MaryAnne Manobianco Riccio (nee: Ross), 87, of Avenel, formerly of Bayonne, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 6, 2020.
Born in Union City to William and Dorothea Ross, MaryAnne was one of four daughters. She was a teacher’s aide for special needs children for the Bayonne Board of Education, as well as a deli-worker of Shop Rite in Bayonne and Middletown. MaryAnne is predeceased by 2 husbands, Frank Manobianco and Nicholas Riccio. Loving mother of Linda Watkins of Keyport and the late Robert, Frankie and Nicholas. Cherished grandmother of Rachel Bufano and her husband Cory of Toms River, Dayna Rios and her husband Gonzalo of RI, Jason Somers and his wife Lyndsay of PA, Jaime Rogers and her husband Steven, of Holmdel, Justine Bijas and her husband Michael of Matawan and several other grandchildren. Devoted great-grandmother of 12 great-grandchildren. Caring sister of Joan Slaton of Bayonne, Gerry Fisher of AZ, and Dorie Omark of Forked River. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.
All services will be private at family’s request.
Donations may be made in MaryAnne’s memory to the American Legion - Post 321, 524 Front Street, Union Beach, NJ 07735.
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