Friday, May 14, 2021


Marion Gallicchio Prisco


Marion Gallicchio Prisco, 95, of North Haven passed away peacefully on Dec. 18, 2020, at Yale New Haven Hospital/St. Raphael campus with her family by her side. She was born in the Morris Cove section of New Haven on May 17, 1925, daughter of the late Antonio and Anna Triumfo Gallicchio.

She had worked for Blue Cross/Blue Shield and later for the former Steinbach Department Store of Hamden. She was a longtime parishioner of St. Barnabas Church and was a Girl Scout troop leader in North Haven for many years.

She was the mother of Donna DeLorenzo and the late Lynn and Patricia Prisco, grandmother of Joe DeLorenzo, Jr., and Amy DeLorenzo, and aunt of Jacqueline Gallicchio Ferriauolo. She was predeceased by her son-in-law Joey DeLorenzo; a sister, Rose Guadagno; and brothers Dominick, Gerald, Joseph, and Nicholas Gallicchio.

A memorial service will be held in the spring of 2021. The Havens Family, North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, was entrusted with the arrangements. For her online obituary, please visit

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