Marguerite A. Mailler

06 Oct 2020 | 02:56

Marguerite A. Mailler of Carmel passed away on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at The Paramount at Somers Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Somers.

The daughter of Michael and Mildred Vacca Tedesco, she was born on June 1, 1930 in Monroe.

For many years, Marguerite played an integral part in helping her husband Nelson run his Nationwide Insurance business in Monroe.

She was a member of St. James the Apostle in Carmel and a member as well as a Eucharistic Minister, CCD instructor for 30 years, and a member of the Blue Army at Sacred Heart Church, Monroe.

Marguerite is survived by a daughter in Florida; her brother Michael Tedesco and his wife Ruth of Florida; niece and nephew Cynthia Gerstner of Virginia and Robert Gerstner and his wife Mary of Carmel; and her great nephew Benjamin Maldanado of Virginia.

She was predeceased by her husband Nelson Mailler.

A Funeral Mass was celebrated Oct. 9 at Sacred Heart Church in Monroe. Interment followed at Monroe Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sacred Heart Church, 26 Still Road, Monroe or to her favorite children’s charity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements by Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Homes, Monroe (845-782-8185 or