This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Theresa "Tessie" Mattia. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

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Obituary for Theresa "Tessie" Mattia

Theresa Mattia "Tessie" (nee Lodise),95, of Bloomfield, passed away on Saturday January 28, 2017, at West Caldwell Care Center. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday February 3, at 10am at Sacred Heart Church in Bloomfield, interment at Glendale Cemetery in Bloomfield. Visiting will be on Thursday February 2, from 4-8pm at Caggiano Memorial, 62 Grove St, Montclair.

Tessie is survived by her son Gerald Mattia, her grandchildren, Tracey Dressel and Brian Mattia, and her great grandchildren, Victoria, Bethany, Alexandra, Harris, and Carson, and was predeceased by her husband Alfonso in 1985, and by her siblings, Frank Lodise, Jean Milano, and Adeline DeRogatis.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to The Shrine of St Gerard, 118 7th Ave, Newark, NJ 07104
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