Delores Geraldine Messina
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Delores Geraldine Messina
  • August 9, 1928 - January 1, 2015
  • New Jersey

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Delores Geraldine Messina (nee Schiafo) of Parsippany, formerly of Livingston, passed away on Thursday, January 1, 2015 at the Care One of Morris in Parsippany. She was 86 years old.

Services will be conducted from the LaMonica Memorial Home 145 E. Mt. Pleasant Ave., Livingston, NJ on Monday, January 5, 2015 at 9 am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Raphael's Church in Livingston at 10 am. The Interment is in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visitation will be on Sunday from 2-6 pm.

Born in Newark, Delores lived in Livingston for 15 years and then West Orange and Montville, before moving to Parsippany less than 3 years ago.

She was a front end manager and hostess over 30 years working for the Beef & Bottle in Livingston and then B.G. Fields in Mountainside, retiring 7 years ago.

She was the beloved wife of the late Edward J. Messina, loving mother of Barbara Capone, Doreen Messina, and Marianne Messina, DC, dear sister of Emil Schiafo, cherished grandmother of Danielle, Lauren, Jesse, Christina, and Victoria and 5 great grandsons.

In lieu of flowers contributions will be accepted to the Barbara E. Giordano Foundation, Women's Health & Education Fund, 405 Tarrytown Road, Suite 1581, White Plains, NY 10607.