Maria Lorello

  • "Ri, my sister...I think of you all the time. You are with..."
    - Anita Boehm
  • "I never met Maria but she still touched my life. We worked..."
    - Scott Wellington
  • "You were always so caring and you will be missed."
    - Jadira Martinez
  • "During Maria's last year at Nelwyweds I worked with her on..."
    - George Kelecich
  • "Dear Maria, I hadn't seen you in so long, but I know how..."
    - Diana Walker

Lorello, Maria died Jan 16th at the age of 44 after a heroic battle with cancer. Maria loved her work in the human resources field. Maria is survived by her mother Barbara Lorello, brother Joe Arnold and her beloved Max. She is preceded in death by her father Louis and her brother Jimmy. There will be no funeral or wake. A remembrance for all her many friends will be held in the near future, time and place TBD. Maria touched the hearts and lives of many in her short lifetime.

Published in Chicago Sun-Times on Jan. 19, 2011