Funeral mass was offered Aug. 26 at Queen of Peace Church, North Arlington, for Mary Lou Pronti, 76, of Jersey City. She passed away Aug. 21. Born in Jersey City, she was a lifelong resident. She was a secretary for Pronti Construction Company of Jersey City for 20 years, retiring in 2014, and during that time also worked alongside her husband at the Pronti Restaurant on Danforth Avenue. She always put the needs of others before her own, she enjoyed her lobster dinners, a glass of wine, a good book and the hallmark movies with her family and friends. She was the  wife of 54 years to Daniel Pronti; mother of Gina Pronti, Daniel and his wife Tamara Pronti; daughter of the late James and Lucy (Torsiello) LaSalle;  sister of the late Donald LaSalle; Nana of Alessandra Pronti; aunt of the late Donna Eng, Christina LaSalle, and Lucille Zena; sister-in-law of Arthur and Margaret Pronti, and Richard and Gloria Pronti. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Services arranged by the Greenville Memorial Home, Jersey City.