Maria Baiocchi, 94, of Short Hills, NJ passed away on Monday, July 4, 2016. Born and raised in Italy, Maria came to the United States in 1961 and lived in Chicago before settling in Short Hills in 1984.
Maria was a loving homemaker who dedicated her life to her family. A parishioner of St Rose of Lima Church in Short Hills, Maria was a member of the Life Lighters. She enjoyed gardening, and volunteering with the Red Cross.
Maria is survived by her husband of 74 years, Livio; children Juliana Petruzzini, Paul and Frank; grandchildren Lucas, Dave, Mark and Andrea; and great grandchildren Evan, Quinn and Paige.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday July 7, 2016 at 10am at St Rose of Lima Church, 50 Short Hills Ave., Short Hills, NJ. Entombment will follow at St. Rose of Lima Church Cemetery. There will be a visitation on Wednesday from 5-8pm at the Bradley Brough & Dangler Funeral Home, 299 Morris Ave., Summit. Contributions in memory of Maria may be made to the American Red Cross. For more info, or to send condolences to the family, visit www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com