Marie J. Bencivengo, 87, of Yardley, passed away on Friday, April 19, 2019, at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA.
Born and raised in Trenton, NJ. Mrs. Bencivengo resided for many years in Yardley, PA. She graduated from Trenton High in 1950. Marie was a life time member of J.C.C. She was a member of Our Lady of the Angels Parish, attending St. Joachim’s Church. Mrs. Bencivengo had a career spanning over 50 years. She worked for the State of New Jersey Division of Weights and Measures for 8 years. Marie was Office Administrator for 50 years in her late husband’s accounting business and retired in 2008.
In her spare time she loved to bake, especially cookies. She made up many cookie trays for family and friends. For many years she and her late husband enjoyed vacationing at the Boca Raton Hotel and Club in Boca Raton, FL. Marie also enjoyed spending weekends in New York City shopping, going to the theater and dining.
Mrs. Bencivengo was an incredibly caring and generous person. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Daughter of the late, Vito and Sophie (De Angelo) Addesa; wife of the late, Albert S. Bencivengo; she was predeceased by her siblings, Natalina Addesa, Anthony Addesa, Sr., Phyllis Petro, Angela Gervasio and Pasquale “Pat” Adesso; she was also predeceased by a special nephew, Dr. Richard Gervasio; she is survived by her brother, Vito Addesa, Jr. of Levittown, PA and many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, April 29, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Angels Parish-St. Joachim RC Church, 20 Butler Street, Trenton, NJ 08611.
Entombment will follow at St. Mary’s Mausoleum in Hamilton, NJ.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the Saul Colonial Home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mrs. Bencivengo’s memory to Our Lady of the Angels Parish, 21-23 Bayard St., Trenton, NJ 08611.