Angelina Argento

  • Born: March 27, 1922
  • Died: March 28, 2015
  • Location: Port Charlotte, Florida

Roberson Funeral Home and Crematory

2151 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL 33948
Tel. 941-629-3141

Tribute & Message From The Family

Angelina "Lee" Argento, 93, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Port Charlotte. She was born March 27, 1922 in New York and raised in Manhattan. She and husband, Tony, moved to the Bronx, NY buying their first home to celebrate their 10th anniversary. Upon retiring they settled in West Palm Beach in 1981 and Port Charlotte in 2003. They loved to go dancing and bowling. She's lived at Royal Palm Retirement Centre for over 8 years. She worked in the garment center of NYC for 35 years, supervising a plant of 40 operators making women's sportswear. She then went to work with a Macy's designer, stating it was the highlight of her career.
Survived by her loving family, daughter Carole Ponzio; sister, Mary (Louis) Russo; brother, Vincent (Florence) Civitillo; Grandchildren, Michael (Bruce) Ponzio, Suzanne (Jim) Graham, Elaine Ponzio and Thomas (Ilea) Ponzio ; Great Grandchildren, Christopher MacKenn, Cody MacKenn, Anastasia Livigni – Ponzio and Vincensia DiNunno-Ponzio; sister in law, Phyllis Esposito; Long time family friend, Derald Maldonado; Many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by 6 siblings and her parents and husband, Tony (the one and only love of her life - married 64 years)
There will be a visitation Tuesday March 31, 2015 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at San Antonio Catholic Church in Port Charlotte. Entombment will follow at Royal Palm Memorial Gardens in Punta Gorda.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Tidewell Hospice: 5955 Rand Boulevard, Sarasota, FL 34238
Friends may visit online at to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.


Condolence & Memory Journal


Dear Grandma,
I can't believe it's been a year without your beautiful face and your great stories. I have missed you a lot and I hope you are having a great time with Tony, dancing and bowling once again. You brought the whole family back together again and I'm so happy you did.
You were such an incredible grandma, mother and friend, you will always be in my heart and I will always love you.
Thank you for being so Great!!!
I love you,

Posted by Derald Maldonado - Spring Hill, FL - Friend   March 29, 2016


May these words console you. "We are never truly separated from those we love as GOD blessed us with the ability to hold their memories within our minds and hearts" My deepest condolences to Carole, Michael. Elaine, Suzanne and Thomas and all the other family members of Angelina, whom I remember meeting at Thomas's Christening party .

Posted by Eleanora Jacobsen - Port Charlotte, FL - Friend of extended family   April 09, 2015


Dear Carol, What a beautiful lady your mom was. It was a blessing to know her. Sincerely, Jane Mason

Posted by Jane Mason - Port Charlotte, FL - Friend   April 04, 2015

Always loved her...wonderful person. Condolences to the whole faliny.(Made the best Italian tomato sauce ever!)

Posted by George Ponzio - Son in law   April 02, 2015

Please accept our heartfelt condolences. Our thoughts are with you.
Frank & Frances Bell

Posted by Frank & Frances Bell - Port Charlotte, FL - Friend   April 02, 2015


I was privilidged to know Angelino and Tony and some of the extended family. She was a truly beautiful person, inside and out. Always cheerful with that beautiful smile on her face.

I know what an impact she had on her family and how much she will be missed but the angels are celebrating her arrival....

Posted by karen amador - port charlotte, FL - friend   March 31, 2015

A very special lady that always lit up a room with her beautiful personality. A true lady!

Posted by Thomas MacKenn - Cape Coral, FL - Family Acquaintance   March 31, 2015

Carole - your memories will carry you forever. Our prayers are with you and all your family.

Posted by Mary Cavanagh - Pt. Charlotte, FL - friend of Carole   March 30, 2015