Mary L. (Sanchini) Fedele, of Raritan, passed away peacefully at home on Nov. 11, 2016 just days shy of her 98th birthday. Mary was born in Raritan where she lived all of her life.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Vincent of 67 years of marriage, her parents, Joseph and Enrica Sanchini; and her sister Rose and brothers Fred, Bill, and Attilio.
Mary was proud to be a stay-at-home mom. She loved spending time with her family, especially her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She will be dearly remembered for her strong spirit, her unconditional love for all her family as well as the cherished family gatherings, always around her kitchen table.
She was a member of the Rosary Alter Society of Saint Ann’s Church as well as a member of the choir. She was a long time member of the Raritan Senior Citizens,always enjoying the weekly bingo games.
She is survived by her children Charles Fedele and his wife Kathleen of Sayre, Pa.; Vincent Fedele Jr. and his wife Wendy of Bridgewater, NJ; Sharon Fedele and Joseph Klein of Branchburg, NJ: her grandchildren, Charles Fedele Jr. and his wife Bernadette, Kerry and her husband Robert Dustin, David Fedele and his wife Milica; her great-grandchildren Sydney, Liam, Samantha, Olivia, Lucus, Brian, and Rory.
Mary will be greatly missed and fondly remembered by her family, her devoted caregiver, Irma and those who knew her. Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on Thursday, Nov.17 from 2pm-5pm and on Friday,November 18 from 8:30am to 9:30am at the Cusick Funeral Home, 80 Mountain Avenue, Somerville. The Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for 10am on Friday, Nov. 18 at Saint Ann’s Catholic Church, 45 Anderson Street, Raritan, followed by entombment at St. Bernard’s Cemetery at 551 Route 28, Bridgewater.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in memory of Mary to the Somerset County Office on Aging - the Meals on Wheels program or a charity of your choice.