Ida Maria Puglielli1

#274, (23 October 1922 - 2 June 2009)


Simone Cautela b. 1922, d. 2006
Children 1.Sebastiano Cautela
 2.Antonio Cautela
 3.Ezio Cautela+ (1952 - 2021)
Grandchildren: Matthew, Renee, Annie, Jennifer, Teresa, Anthony, Lizzie, Amanda, Simone, Dylan. Great Grandchildren: Brianna, Ezio, Alex, Livia, Taylor, Collin, Sophia. In-laws: Columbo, Gino, Sestina Carducci Pacarano, Leontina Presutti D'Alessandro, Quintino, Valentina Puglielli.2 
Her married name was Cautela.3 
Birth*23 October 1922She was born on 23 October 1922 at Pratola Peligna, L'Aquila, Abruzzo, ItalyG.1 
Marriage*circa 1943She married Simone Cautela, son of Sebastiano (Pasquale) Cautela and Felecia DiLoreto, circa 1943.3 
21 May 1951She and Columbo Cautela traveled from Naples on the Conte Biancamano to New York, New York, arriving on 21 May 1951.4 
18 May 1977She was naturalized on 18 May 1977 at 7609 Worthington-Galena Road, Worthington, Franklin Co., OhioG.5 
Death*2 June 2009She died on 2 June 2009 at Columbus, Franklin Co., OhioG, at age 86.2 
Burial*8 June 2009She was buried on 8 June 2009 at Resurrection Cemetery, Lewis Center, Delaware Co., OhioG.2 


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  2. [S128] Memorial, John Quint Funeral Home, Columbus, Ohio, Ida M. Cautela, Our beloved mother, went to heaven to be with the Lord on June 2, 2009. She was born October 23, 1922 in Pratola Peligna, Italy. Her joy aside from her family were baking, cooking and gardening. Also she loved to travel visiting family and friends. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Simone Sr., her sons Antonio and Sebastiano, mother Nunziata D'Angelo Puglielli and brother Antonio Puglielli. Survived by her loving children Felicia (Royall) Smithey, Dina, Ezio, Simone Jr. (Deborah), Carlo (Tammy) and Annetta (Chris) Damsel, grandchildren; Matthew, Renee, Annie, Jennifer, Teresa, Anthony, Lizzie, Amanda, Simone and Dylan; great grandchildren; Brianna, Ezio, Alex, Livia, Taylor, Collin and Sophia, in-laws; Colombo (Giulia) Cautela, Gino (Italia) Cautela, Sestina Carducci Pacoraro, Leontina Presutti D'Alessandro, Quintino Cautela, Valentina Puglielli and numerous wonderful nieces and nephews. Everyone who knew our mother loved her. She never met a stranger. She was the best mother in the world. Her family always came first. Her acts of kindness and generosity touched many lives. She will be forever and always in our hearts. Friends may call SUNDAY, June 7, 2009 at the JOHN QUINT TREBONI FUNERAL HOME, 1177 W. 5th Avenue, from 3:00-7:00 PM with a Wake Service at 6:30 PM. Funeral Prayer Service will be held 10:30 AM on MONDAY June 8, 2009 at Resurrection Cemetery Chapel, 9517 North High Street, Lewis Center, Ohio, Rev. Fr. Charles E. Cotton, Officiating. Interment will follow. In lieu of flowers, friends who wish may contribute in memory of Ida to the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 6077 Sharon Woods Blvd, Columbus, Ohio 43229 or the American Diabetes Association, 471 East Broad Street, Suite 1630, Columbus, Ohio 43015. Condolences may be sent via
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S620] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [images on-line], online, T715, roll 7984, img. 191/1612. Manifest of inbound passengers (aliens), ship Conte Biancamano, from Naples, May 11, 1951, arr. NY 21 May 1951; Colombo Cautela, age 28, dest. 139 E. Warren St., Columbus, Ohio, Italian passport I-3237; Ida Puglielli Cautela, age 28, sister-in-law, same dest., Italian passport I-879909; Felicia Cautela, age 6, and Nunziatina Cautela, age 3, daus., same dest. Italian passports.
  5. [S1675] Ohio, Southern District Naturalization Index, 1852-1991, index and images, online, No. 10421859, Petition 14392. Ida Maria Cautela, b. 22 Oct 1922, res. 7609 Worthington-Galena Road, Worthington OH, admitted 18 May 1977.