Maria Lazzizzera, 76, of Cape Coral, formerly of Bloomfield, N.J., passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014, at HealthPark Care Center, surrounded by her loving family. Born Dec. 8, 1937, to Sergio and Marianna Capursi, now deceased, in Molfetta, Italy, Maria emigrated to the United States in 1972, settling in Hoboken, N.J.
A devoted wife and mother, she will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Marino; her son, Corrado (Mariaelena); her daughter, Anna Maria; an endeared brother, Pasquale Capursi; and sister, Anna Di Pinto. A great joy in her life were her two grandsons, Marco Antonio and Andres. Mrs. Lazzizzera was predeceased by her sister, Teresa DeMarco.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 18, at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, 1922 S.W. 20th Ave., Cape Coral.
Entombment will follow at Coral Ridge Cemetery, Cape Coral.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations to be made directly to Hope Hospice in memory of Maria (www.hopehospice.org or by mail: Development Office c/o Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Please visit www.coralridgefuneralhome.com to leave thoughts and memories for her family.
Arrangements are by Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery, Cape Coral