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Elizabeth Mae Stelitano

April 17, 1920 - June 3, 2018

Service Date June 11, 2018

Visitation will be Monday from 11AM-1PM at the Comi Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Monday June11, 2018 with Rosary and Scripture Service at 1PM at the Comi Chapel.

Interment will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.

Please note that this obituary has been printed as a corrected obituary. 

 

 

Elizabeth Mae (Pachelli) Stelitano, 98, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2018 at Trinidad Inn Nursing home in Trinidad, Colorado. 

Elizabeth was born on April 17, 1920 in Berwind, CO to Angelo and Lucia Pachelli. Following the untimely death of her mother, Elizabeth unselfishly quit school at the tender age of 14 to raise her younger siblings. Elizabeth married John Stelitano on February 13, 1943. From this union she had two sons, John and Dominic. She was known as a fabulous baker, cook, and hard worker having been employed at Cesario’s bakery, the A&W, and Joltons. Elizabeth was a devoted wife, mother, and sister and a loving, generous grandmother, godmother, and aunt.  

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, Angelo and Lucia Pachelli, husband John Stelitano, her sons John Stelitano, Jr. and Dominic Stelitano, brothers and sisters-in-law Tony (Laurena), Umberto, Albert (Mary), Dominic (Lena), Fred (Gloria), and Guido Pachelli, sisters and brothers-in-law Philomena (Tony) DiPaolo, Helen (Mike) Rinna, and Cena (Chick) Spencer, and great-granddaughter Savonna Stelitano. 

She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law Richard (Constance) Pachelli, Sr., sister-in-law Ann Pachelli, daughter-in-law Dorothy Stelitanogranddaughters Elizabeth Aumiller, RenaStelitano, and Johnna Stelitano, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and her many nurses and caregivers at Trinidad Inn Nursing Home where she had resided the past 5 years. 

Services and interment were previously held. 

Arrangements made under the corrections of the Comi Funeral Home.