Alfred J. Marrino, 85
Friday, January 31, 2003

WORCESTER- Alfred J. Marrino, 85, formerly of 392 Hamilton St., a World War II veteran and a retired city firefighter, died Tuesday, Jan. 28, in Notre Dame Long Term Care Center after an illness.
He leaves a brother, George Marrino of Northboro; nephews and nieces, including Belinda "Bella" Morrone of Worcester, who was his principal caregiver. A brother, Walter Marrino, died Jan. 17. Three brothers, Albert, Archibald and Leo Marrino, and a sister, Clara Lebruto, also predeceased him. He was born in Worcester, son of Joseph and Clementina (Abruzzese) Marrino, and graduated from Commerce High School. He was an Army veteran of World War II.
Mr. Marrino was a Worcester firefighter for more than 40 years, retiring as a lieutenant of Engine Company 6 on Franklin Street in 1982. He was a former member of Our Lady of Loreto Church, the International Brotherhood of Fire Fighters Local 1009, the Worcester Fire Relief Association and East Side Post 201 American Legion. He was a member of Green Hill Golf Club and formerly taught golf for the city of Worcester Night Life courses.
The funeral will be held Monday, Feb. 3, from Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel, 370 Plantation St., with a Mass at 9:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 24 Mulberry St. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. Calling hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2, in the funeral home, with a ritual by members of East Side Post 201 at 6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Worcester Fire Relief Association, Grove Street, Worcester, MA 01605