LAWRENCE - Norina Martillotto Longo, 86, of Lawrenceville, died peacefully at home on Monday surrounded by her family.
Born in Calabria, Italy, she had been a resident of Lawrenceville for the past 56 years. For many years she was a seamstress at DoryAnn Sportswear in Trenton, retiring in 1985.
She was the daughter of the late Raphael and Settimina Muto Martillotto and wife of the late Angelo Longo, sister of the late Florinda Ziccarelli and Nicola Martillotto. She is survived by her children, Ada Longo, Angelo Longo and his wife Helen, Joseph Longo and his wife Laura, and Nick Longo and his wife Lisa, her grandchildren, Joseph Longo and his wife Donna, Christopher Longo, and Norine and Nicholas Longo; her great-grandchildren, Cara, Jordan, Kylee, Aaron and Chase Longo; her sisters, Yolanda Cupelli and Rosetta DeFranze and her husband Nino; her brother, Gaetano Martillotto and his wife Maria; a sister-in-law, Maria Martillotto; a brother-in-law, Giocondo Ziccarelli and many nieces and nephews in Argentina.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday (Mar. 7) at the Church of St. Ann, 1253 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville. Entombment will follow in St. Mary's Mausoleum, Hamilton. Friends and relatives may call from 10 a.m. until time of Mass Thursday in the daily chapel at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 1 Union St., Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691 www.heart.org
or to the
, 400 Morris Ave., Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834 www.alz.org.
Arrangements are under the direction of Poulson & Van Hise Funeral Directors, Lawrenceville. To leave a condolence for the family please visit www.poulsonvanhise.com.