Marie J. DeRosa (Amato)
Marie J. DeRosa (nee Amato), 92, long time resident of Rutherford passed away, Saturday, January 13th, 2018. Born in Molfetta, Italy to Damiano Amato and Rosa (nee Boccaccini).
Marie had attended St. Peter’s College and was employed for 10 years with Metco. She was married to the late A. Charles DeRosa (1998) for 50 years and together they raised two children in Rutherford, where Marie remained for 62 years. Marie was a member of the Rutherford Woman’s Club, Eastern Starr & Rutherford PTA. She also enjoyed Reading and traveling.
Marie will be deeply missed by her devoted children, Charles and wife Kimberly, Marina DeRosa, granddaughter, Alyssa and siblings, Dominick Amato & Pauline Litka. She is predeceased by 2 siblings.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday 4-8pm in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford.
Funeral Wednesday, gathering 9am in Funeral Home for 10am Prayer Service.
Interment in Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst
In lieu of flowers donations would be greatly appreciated to:
American Diabetes Association
New Jersey Office
CenterPoint II, Suite 103
1160 Route 22 East
Bridgewater, NJ 08807