Evelyn M. Carella

Evelyn M. Carella, 86, passed away in Albany, NY on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Mrs. Carella was born in Easton, NY on June 23, 1933, she was the daughter of Howard and Mary Tracy, Sr.

Evelyn started her career as a seamstress at Peabody in Troy. She continued to IBM in Troy; was a Supervisor at Virginia Beach Tech then was Supervisor at NYS Data Processing Department, thus retiring as Supervisor of Saratoga County Computer Operations. Evelyn enjoyed furthering her education, entertaining family and friends, sewing, and caring for others. She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church in Ballston Spa.

She was predeceased by her husband Augustine George Carella, son Richard Quell, and her siblings Ellen DeMarco, Ethel Harrington, Mabel Walker, Muriel Morizio, Norine LaVigne, Arlene Hopkins, Howard Hopkins and Donald Burchhill.

Evelyn is survived by her brother Howard Tracy, Jr., her children Owen Joseph Quell, Jr. (Nancy), Arlene Quell Carella, Chris Carella, and Amy Carella; she has several grandchildren, great grandchildren, one great, great grandchild, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, February 4 from 10 o’clock a.m. until Noon at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa.

A Catholic service will be held at Noon. Burial will immediately follow the service in the Gerald BH Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery, Duell Road, Schuylerville, NY.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children at www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org

Guest Book

Maria Morizio-Barrows

My heart is with you dear sister. See you soon .

Deb DeBates

I am so sorry for your loss, Arlene. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.


Jenny Arienti

My condolences to Arlene and her family. You are in my thoughts!


Robin Dooley

Arlene and Family:

My sincerest condolences to you and your entire family. Your mother seemed like an inspiration and great role model and lived a very full life. May your sadness and grief turn to joy and heartfelt memories of the times you were able to spend together. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.


Joyce Sarachman

Arlene & Family,

I am so sorry for your loss. Karen sent out the message Wednesday night. Your Mother was beautiful. My thoughts are with you.

Bev Cervine

Arlene & family,

My heartfelt condolences on the loss of your mom.

Emily Grant


I'm very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time.

Bob Sheehan

To Arlene and Family:
I am very sorry for your loss. It is never easy losing a parent.

John Nichols

Evelyn and I were good friends at Saratoga County and we always had some pleasant conversations.
I will cherish those memories forever.

Chris Klink

I may not have known you very long but I do know you did wonderful in raising your family and you are truly going to be missed

Tamara and Keith Carbone

Our Sweet Aunt Evie,

You will be deeply missed! So many lives have been touched by your unconditional love and laughter. Your love for family and friends will forever live on through all of them

Our love, prayers, and condolences for your beautiful family

Thank you for being a strong force in our lives. Thank you for your friendship, kindness, and for making us better people.

We will forever remember your beautiful blue eyes and smile. Family gatherings and your love for life. Mostly your love for the Lord!

Cherished forever will be every moment spent in your company! What we wouldn’t give for one more of your home cooked meals. This is not goodbye however see you in heaven our forever friend