MILLBROOK, N.Y. -- Marilyn Jane Cardinale, a former Milbrook resident, died Dec. 19 at her home. Prior to her death, she lived in Hopewell Junction.
She was born Aug. 19, 1936, in Kansas City, Kan. to the late Loren and Isabelle Cross Baker.
She moved to Millbrook at the age of 12. She graduated from Millbrook Memorial High School in 1954 and Krissler Business Institute in Poughkeepsie, in 1956.
Shortly after she met Norman J. Cardinale Sr., the two were married Feb. 1, 1958 at St. Joseph’s Church in Millbrook.
She is survived by her children, daughter Suzanne (Joseph) Rizzo of Millbrook and Carolyn (Patrick) Hurley of Salt Point, and her six grandchildren, Leah, Jesse and Samantha Rizzo and Ryan, Dylan and Stephen Hurley.
She also is survived by her sister-in-law Rose C. Lott, brother-in-law Thomas Cardinale and their families.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Allen Funeral Home, 3270 Franklin Ave., Millbrook. A funeral service will be celebrated at noon Wednesday at Grace Episcopal Church in Millbrook. Interment will follow at Saint Joseph’s Cemetery in Millbrook.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks you make a donation in her name to the American Lung Association, 418 Broadway, 1st Floor, Albany, NY 12207 or on its website .
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