Marian Marie Bassano, 79, of Newfield passed away Friday, March 8, 2013 at South Jersey Healthcare HospiceCare Inpatient Care Center in Bridgeton after a brief illness.
She was born in Vineland and was a lifelong Newfield resident. Marian worked at Model Blouse in Landisville for many years. She loved to clean and take care of people and animals. She was predeceased by her father, Frank, in 1977, and her brother-in-law, Sonny Tharp.
Marian is survived by her mother, Mary (Buttacolia); twin sister, Margaret Tharp; sisters, Janet and Barbara Bassano; niece, Margie Dietz; and nephews, Charlie, Frank and Mark Tharp.
Relatives and friends will be held Tuesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. followed by a funeral service at 10:30 at Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Road, Vineland. Interment will follow at Friendship Cemetery, Landisville. Memorial contributions can be made to SJH HospiceCare, P.O. Box 160, Bridgeton, NJ 08302.
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