Betty D. Machrone of Kenilworth passed away on Saturday August 31, 2019 at the Center for Hope, Hospice and Palliative Care in Scotch Plains surrounded by her loving family.
Funeral is from the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 400 Faitoute Ave., Roselle Park, on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 8:45am. A Funeral Mass will be offered at St. Theresa R. C. Church in Kenilworth at 10:30am. Interment will follow to Fairview Cemetery in Westfield.
Visitation is Thursday 5 to 8pm.
She was predeceased by her parents Sam and Rose Machrone. In addition, she was predeceased by her sisters; Dorothy Machrone and Florence Materia, as well as her brothers; Sam and Robert Machrone.
She is lovingly survived by her sister, Rose Bauer and sister-in-law, Hilda Machrone.
She is also survived by her loving nieces and nephews: Karen Hart, Diane Brandel, Deborah Libassi, Denise Materia, Barbara Machrone-Perlingero, Richard Machrone, Karin DiPiazza, Beverly Oleszkowicz and Robert Machrone.
Betty was born in Kenilworth and went on to spend her life there. She was employed for 41 years at Wakefern in Elizabeth and later Raritan Center as a payroll clerk. She was also a member of Wakefern’s Quarter Century Club for her years of service.
Betty was a devout Catholic and a communicant of St. Theresa’s Church in Kenilworth.
Betty loved life. She enjoyed vacationing, seeing shows and going out to dinner with friends and family. Most of all she loved to dance. She loved to wear her prettiest clothes and high spiked shoes and dance the night away. Her exuberance and zest for life will be sorely missed.