Virginia Caraccia

RINGWOOD — Services were held for Virginia Graglia Caraccia, 97, of this community, who died on Monday, November 25, 2013.

Mrs. Caraccia was born and raised in Lyndhurst. She was a registered nurse and the head nurse of labor and delivery at Hackensack Hospital, where she worked for 35 years. Also, she was a private duty nurse, the town nurse for North Arlington, and a nursing instructor at Felician College in Lodi before retiring in 1983. She was a member of the Lyndhurst Women's Club, the Ringwood Seniors, the St. Catherine Seniors, the Red Cross, and the Wyckoff Christian Center as well.

Services were Saturday at St. Catherine of Bologna, Ringwood, followed by interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Arrangements were by the D'Agostino Funeral Home, Haskell. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to or to Hackensack Medical Center.

Mrs. Caraccia is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth; her son, Frank; and five grandchildren.

Published in Suburban Trends on Dec. 2, 2013