Hedwig D'Amelio

Hedwig Irene D'Amelio (Zinn)

Monday, July 12th, 1926 - Wednesday, April 8th, 2020
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Irene D'Amelio (Zinn), 93, of North Haledon on April 8, 2020. Before moving to North Haledon in 1949 Irene had lived in Haledon, NJ. Before she retired in 2010 she was a salad bar and desert hostess for Lido’s Restaurant in Hackensack. Her family was the most important part of her life and often put their needs ahead of herself. She loved being a part of her children’s lives and their activities often coaching softball and skiing as well as leading in boy scouts and girl scouts

Irene was the devoted wife of the late Patsy W. D’Amelio (2015). Beloved mother of Susan D’Amelio and her partner Sharon Post, Patrick D’Amelio and his wife Erica of Ramsey, Michele Battaglia and her husband Jon of Florida and Michael D’Amelio of North Haledon. Loving grandmother of Katheryn Mazzilli, Patrick D’Amelio Connor D’Amelio and Michael Battaglia. Sister of Eleanor Dillon. Aunt of Denise, Diane and Darlene and grant aunt of Jenna and Katie. Also survived many additional nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Arrangements by the Vander Plaat – Vermeulen Memorial Home, 530 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all services will be held privately by the family. Any future services will be posted at a later date.

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Jody Burke

Posted at 10:11am
Beautiful pictures of your Mom.
My deepest sympathies and condolences to you and your family. 🙏🙏🙏

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