MANZO, Loretta (nee Laudicino) age 74, of Clearwater, on Tuesday, December 13th, 2022, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Los Angeles and formerly of North Bergen, she has resided in Clearwater, Florida since 2002. Prior to her retirement she was a Clerk Typist with the North Bergen Department of Public Works. She was a former parishioner of Our Lady of Grace RC Church in Fairview, NJ. Loretta was not only a wonderful mother and grammy to her children and grandchildren, but she was also an incredible mother to many fur babies throughout her life. She had a love for all animals and was a faithful contributor to many local and national animal shelters and rescue organizations.
Loving wife of Albert Manzo
Devoted mother of David Manzo of Warren, NJ, Lori Mendez of Hardyston, NJ, Steven Manzo of East Rutherford, NJ and the Late James Manzo.
Cherished grandmother of Caitlin, Joseph, Joshua, Kailyn, Juliette, and Charlotte.
Loretta was predeceased by her sister Diane, and her parents Arasmo and Marie Laudicino.
Family and friends may visit on Monday, December 19th, from 5 – 8 PM at the Vander Plaat-Vermeulen Memorial Home, 530 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes, NJ. Funeral Mass to be held on Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Grace, 395 Delano Place, Fairview, NJ.
Interment to follow at Crest Haven Memorial Park in Clifton, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Loretta’s memory to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or your local animal shelter/rescue.