Obituary

 

Marjorie A. DeSalvo

October 29, 1940 - May 16, 2017

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BIOGRAPHY

Marjorie A. DeSalvo (nee Martins), 76, of Dumont, died on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  Beloved wife of John DeSalvo.  Devoted mother of Doreen, John and Steven.  Cherished grandmother of Steven Jr., Kristie, Danielle, Stephanie, John Jr. and Vincent.  Also survived by her mother, Mary Sandleitner and sister, Linda Reyburn and many loving nieces and nephews.

 

Marjorie was born in the Bronx, NY to Mary (nee Conway) and Wilbur Martins.  She was a graduate of St. Helena Catholic H.S., Bronx, NY.  Marjorie was a pediatric nurse at the Foundling Hospital and Jacobi Hospital of New York City.  Upon retiring from the nursing profession, Marjorie was employed with the Dumont Police Department as a dispatcher.  She was a lifetime member of the Dumont Volunteer Ambulance Corps and a member of the Dumont & New Milford Elks Lodges.

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday, 9:30 AM, St. Therese Church, Cresskill.  Interment to follow at George Washington Memorial Park.  Visitation Friday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue, Dumont.