Maureen Fusco, age 71, went to be with the Lord on April 27, 2013. She was a loving wife, mother, and friend who will be dearly missed. Maureen was born in Jersey City, NJ on Nov 18, 1941 to Thomas and Anna Jackson. She graduated from Lodi High School in 1959 and began working for the Record in Hackensack, NJ. She met her future husband Vinnie Fusco on the first day of work and were married on Memorial Day in 1964. Their son Mark was born in 1967. They moved to south New Jersey in 1968. Maureen soon started working for The Toms River Reporter selling advertising. In 1972 her husband accepted a position with The San Antonio Express-News and the family moved to San Antonio. In San Antonio Maureen worked for Central Distributing in their advertising department and later worked for US Brick. In 1997 she wrote a humorous food column for EZ Shopper.
She is survived by her husband, Vinnie Fusco; son, Mark Fusco; sister-in-laws, Carol Miraglia and Brenda Fusco both from New Jersey; niece and nephew, Checca Schoenblum & husband Scott and Charlie Miraglia & wife Cindy; one Uncle in California as well as many cousins.
The Memorial Service will be 12 noon, Monday, May 6, 2013 at Sunset Funeral Home.