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Carmen Marcano

Carmen E. Marcano (nee Castro), 84 of Lorain, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Five Stars Adult Care Facility in Avon Lake.
Born on March 29, 1932 in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, Carmen arrived in Lorain, Ohio in 1950 to unite with the love of her life, Marcelino. She attended and graduated from St. Joseph School of Practical Nursing. She then was employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse at St. Joseph Hospital in Lorain, retiring after 30 years there.
Carmen enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, dancing and listing to her late husband's serenades. She was known for her wit, sense of humor, grand elegance and memorable parties.
Carmen is survived by her sons, Edwin Marcano and Henry (Tania) Marcano both of Lorain; gransons, Ezekiel, Job and Matthew; 5 great grandchildren; 4 brothers and 4 sisters and her caretaker, Irma Marquez.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Marcelino in 2013; parents, Jesus and Adriana Castro and a brother and a sister.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 10:00 am until the time of services at 12:00 PM in the Dovin Funeral and Cremation Specialists, 2701 Elyria Avenue, Lorain. Luis Maldonado, deacon of Sacred Heart Chapel, Lorain will officiate. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain. To send online condolences go to www.dovinfcs.com

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Pam Waite - January 09, 2017 at 05:59 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My sincerest condolences to Edwin and Henry as well as all the family and friends of Carmen Marcano. I remember her growing up at Sacred Heart Chapel as well as the family. May the peace of God be with the family and friends and my prayers for you all during this time of her passing.

Jose DeLeon - January 08, 2017 at 06:49 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Was so sorry to hear about the passing of your dear mother. A mother is one of the hardest losses we face. May your faith in Jehovah's grand promises give you peace as we look forward to the New System of things.Sam and Betty Odom

Betty Odom - January 08, 2017 at 01:03 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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