MASSENA -- Ms. Ahlene C. Pellegrino, 85, peacefully passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at St. Regis Nursing Home surrounded by her loving family.
Ahlene was born May 31, 1932 in Massena, the daughter of the late Juan and Clara DeRushia Pellegrino and attended schools in Madrid. Ahlene was a Certified Nurse’s Aide for United Helpers in Ogdensburg.
Ahlene is survived by her sisters, Freda Basso of Syracuse, and Priscilla LaBrake of Massena and Karen Pellegrino of Monterey, CA; her brothers, Eric and Susan Pellegrino of Canton and Robert Pellegrino of Schenectady; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Ahlene was predeceased by a sister, Elizabeth Abar.
There will be no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Burial to be held in the spring at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Hospice of St. Lawrence Valley, 6805 US Highway 11, Potsdam, NY 13676.
Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where memories and condolences may be made online at www.donaldsonfh.com.