Maria "Loli" Dolores Irizarry
Maria D. Irizarry, 88 of Elizabeth passed away on April 30, 2022.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation for Loli at the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Monday from 4-8 PM. A Funeral Service will be celebrated in the funeral home on Tuesday at 10:30 AM. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, with prayers offered in the Chapel Mausoleum. For those unable to attend, a zoom livestream will be available beginning on Tuesday at 10:30 AM, by entering Meeting ID: 997 533 3817 and Password: 2800
Born in Spain, Loli moved to the Ironbound Section of Newark in 1963, where she lived for 20 years until settling in Elizabeth. She worked as a seamstress in her younger years but was most proud of being a dedicated and loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Loli was the beloved wife of the late Elpidio "Pete" Irizarry; loving mother of Roberto Irizarry and his wife Cynthia and Maria Irizarry; cherished grandmother of Sean and Keighly, and dear sister of Mina Abascal Galdos and the late Jose Manuel Abascal Galdos.