AGE: 95 • Raritan
Louise Leoncavallo, 95, died on August 21, 2012 surrounded by those she loved. She was born in Yonkers, NY on July 3, 1918 to her dear parents James and Carmela DeSantelo. Louise was an R.N. Supervisor at Harborside Nursing Home in Bridgewater NJ. She was also an R.N. at Somerset County Visiting Nurse Association, N.J. Women's Reform Prison, and Somerset Medical Center. She was a Communicant of St. Ann's Church and a Member of the Altar Rosary Society. Louise was a loving mother, a dear sister, a wonderful grandmother and great-grandmother who was an avid New York Yankee and New York Giant fan, and was kind, caring, generous, and will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Louise is survived by her loving son, Ralph Leoncavallo of New Britain PA; a wonderful granddaughter, Jacqueline (Michael) D'Agostino of New Britain PA; and two great-grandchildren, Emily and Julia D'Agostino. She was predeceased by her parents; two brothers; and four sisters.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Bongiovi Funeral Home, 416 Bell Avenue, Raritan, NJ 08869 (908-725-1887). Funeral Services will be held on Friday, August 24, 2012 starting with a visitation from 9:00 to 10:00 am at the funeral home followed by Entombment in St. Bernard's Cemetery, Bridgewater, NJ 08807. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to St. Jude's Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
"FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS"