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Tuesday August 17th, 2021
5:00pm - 8:00pm

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Mass of Christian Burial

Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church
Wednesday August 18th, 2021

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Marie Modugno

Marie D. Modugno, 90, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away on Wednesday, August 11, 2021.

Marie was born in Akron, Ohio, to the late James and Priscilla (Violante) Esposito and lived in the Cuyahoga Falls area most of her life. In her youth, she was a classically trained pianist. She was an active member of the Leaf and Blossom Garden Club, Garden Forum of Greater Akron, and Garden Club of Ohio.  She enjoyed cards and camaraderie with the Anniversary Club.  She was a 10 year choir member at St. Joseph Catholic Church and a member of IHM.

In addition to her parents, Marie is preceded in death by her husband, John Modugno.  She is survived by son, Michael (Gary Reams) Modugno; daughter, Carmela (Jon) Hapanowicz; grandchildren, Adrienne, Elise, Owen, and Grace Hapanowicz; and many loving family and friends.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, 11:00 pm at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Cuyahoga Falls.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Hennessy-Bagnoli-Moore Funeral Home, 936 N. Main St., Akron (corner of N. Main St. and Mildred Ave.).  Marie's final resting place will be Holy Cross Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Garden Club of Ohio Scholarship Fund in care of Scholarship Fund Chairman, Shirley Basista, 8623 Hollis Lane, Brecksville, Ohio 44141-2031. Checks should be made to GCO Scholarship Fund.

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Carmela and Michael. The world has lost a jewel.The memories of the Modugno and Carlisle gatherings will always bring Marie's smile and humor to mind.Our sincerest condolences to you and your loved ones. Ray and Donna Calabrese

Donna calabrese Aug 15 2021 12:00 AM

Carmela,I am so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. I can remember all the times she and your Dad stopped by the Tux Shop to see you when you were working, she was an extremely kind person. My prayers are with you and your family during this sad time.

Todd Kennedy and Family - Cleveland, Ohio Aug 15 2021 12:00 AM