Marina LaMela passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at her home in Marlboro. She was 85 years old. Marina was born on October 15, 1936. She was the daughter of the late Felice and Rosalba Dinielli.
Marina was a full time wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years Felice (Phil) LaMela and her children, Linda LaMela-Newman and her partner Daniel Porter and John and Meredith LaMela. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Jennifer and Shawn Rhynehart, Michael Newman, Kristina LaMela and Erica LaMela,
as well as great grand-daughters Grace and Riley Rhynehart and her care takers Yulia Wright and Erica Miller.
Marina was happiest when her family was with her whether in her home or on a family vacation. She took pride in cooking and in her home.
A mass of Christian burial will be offered on Thursday morning at 10:30am at St. Mary's Church, 1209 Route 9W, Marlboro to which family and friends are invited.
Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newburgh.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300,