Loving, Wife, Mother, Grandmother
Marie Avallone (Vitiello), 80, died on Thursday June 2, 2011. Marie lived most of her life in Newark, before moving to Toms River in 2010.
She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Frank, her devoted children, Maria Karcich and Anthony DeStefano, Diana and her husband, Donald Back; cherished grandchildren, Allison and Christa Back; dear siblings, John Vitiello Jr, Margie Rocco and Anna Russomano. She was predeceased by her parents, John and Maria Vitiello, siblings, Columbia Soriano, Vito, Gerard, Fred and Salvatore Vitiello.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Zarro Funeral Home, 145 Harrison St., Bloomfield, on Monday at 9:45 am with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:45 am at St. Lucy's Church, Newark, followed by the burial at Glendale Cemetery, Bloomfield. Visitation will be on Sunday from 5-9 pm.