Anne Louise Mazziliano
April 18, 1920 – May 9, 2020
Anne Louise Bianco Mazziliano
Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Great-Great Grandmother
Anne Louise Bianco Mazziliano passed away peacefully, May 9, 2020. Anne was 100 years young! Anne was born in Mugnano del Cardinale,Italy, April 18, 1920. She arrived with her parents to Ellis Island when she was six months old and was raised in Bronx, New York with her other siblings.
Anne married the love of her life, Michael Mazziliano in 1940. Anne and Michael moved to Fresno, California in 1952, with sons, Peter and Anthony. The Mazziliano family then grew with the additions of Laurina, Michael, Vincent, Bianca and Robert. After her husband passed, Anne sold insurance and kept working into her 90’s.
Anne was an excellent cook and was often asked by several restaurant owners for her recipes. Friday was always homemade pizza night and all the neighborhood kids were welcome. Sunday dinners were a family feast and her home was full of good food and laughter.
Anne is survived by her children, Peter Mazziliano and wife Cheryl, Anthony Mazziliano and wife Nicole, Laurina DePrima and husband John, Vincent Mazziliano, Bianca Lamanuzzi and husband Gino, Robert Mazziliano and Anna.
Grandchildren, Peter John Mazziliano and wife Pam, Anthony Mazziliano Jr., Briana Mazziliano, Giavanna DePrima, Michael DePrima and wife Jeanna, Mario Mazziliano, Carlo Mazziliano, Mateo Mazziliano, Tasia Alexander and husband Brian, Julianna Mazziliano, Isabella Mazziliano and Sophia Mazziliano.
Great grandchildren, Leah Balch and husband Andrew, Gabriella Mazziliano, Nicholas Mazziliano, Tara Mazziliano, River Fickett, Rocco Fickett, Dominique DePrima, Jacob DePrima, Piper Alexander, Penelope Alexander, Parker Alexander.
Great-great grandchildren, Alexander Balch, Andilyn Balch and Lillanna Mazziliano. Sisters, Concetta Spagnuolo, brothers, Dominick and Robert Bianco.
Anne was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, and son, Michael Mazziliano, grandson, Vincent Lattanzio, parents, Anthony and Rose Bianco, sisters, Angelina Cannella, Josephine Ridenour, brothers, Anthony and Alfonse Bianco.
There are private services, Friday 5-15-2020, a viewing 10:00am to 11:30am, at Whitehurst Chapel, followed by entombment at St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery.
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