Marie F. Corbo, 90, of Bloomfield, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday September 11, 2020.
Visitation is Tuesday 8:30-10am at the Megaro Memorial Home 503 Union Avenue Belleville, NJ (megaromemorialhome.com) followed by 10:30am funeral mass at St. Anthony of Padua Church, Belleville, NJ and entombment in Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum, East Hanover, NJ.
Born in Belleville, she lived in Bloomfield for the past 57 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Sally Ann and her husband, Steven Backfisch; her son, Peter and his fiancé Gail DeStefano, and her beloved granddaughter Catherine Backfisch. She was predeceased by her husband, Salvatore Corbo, Jr. and her parents, Anthony and Mary (nee LaBadia) Christiano, brothers Peter and Angelo Christiano.
Marie retired from St. Vincent’s Nursing Home in 2012 and had previously worked for Kerr Glass and Lehn and Fink. She was a member of the Bloomfield Woman’s Club, active with the Sisters of Charity, St. Vincent’s Auxiliary and Fairview Home and School Association. She will be remembered for her love of family, friends, attending a fun party, cookie baking, and a fine scotch.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org. or the charity of your choice.