(Asbury Park Press)
ROSE A. PESCI MARRA
AGE: 89 BRICK
Rose A. Pesci Marra, 89, died Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at Kensington Manor Care Center, Toms River. Mrs. Marra lived in Belleville and Newark before moving to Brick three years ago. She worked for Essex County Geriatrics Center, Belleville for 15 years.
Rose was predeceased by her husband, John Marra; her parents, Louise Gaburo Pesci and Santino Pesci; and two brothers, Angelo and John Pesci. She is survived by her loving son, Joseph Marra and his wife Lynette; her cherished grandchildren, Marla Brown and her husband Chris, and Natalie Bauer and her husband Dave; two great-grandchildren, Matteo and Drexel; a brother, Louis Pesci and his wife Lucy; two sisters, Marie Engelbrecht and Anna Tomasello; two sisters-in-law, Mary Pesci and Dolly Cerligione; and a brother-in-law, Dan Strollo and his wife Eleanor.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, July 5 at the Zarro Funeral Home, 145 Harrison St., Bloomfield. Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, July 6 from the funeral home, followed by an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Immaculate Conception Church, Newark. The interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Newark. In lieu of flowers, donations to Kensington Manor Residence Fund, in her name, 94 Stevens Road, Toms River, would be appreciated.
Published by Asbury Park Press on Jul. 3, 2009.