Marie (Esposito) Paternoster died May 4 at JFK Medical Center in Edison. Marie was born in Bridgewater and resided in Somerville since 1975.
She retired afer more than 30 years as the head payroll clerk at Ethicon, Inc. of Bridgewater. Surviving are her husband Anthony, her children Alex, Antoinette McMillon and Debbie Sisolak, a sister Theresa Esposito and a niece Marie.
Private graveside service will be held on May 8 at the Brigadier General Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville.