Maria Ellen Philbrick, age 65, of Orange passed away at home with her family at her side on January 19, 2013.
Loving wife of 43 years of Jackson C. Philbrick.
Born in New Haven, daughter of Eleanor Rossi Montalto of Orange and the late Salvatore Montalto. She is also survived by her daughter Tanya Silva and her husband Luis of West Haven, her sister Susan Breen of NC and her brother Salvatore Montalto of CO and her cherished grandchildren Mia and Daniel.
Maria was a medical secretary for Dr. Rosner and Dr. Knoll until her retirement.
The hours for visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8pm at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green.
Her funeral procession will leave the funeral home on Thursday morning at 9:30 for a Mass of Christian Burial in Holy Infant Church at 10am.
Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery.
Donations may be made in Maria’s name to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation NPCF, PO Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502 or www.pancreaticcancerfoundation.com. For online condolences please visit our website at www.westhavenfuneral.com.