CAVALLO, LORETTA

A memorial mass will be planned at a later date for Loretta Cavallo, 98, a proud lifelong resident of Jersey City, Marion Section. She passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 3 at Peace Care St. Joseph’s, Jersey City. Loretta was born in New York City and lived most all her life in the Marion Section. She was a retired shop steward for the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. Loretta was a very loving and generous person to all who knew her. She was a faithful parishioner of Our Lady of Mt. Church, Jersey City and enjoyed attending church functions and the annual feast. Loretta was predeceased by her devoted parents, Frank and Theresa Cavallo and all of her beloved siblings; Philomena Carrolli, Antoinette Diana, John Cavallo, Ida Bilotto, Joseph Cavallo, Josephine Mazza, and Theresa Cavallo. She devoted much of her life to the care of her youngest sister Theresa. Loretta is survived by her loving nephew and caretaker, Rocco Mazza and also many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews who she loved unconditionally. Services arranged by the Riotto Funeral Home and Cremation Company, Jersey City (www.riottofh.com).