Maria Marino
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Obituary of Maria Joan Marino

Maria Joan Marino (nee Grassi), 87, from Wildwood NJ passed peacefully at home on Saturday March 23rd 2019.  Joan was born September 12th 1931 in Philadelphia, PA, to the late Paschal & Theresa Grassi.

Joan was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Armond Marino, her sons Joseph Marino, Nicholas Marino, and Paschal Marino, and daughter Regina Renna. Survived by children Francine Hall (Jeff), Steven Marino, JoAnn Love and son-in-law Ron Renna. Also survived by siblings Paul Grassi, Ed Grassi (Dolores), Rita Giordano (Fred), Geraldine Grassi-McBride and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousins , nieces and nephews.

Joan had a natural talent for gardening and loved being in her yard tending to her roses and tomato plants.  She enjoyed cooking and hosting the family for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners.  She liked playing Bingo with her husband.  Above all, she loved being surrounded by family.

Interment will be private.  Memorial donations may be made to Love of Linda Cancer Fund, P.O. Box 1053, Wildwood NJ 08260. Condolences may be made at

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