Susan E. (Mazzeo) Salerno, age 102, of Trumbull, CT, the widow of Anthony (Tony) Salerno, passed away March 23, 2013 at Maefair Healthcare Center.

Mrs. Salerno’s family would like to thank all the caregivers and staff of Maefair Healthcare Center for their kind and loving care of Susan.

Mrs. Salerno was born  November 28, 1910 in Long Branch NJ to the late  Guiseppe and Elizabeth Mazzeo and had been a longtime resident of the Bridgeport and Trumbull area.

She loved cooking, baking, gardening, crocheting, needlepoint, knitting and doing crossword puzzles. Above everything, she loved her family and everyone will dearly miss her.

She is survived by her devoted sons Robert Salerno and his wife Patricia of Trumbull and Joseph Salerno and his wife Donna of Stratford, four loving grandchildren Jay Salerno, Lisa Eldracher, Stacey Sullivan and Mark Salerno; eight cherished great-grandchildren Vinny, Steven, Dani,  Carlee, Lexi, Frank Jr., Peighton, and Mark Jr. ; and several nieces and nephews.

Her husband Tony, a son Anthony Junior, two brothers Michael and Anthony Mazzeo and one sister Virginia Paternoster predeceased her.

Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home 399 White Plains Rd. Trumbull, handled arrangements. Interment in St. Michael’s Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Maefair Healthcare Center (Resident’s Council) 21 Maefair Court Trumbull, CT 06611 or St. Margaret’s Shrine 2539 Park Ave. Bridgeport, CT.

To leave an online condolence please visit http://www.mullinsfh.com.