Marie DeMaio was born in Yonkers, NY on October 12th, 1928 to Josephine and Salvatore Sortino. She had an older brother named Peter Sortino.
Marie married Arthur DeMaio in the year of 1952, and together they had four children. She is survived by her three daughters, Diana Varnot, Jayne DeMaio, and Jessica DeMaio; as well as her son, Randy DeMaio. She was a loving grandmother to eleven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Marie had a beautiful spirit. She was a special lady; smart, stylish, and sweet, with a unique air of wit about her. She had a love of reading and art. A gentle soul, with a compassionate and listening ear. She will be dearly missed by all of her friends and family.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, October 18th, at 11:00 AM, at St. Paul the Apostle Church, Yonkers with entombment to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Bronx.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family