63, passed away on August 4, 2017 at Bayonne Medical Center. Maria was born in Bayonne and was a lifelong resident. She worked as a registered nurse for over 34 years. She worked at the Bayonne Medical Center and worked every floor and was the first Radiation nurse at the Lorraine M. LaPilusa Pavillon. She also worked as a school nurse at Bayonne High School. She was honored as a hero at Walter Robinson School for all the unselfish help she gave to others. Maria was the daughter to Frank P. and Jean (nee: Baccarella) Perrucci and the sister to Frank C. Perrucci, Roseann Pona and husband Joe and to Linda Altebrando and husband Joe. Surviving Maria are her uncles, John Baccarella and Vincent Perrucci, her nieces & nephews; Christie & Joey Pona and Michael, Jaclyn, Geena, Michele & Loryn Altebrando, her cat Babee and a host of other family members and friends. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.