Lucia Ciampitti, 75, of Newark, passed away Sunday evening, October 15, 2017. Born in St. Pietro in Valle, Italy to the late Vincenzo and Filomena LaPorta, she has lived in the United States since 1970. She was employed by Liberty Optical in Newark, retiring in 1998. She is survived by her husband Domenico, sons Nicolino and his wife Sandra, Vincenzo and his wife Andrea, brothers Domenico and Saverio, sisters Anise and Maria Grace, grandchildren Domenick, Christopher and Sophia. Funeral is 8:30 am Friday from the Megaro Memorial Home 503 Union Ave, Belleville. Mass 9:30 am Holy Family Church, Nutley. Entombment Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum, East Hanover. Visitation Thursday 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Lucia's memory may be made the American Diabetes.