Jean Orabona, a lifelong resident of the Bronx, died on August 23, 2017. She was 83.
Mrs. Orabona was born on July 12, 1934 in the Bronx to the late Frank and Antoinette (Carrelli) Varone. She is survived by her husband Albert Orabona, who she married on July 1, 1962; her sons, Jerry Orabona and his wife Anna and Chris Orabona and his wife Diane; and his granddaughters, Jennifer and Briana Orabona.
Visiting will be Sunday 2-4 & 7-9pm, with a service at 8pm, at Joseph A. Lucchese Funeral Home, 726 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. The family will gather at the funeral home on Monday at 10am followed by an interment at Pinelawn Cemetery, 2030 Wellwood Avenue, Farmingdale. In lieu of flowers the family prefers donations in her memory to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73123, www.cancer.org