli.
Friends and family are invited to a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday (April 22nd 2022) at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 94 Broad St. Plainville. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, 169 Farmington Ave, Plainville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Connecticut Alzheimer's Association, 200 Executive Blvd S #4b, Southington, CT 06489.