Marie Rose Reddy, (nee Zito), 89 of Ocean City, NJ passed away peacefully on Friday, May 28, 2021 in The Shores at Wesley Manor, Ocean City, NJ.
Born in Philadelphia, Pa to the late Francis and Domenica (nee Console) Zito. She was a 1950 graduate of South Philadelphia High School. She had been a active member of the Philadelphia Senior Citizen Center.
Mrs. Reddy had worked as a Switch Board Operator for Lane Bryant in Philadelphia for many years before her retirement.
Marie was predeceased by her husband: William J. Reddy, brothers and sisters-in-law: Vincent (Rose) Zito, Pasquale (Betty) Zito, Alfred (Ann) Zito and John Zito. She was also predeceased by her nephews Frankie Zito and Francis Mario Zito.
Surviving are her nieces: Nellie Mount of Cape May, NJ, Donna Schummer of Ocean City, NJ, Donna Hanning of Emittsburg, MD, Mary Zito of Philadelphia, Pa, nephew: Vincent Zito of FL and many great and great great nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 11 o’clock from St. Augustine’s R. C. Church of St. Damien Parish, 13th Street at Wesley Avenue, Ocean City, NJ where friends may call from 10 o’clock until time of Mass. MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED.
Burial will follow at 1:15pm in New St. Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr, NJ.
The family suggests memorial contributions to National Down Syndrome Society at ndss.org
Condolences for the family may be left at www.godfreyfuneralhome.com
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