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Sept. 17, 1925 — June 21, 2019
Mildred Esther Williford Orlando, 93, of Wilson, passed away Friday. Her funeral will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 27, at John J. McManus and Sons Funeral Home, 4601 Avenue N., Brooklyn, New York. Interment will follow in Green-Wood Cemetery, 500 25th St., Brooklyn, New York.
Mildred is survived by her daughters, Petrina Fisher of Brooklyn, New York and Carolina Orlando of Wilson; sons, Peter Orlando of Wilson and Benjamin Orlando of Wilson; granddaughters, Denise Scaldoni of New Jersey and Doreen Saucedo of Brooklyn, New York; grandson, Andrew DiDonato of Chicago; six great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and her sister, Alma Batchelor of Rocky Mount.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Orlando; son, Joseph Orlando Jr.; six sisters and one brother.
Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home at www.joyners.net.