Marie TrapuzzanoNovember 2nd, 2019
Long-time Philadelphia resident, Mary Anna (Marie) Trapuzzano, 93, died Friday, November 1, 2019 while an inpatient at VITAS Hospice.Marie was born on July 26, 1926 to John and Mary Mancuso. She was the eldest of 4 children including sister Virginia (Jean) Trapuzzano; brother, Angelo (Monk) Mancuso (predeceased); and sister Arlene Faun. In addition to raising her family, Marie worked full-time as a receptionist in the Radiology Department at Hahnemann Hospital. As her children were growing up, she enjoyed summer vacations at the Jersey shore, while later enjoying dancing and occasional trips to the casino. Throughout her life she loved being surrounded by family and friends. She welcomed everyone into her home, blessing them with her glowing smile, positive outlook, and warm hugs. She will be missed dearly by those whose lives she touched. She is survived by a loving family including two sons, Albert William Trapuzzano (spouse Nancy) and Gary Michael Trapuzzano (spouse Tracey); granddaughter, Jennifer Robinson; and step-grandson, Benjamin Oglensky. The family would like to thank the staff at VITAS Hospice (1300 Wolf Street, Philadelphia) for their loving care of Marie. Family and friends are invited to attend her visitation and funeral on Friday November 15th from 10:00am – 11:00am at St. Richards Church 3010 South 18th Street Philadelphia PA 19145. There will be a Funeral Mass at 11:00 am.