Sept. 4, 1927 Nov. 3, 2013
Marie A. (Bruno) Giordano, 86, Paulsboro, N.J., formerly of Altoona, passed away Sunday.
She was the beloved wife of 66 years to Paul J. Giordano Sr.; the loving mother of Domenic (Patricia), Patrick Sr. (Jessica) and Paul Jr. (Deborah); and the devoted grandmother of Brian, Andrea, Patrick Jr., Andrew and Matthew. She is also survived by a great-granddaughter, Madison; special nieces: Lana, Nanette and Renee; and a sister-in-law, Frances Bruno.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Bruno; a granddaughter, Megan; and a niece, Louise Haynes.
Marie was born in Altoona, graduated from Altoona High School and attended clerical school for two years. She was married in 1947 and moved to Paulsboro, N.J. She had worked for Belber Trunk and Bag Co., the Besteel lampshade factory, Penesi Bakery, Spiegel Catalog in Woodbury, N.J., for 10 years, and as a teacher's aide for four years at Loudenslager Elementary School.
Friends will be received from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at Landolfi Funeral Home of Paulsboro Inc., 300 W. Broad St., Paulsboro, N.J., followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at St. Clare of Assisi Parish (St. John's Church), Beacon Avenue, Paulsboro. Entombment will be in Eglington Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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