Falmouth, Maine: Micaela “Mike” A. Cella, 86, passed away peacefully on April 3, 2021. She was born on October 9, 1934, the youngest of seven children of Carlo D. and Marion B. (Bradicich) Cella.
Micaela was born and raised in Ridgewood New Jersey. She had a very accomplished professional career as a Service Consular Officer for the State Department, serving in US embassies around the world. She was stationed in Mali, London, Paris, Montreal, Guyana, Tokyo, Fiji, Liberia and Vancouver, just to name a few.
She loved her cat Katie, reading, chocolate and Ice cream, playing bridge and sharing her retired life with her friends in and around the Reston, Virginia area.
Micaela is predeceased by her six siblings, Carlo Cella, Robert Cella, Edward Cella, Catherine Ebbert Hall, Elena Stockslager, and Marion Banta. but survived by many nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service will be held at a later date in Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah, NJ.
If friends or family desire a memorial contribution in Micaela’s name, it can be made to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), 424 E. 92nd St, New York, NY 10128-6804 OR online at www.aspca.org/