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Lena Miraldi services Saturday

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Lena Miraldi “Noni”, nee Giampoli, late of Chesterton, Ind., and formerly of the East Side of Chicago, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013.

She was born March 22, 1917.

She was preceded by her beloved husband Orlando “Muscles” Miraldi.

She is survived by her children Emilie (late Richard) Pawloski, Arlene James and Jonnie Lee (William) Jeffries, grandchildren Karen (Mike) Del Toro, Thomas (Donna) James, Jayson Jeffries, Jannon Jeffries, Robert (Tracy) Jeffries and Karen (Rick) Camerano, and great-grandchildren Krysten James, Nicole James, Michael John Del Toro and Autumn Camerano and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded by her siblings Harriet (late Guido) Baldocchi, Ernest (late Dorothy) Giampoli and Joseph (late Fiama) Giampoli.

Funeral services are set for Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago, Ill.

Interment will be in Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton, Ind.

Visitation will be held Friday, January 11, from 2 to 9 p.m. at Elmwood Chapel, 11200 S. Ewing Ave., Chicago, Ill.

In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital would be appreciated.

For more information call 773-731-2749 of visit



Posted 1/10/2013