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“My deepest condolences to both the Otte and Seifried families. Mary Ellen and I worked together at CIT for many years. I am lucky to have known...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Sandy Di Iorio - Westfield, NJ

“Heartfelt condolences to the Otte and Seifried families on your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: Tom & Amy Smith - Glen Rock, NJ

“Words cannot express how much I miss my best friend. You are my soul sister and confidant and the memories we have had together through the years...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Rosemary Knorr - Cranford, NJ

“I just learned of Mary Ellen's passing and am so saddened for so many reasons. As adults, we lost touch - but remembering her as my younger, spunky,...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Alice Seifried Grether - NY

“Mar - you are my best friend and I will treasure every memory the 2 of us made together (our Florida trips; the shore; and just sitting in the...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Cindy Otte - Whippany, NJ

“To the Otte Family: Joe, Michael and Jessica and to the Seifried Family: Margaret, her brothers and their families: I send my deepest and...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Bob Merritt - Vero Beach, NJ

“With heartfelt condolences to the Otte and Siefried families on the loss of beloved Mary Ellen. You are in our thoughts and prayers.. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Helene Gnudi - NJ

“Joe, Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. To my...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Annemarie Goodman - Jackson, NJ

“To my wife and best friend, Sweetheart I will never forget our love and the beautiful world you created for me. You were the best mom and stepmom a...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Joseph Otte - Morristown, NJ

“A Beautiful Life - a Beautiful Memory. May you rest in peace Mary Ellen. My deepest sympathies to the Otte and Siefried families. You are in my...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: Joan Ann Heimrich - West Milford, NJ

“My sincerest sympathies to Joe and family. I worked with Mary Ellen at CIT for many years and she was always someone who could cheer me up and make...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Vita Stohler - Kinnelon, NJ

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Otte and Seifried families. We are all very sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: John Lombardo - NJ

“Mel, There will not be a day that goes by that I wont think of you, your laugh and that beautiful smile. I don't know who I'm going to call now...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Steve Seifried - Wayne, NJ

“My thoughts and prayers are with Mary Ellen's husband Joe and her children Michael and Jessica and with the rest of her family. I worked with Mary...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Heidi Boehm - Warren, NJ

“"To laugh often & much; to win the respect of intelligent people & the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Chris Canella - Farmingdale, NJ

“MY Deepest sympathy to your family in these sad and trying days. Bill Taylor ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Bill Taylor - lantana, FL

“My thoughts and prayers are with all those who knew and loved Mary Ellen. I worked with her at CIT and she was a good friend and a very special...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Laura Plemenik - Budd Lake, NJ

“My deepest sympathy to Mary Ellen's family. I worked with Mary Ellen for a few years and she was such a wonderful person. God bless all of you and...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Maria Miraldo - Hillsborough, NJ

“I wanted to express my condolences to Mary Ellen's family. I worked with her for many years at CIT, she was a great person to work with. I was...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Bill Hopf - Bridgewater, NJ

“Hello Joseph Michael and Family I am REALLY SORRY!! To hear that my FRIEND MARY ELLEN PASS THE WAY!! GOD BLESS YOU ALL!!! ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Susana Garay - Livingston, NJ

“My thoughts and prayers are with Mary Ellen's family. God bless you all ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Debbie Anderson/Gruber - Wayne, NJ

“God Bless my loving sister. May our Blessed Lord wrap is big arms around you and never let you go! ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Charles - Pompton Plains, NJ

Mary Ellen (Seifried) Otte 51 of Morristown died Saturday, March 30, 2013. Born in Pequannock, she resided in Wayne before moving to Morristown in 2002. Mary Ellen was employed as an Executive Administrative Assistant for The C I T Group in Livingston for 16 years. She is a parishioner of Notre Dame of Mt. Carmel RC Church in Cedar Knolls. Mary Ellen is predeceased by her father, Eugene Seifried and by a brother, Richard S. Seifried. She is survived by her husband, Joseph, by a son, Michael V. Catalonello, by a daughter, Jessica L. Otte all of Morristown, by her mother, Margaret M. (Grant) Seifried of Wayne and by three brothers, Eugene and Stephen Seifried of Wayne and Charles Seifreid of Pompton Plains. Funeral services will begin 9AM Wednesday at Hancliffe Home for Funerals, 222 Ridgedale Avenue, East Hanover, NJ 07936 with a 10AM Mass at Notre Dame of Mt. Carmel RC Church. Burial will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visiting hours are Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9PM. In lieu of flowers contributions to your local ASPCA will be appreciated.

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