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 Francesca <I>Gloriso</I> Matassa

Francesca Gloriso Matassa

Death 26 Oct 2012 (aged 82–83)
Burial Pleasant Plains, Richmond County (Staten Island), New York, USA
Memorial ID 100330492 · View Source
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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Francesca Matassa, 83, of New Springville, a retired seamstress who doted on her grandchildren, died Oct. 26 in Staten Island University Hospital, Prince's Bay.

She was born and raised Francesca Gloriso in Cefalu, Sicily, Italy, and moved to New Springville in 1972.

Mrs. Matassa worked as a seamstress for the former Metro Burak pants factory in West Brighton for many years. She retired in 1994.

She enjoyed keeping house and taking care of her family.

Mrs. Matassa was a parishioner of St. Rita's R.C. Church, Meiers Corners.

Surviving are her husband of 56 years, Nunzio; her son, John; her daughters, Concetta Matassa and Josephine Bassano; a brother, Thomas Gloriso; a sister, Maria Lo Presti, and five grandchildren.

The funeral service was Nov. 1 in the Harmon Home for Funerals South Shore, followed by burial in Resurrection Cemetery, both Pleasant Plains.




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