Bette DiGrazio
Bette DiGrazio (nee Stephens), 83, died Sunday, Feb. 21, 2010, at Southern Ocean County Hospital in Manahawkin. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Feb. 26, at 10 a.m. at the Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Cremation was private. To send condolences go to www.higgins Born and raised in Rahway, Bette lived for 30 years in Green Brook, where she raised her seven children. She subsequently moved and resided in Hillsborough for 20 years before moving to Barnegat two years ago. Prior to retiring, Bette was a marketing assistant for Prudential Insurance in Warren. Prior to that, she worked as a regional manager for Bee-Line Fashions, where she won numerous sales awards. Bette's biggest joy in life was spending time with her children and grandchildren. She was predeceased by her first husband, Nicholas James DiGrazio, and her son, Randy DiGrazio. Surviving are her husband, Peter Morse; her children, Rocky J. DiGrazio and his wife, Lindy Sue, Robin DiGrazio and his wife, Debra, Keith and his wife, Christine, Sandra Gibbs and her husband, John, Cindy L. Weniger and Kim Auricchio; Bette's brother, Theodore Stephens; 31 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to American Heart Association, 1 Union St., Suite 301, Robbinsville, N.J. 08691.
Published by The Star-Ledger on Feb. 24, 2010.
To plant trees in memory, please visit the Sympathy Store.
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
Add a Message

Not sure what to say?

2 Entries
To Pete and the family of Bette DiGrazio: So sad to learn of the passing of Bette. She was one of our faithful reunion classmates....always enjoyed being with her at our get-togethers. She will be missed.
Margaret Rand-Eastman
February 24, 2010
Robin & Family
We are so deeply sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you.

Billy, Sharon, Nikki & Carissa (NJTPA)
Billy DiSanto
February 24, 2010
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 results