Isabel Pantozzi

Isabel Pantozzi

AGE: 83 • Manahawkin

Isabel Pantozzi, age 83, of Manahawkin passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at her home. Born in Jersey City, Mrs. Pantozzi lived there and in Brick before moving to the Fawn Lakes section of Manahawkin 14 years ago. A homemaker, she was a member of the Ocean Community Church, Manahawkin.

She was predeceased by her husbands, Arthur Cavelli and Pasquale "Chubby" Tamburri, and a brother, Thomas Leslie Cowan. She is survived by her husband, Joseph L. Pantozzi; two sons, Arthur Cavelli and his wife Tina of Bayonne, NJ and Robert Tamburri and his wife Nancy of Ashburn, VA; a daughter, Nancy Freed and her husband Ray of Bayonne; four step children, Theresa Janssen and her husband Joseph, Peggy Ann Robertson, Diane Black and her husband David, and Joseph V. Pantozzi; a sister, Charlotte Berkoben and her husband Edward; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 2pm until the funeral service begins at 6:30pm at the Maxwell Funeral Home, 573 Mill Creek Road, Manahawkin. Cremation will be private.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 3, 2012