Jennie (Salmo) Marando

Jan 8th, 2003
Jennie (Salmo) Marando

Herrin – Jennie Salmo Marando, 90, died at 11:05 a.m. on Tuesday, January 7, 2003 at Friendship Health Care Center in Herrin.

Mrs. Marando was born February 20, 1912 in Herrin to Pete and Tressi (Cherolli) Salmo.
She married Pete Marando January 10, 1942 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin. Msg. Robert DeGasprie officiated. Mr. Marando died January 17, 1967.

She worked at Quick Meal Stove Company in St. Louis, MO and operated Marando Market in Colp, IL until her husband’s death. She then worked for White Electric Company in Herrin until her retirement. She was a member of OLMC Catholic Church in Herrin and a member of the Daughters of Mary at the church and helped count the money envelopes on Sunday at the church.

Survivors include:
Brother and sister in law – Fred and Eleanor Salmo – Herrin
Sister in law – Ann Marlow Salmo – St. Paul, MN
Nieces and Nephews and children:
Michael and Patricia Salmo and Leah & Andrew – Christopher, IL
Bob and Patricia Salmo Lane and Kristen and Ryan – Shiloh, IL
Marc and Patricia Salmo and Cory and Adam – Herrin, IL
Franko Salmoarighi and children, Liz, Miguel, Joey and Kensi – Honolulu, Hawaii
John and Virginia (Salmo) Hecker – St. Paul, MN
Gene and Sara (Marando) Stoll and Michael, Mark and Carrie – Strongsville, Ohio
Jim and Lois Marando – Rock Island, IL
Jeffery and Donna Marando and Mia – Carmichael, CA
Ardith (Marando) Simpkins and Christen and Keith – Meridian, Idaho
And Adelle of Florida
Good friend – Judy Mckinely – Milan, IL

Her parents, husband, father and mother in law, Ferdinado and one granddaughter; Sarafinea Marando, brothers, Joe and Angelo Salmo, sister, Katie Salmo Samuel, brother and sisters in laws, Joe and wife, Jennie, Tony and wife Bell, Brunie and wife Josephine and James and wife, Edith and brother in laws, Ernest G. and Frank and niece, Carla Stoll, preceded her in death.

The funeral mass will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2003 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin. Monsignor Ken Schaefer will officiate. Burial will follow at San Carlo Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m .at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. The Rosary will be said at 6:00 p.m. on Friday.

Memorials may be made to Cabrini Hall or OLMC Catholic Church and will be accepted at the funeral home. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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