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Marie Cortese

March 2, 2020


Marie Cortese

Marie Cortese, 89 (nee Alu) of Spring Lake NJ formally of West Caldwell NJ passed away on March 2, 2020.

Funeral will be from the Galante Funeral Home, 54 Roseland Ave. Caldwell on Friday at 9:30 AM.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at  St. Aloysius Church in Caldwell at 10:30 AM.

Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum.

Visitation is on Thursday from 4 PM to 8 PM.

Born in Irvington NJ, Marie lived in West Caldwell NJ for over 40 years and recently lived in Spring Lake NJ.

Marie was the wife of the late Joseph Cortese.

Beloved mother of Anthony and his wife Colleen, Sarina and husband James Caughy and Anngel Cortese.

Sister of Antoinette Weber, Joseph Alu and the late Thomas Alu.

Loving Grandmother of Joseph Cortese and his fiancee Alessandra Ottiano, Sarah Caughy, Michelle and husband Michael Delaney and the late James Caughy Jr.

In lieu of flowers the family prefers donations to the following:

To the Breast Cancer Society, or Sarcoma Foundation of America.

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March 5, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Galante Funeral Home
54 Roseland Ave.
Caldwell, NJ 07006

Funeral Mass
March 6, 2020

10:30 AM
St. Aloysius Church
219 Bloomfield Avenue
Caldwell, NJ 07006

March 6, 2020

Gate of Heaven Cemetery
225 Ridgedale Avenue
East Hanover, NJ 07936


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