Marta Capecelatro McLean, 65, of Orange passed away on Sunday, January 9, 2011. Wife of the late Russell McLean, Marta is survived by her mother Ona Lambert Capecelatro of Woodbridge, sister Grace Castellazzo and her husband Arthur of Goodyear, AZ, nieces Nicole Larizza and her husband Chris of Stratford and Lauren Ploeger and her husband David of Payson, UT, 4 loving grand-nieces and 1 grand-nephew, step-son Scott McLean and his wife Sharon of Wallingford, step-daughter Rochelle Kingsley of Wolcott and 4 step-grandsons and 1 step-greatgranddaughter. In addition to her husband, Mrs. McLean was predeceased by her father, Ettore S. Capecelatro, and brother Alfonso Joseph (Joey) Capecelatro. Mrs. McLean was born in Salt Lake City, UT on November 13, 1945. She had been an administrative assistant at Yale University. Friends may visit with the family at BEECHER & BENNETT-TAYLOR Funeral Home, 410 Campbell Ave., West Haven on Tuesday (TODAY), January 11, 2011 from 9-11:00 AM and may attend her funeral service at the funeral home at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery, West Haven. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mrs. McLean's memory can be made to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.

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  1. Art and Grace, Please accept my sincere sympathy to you and your family on your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Karen G.

  2. Ona,Grace and Artie, I’m very sorry to hear of Marta’s passing and want to express my sincere sympathy to you and your family. Mike Kingsley

  3. Dear McLean family, I am so sorry for your loss of Marta. Marta and I were class mates at Amity and we shared many laughs and good times. Please know that I will keep Marta and you all in my prayers until through the grace of God we are all united once again. Sincerely, Ron DeMarco

  4. I looked in our high school year book and smiled when I saw your photo and entry. I hope your life was filled with the friendship and joy you so richly deserved, and that, being held dearly in the thoughts of those who you so easily befriended, you rest peacefully.

  5. Ona, Grace and Art – We are so sorry to hear of Marta’s passing, and we are thinking of you during this difficult time. I have such great memories of Marta – many summer memories from years ago when all of us kids would play in the pool together with Marta. These are the very happy times that I will remember. Love, Jennifer, Bill & Vaughan

  6. Thinking of your family during this sad time and sending our sincere condolences. May God keep and comfort you (Ps.34:18) as only he can. Marta will be sadly missed.

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