Maria Di Costanzo

Obituary of Maria Di Costanzo

Maria Iva Di Costanzo, 71, of Denville, NJ passed away on June 16, 2017 surrounded by her family. Maria was born on April 12, 1946 in Canneto, Italy to the late Francesco and Nunziata Angeloni. She lived in Brooklyn, NY for many years before moving to Denville 17 years ago. She was a parishioner at St. Therese RC church in Succasunna, member of the prayer shawl ministry, and volunteered at several church charity events. Maria will be remembered most for her kind heart and passion to help others in need.


She is survived by her beloved husband of 50 years, Joseph A. Di Costanzo; two children, Robert Di Costanzo and wife Alexandra, Lisa Millus and husband Larry; six grandchildren, Briana, Joseph, Julia, Peter, Jessica, and Emma; two brothers, Elio Angeloni, Antonio Angeloni and wife Marie. She was predeceased by her son, Joseph A. Di Costanzo, Jr.; sister, Maria Nancy Raffaele; and by her daughter-in-law Janine Di Costanzo.


Maria’s Life Celebration will include a visitation from 4PM-8PM on Monday June 19, 2017 at the William J. Leber Funeral Home (908) 879-3090, 15 Furnace Road (Corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ 07930. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday June 20, 2017 at 10AM at St. Therese Church (151 Main St.) in Succasunna, NJ. Interment will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Chester, NJ.


In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St. Therese RC Church, 7 Hunter Street, Succasunna, NJ 07876.