Stella Aldino

July 21, 2012  

Stella “Elza” Aldino, 87, of Church Street, died late Friday evening, July 20, at the Lewis County Residential Healthcare Facility.

A calling hour will be from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville, with a prayer service at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. A funeral Mass will be said 2:30 p.m. at St. Peters Catholic Church with Rev. Christopher Carrara, pastor, officiating. Burial will follow in Lowville Rural Cemetery.

Born Dec. 31, 1924, in Lowville, a daughter of the late Albert and Mary Borowski Maciejko, she attended country school on the Flat Rock Road and Lowville Academy.  

She married Charles James Aldino on June 27, 1943, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Brooklyn.  Mr. Aldino died June 10, 1993. 

Mrs. Aldino was a communicant of St. Peter’s Catholic Church.

She enjoyed making greeting cards and making things out of tile.

Surviving are a daughter, Mary Santoro, Niskayuna, N.Y.; two grandsons, three great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Her husband, a son, Jack Aldino, four brothers, Adolf, Edward, Henry and Ralph Maciejko, and two sisters, Lottie Petrus and Julia Geib, all died before her.

Condolences may be made online at

Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.