For 56 years, she was the loving wife of the late Robert F. DeLise. Beloved mother of Renee DeLise Tammaro, loving grandmother of Robert Tammaro, both of New Haven, and sister of Lena Ellis of FL.
Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her infant daughter, Cheryl Anne DeLise and her siblings, Olga Zandri, George and Italo Natalino.
Flora was a past vice president of the Madonna DiLoreto Society and was instrumental in raising funds to purchase a hand carved statue of the Madonna DiLoreto, which is now at St. Anthony’s Church, New Haven.
There are no hours for visitation.
Family and friends are asked to go directly to St. Anthony’s Church for a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday at 10 a.m. Interment will follow in Orange Center Cemetery.
For online condolences please visit our website at www.westhavenfuneral.com. Donations may be made in Flora’s name to St. Anthony’s Church, 25 Gold St., New Haven, CT 06519.