Mrs. Mary C. (Spagoni) Cavallaro, 99 of Benjamin Church Manor, Bristol, died Sunday, June 9, 2019 at her home. She was the wife of the late Joseph Cavallaro. Born, raised and educated in New Bedford, MA, she was a daughter of the late John and Domenica (Sparta) Spagoni. During WWII she worked at Cornell Dubilier Corp. main office and worked with the USO to organize activities. Later she graduated from Massachusetts Academy of Cosmetology, worked as a hairdresser for ten years, and eventually operated her own business in New Bedford until she married. Her hobbies were cooking and loved to try new things. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Bristol and a member of the former Hope Circle, Daughters of Isabella. She is survived by two sons, Michael A. Cavallaro of Riverside, and Joseph W. Cavallaro of Bridgewater, MA and a grandson, Kevin Cavallaro of Beverly, MA. Funeral services from the Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood Street, Bristol, Friday, June 14, 2019 at 10:00 AM with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 141 State Street, Bristol. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol. Visitation will be Friday morning from 9:00-10:00 AM. For online condolences, shared memories, information and directions go to www.sansonefuneralhome.com
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