Lena Moffa

Lena Moffa

1919 - 2021

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Lena Moffa (nee Giordano) age 102 of Elm, NJ passed away peacefully on her birthday at home with her daughters by her side. Lena was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in Hammonton. She was graduate of Hammonton High School in 1937. Lena worked for Hammonton Park Clothing Company for many years as a seamstress and was a member of the Amalgamated Union. Lena was devoted to her faith. She was a member of St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish and served on the St. Joseph School P.T.A. She loved to watch wrestling with her grandson Michael, watch the New York Yankees with her grandson David and enjoyed working in her garden with her granddaughter Lindsey. Lena is predeceased by her husband Michael Moffa, parents James and Angelina Giordano, son in law David Rizzotte, Jr, grandson David Rizzotte, III, her brothers Samuel and Thomas Giordano and sisters Grace Tell and Millie Pizzico. Surviving are her two daughters, LeeAnn Ruggiero and her husband Roy of Hammonton, NJ and Michele Rizzotte of Hammonton, NJ and sister in law Joyce Giordano of Phoenix, AZ She is the loving grandmother of Lindsey Ruggiero Medio (Scott) and Michael Rizzotte (Jamie) and great grandmother of Nina and Lucas Rizzotte and Harrison Medio. Family and friends are invited to attend her viewing Tuesday September 7th from 9:00 – 10:30am at the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. Third St. Hammonton, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered 11:00am at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish – St. Joseph Church 3rd & French Streets Hammonton, NJ. Burial will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery 124 S. First Rd. Hammonton, NJ. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or donors@st.jude.org.
Tuesday
7
September

Viewing

9:00 am - 10:30 am
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Marinella Funeral Home
102 N. Third St.
Hammonton, New Jersey, United States
609-561-1311
Tuesday
7
September

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish - St. Joseph Church
226 French Street
Hammonton, New Jersey, United States
609-704-5945
Tuesday
7
September

Burial

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
124 S. Chew Road
Hammonton, New Jersey, United States
609-704-5945