BILOTTA, MARIA I. (nee: Montesano)

82, of Bayonne, passed away on August 30 at Overlook Hospital, Summit, NJ. Born in San Vito, Sullo Ionio (CZ), Italy, Maria lived in Bayonne for most of her life. She worked as a seamstress for many years at Marietta Dress Co. in Bayonne before retiring. Maria was a wife to the late Saverio, a mother to Vito and his wife Elizabeth and Saverio (Sam) and his wife Michele Elise. A grandmother to Gabrielle and Brianna Maria. A sister to Vitina Sestito of Italy and Rosa Spano of Australia, sister in law to Pina and Teresa of Italy and Maria of Australia, and a cousin to Vitina Piacente. Also surviving Maria are many nieces and nephews in the USA, Italy and Australia, and Waylon the wonder dog. Maria was predeceased also by her parents Saverio and Caterina (nee: Tassone) and her sister Catherine Doria. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Maria’s memory to St. Vincent’s Church food pantry. Envelopes provided at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.