Gus Cardello Memorial Scholarship

Augustus Gerard Cardello, known to friends as "Gus", passed away unexpectedly on October 12, 2018 in Providence, Rhode Island at the age of 19. 

A native of Westport, CT, Gus was born on June 6, 1999 in London, England. He was a 2017 graduate of Staples High School, and he was currently enrolled at Providence College.

Beloved son of Joseph and Michelle Cardello; brother to Isabella and Christopher; loving grandson of Robert and Denise Murtha and Bobbi and (the late) Joey Cardello; Nephew of Christopher Murtha (Andie), and Aunts Lisa Fiske (Kevin) and Roberta Kemper. Gus is also survived by nine cousins: Devon, Megan, Troy, Kyle, Cammie, Mark, Jennie, Jamie and Brett.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 3pm to 8pm at Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 98 Riverside Avenue, Westport, CT 06880. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Church on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 12:00 noon. Internment will be private.

The family would be most grateful for contributions to the Augustus G. Cardello Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Tax deductible checks can be sent to "Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund" (Reference Augustus G. Cardello). Contact Clapboard Hill Private Wealth, 1265 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880. Email: [email redacted]
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Organizer and beneficiary

Megan Fiske 
Organizer
Westport, CT
Joseph Cardello 
Beneficiary