Armando Chilelli 1929-2021
Last updated 3/4/2021 at 5:21pm
Armando Chilelli, 91, died on Feb. 21, 2021, at his home in Edmonds with his family by his side. He was born April 16, 1929, in Brooklyn, New York.
Armando grew up in Italy, in a town called Paola. This is where he fell in love with his forever love, by one look at a picture set upon a wall. He set his sights on Maria Teresa DePaola (Sina); they married on Aug. 28, 1953. They celebrated 67 years of marriage.
Armando and his bride moved from Italy to Alderwood Manor, Washington. They settled and lived in Lynnwood for 40-plus years, then the last 20 years in Edmonds.
When moving to Washington...