Maria Pizzillo, age 87, of Brooklyn entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Mrs. Pizzillo was born June 2, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York. She is the daughter of the late Joseph and the late Maria (Reale) Cosenza. Maria was a full of life force who loved most to spend her time with family, friends and dancing. She will not be forgotten by her many friends and family. Everyone who had the pleasure of knowing "Mary", loved her very much. Beloved wife of 68 years to the late, Vincent J. Pizzillo. Loving mother of Madeline Mione (Mario) and Maria Byrnes (Robert). Cherished grandmother of Peter (Sommer), John (Danielle), and Christie. Treasured great grandmother of Christian.
Reposing Thursday, November 7 from 2 to 5 PM and 7 to 9:00 PM at Marine Park Funeral Home,3024 Quentin Road, Brooklyn.
Mass of Christian burial will be held 10:00 AM on Friday, November 8 at St. Bernard R.C. Church, 2055 East 69th Street, Brooklyn, NY with Rev. Michael G. Tedone officiating.
Burial to follow at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale.
Eternal rest grant unto her, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. May her soul and all the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.
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