Ida M. Pellegrino, 65, of Manchester, passed away on Monday, June 21, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. Ida was born in Italy to Nicola and Raffaella Fuccilli before moving to the United States at the age of 7. She later moved to Hoboken where she was raised and graduated from Hoboken High School. Ida has since been residing in Ocean County for the past 37 years with her loving family. She was a member of St. Mary of the Lake RC Church for 37 years. Anyone who knew Ida would know that she always had a huge smile on her face, even in the darkest days she was always positive and full of joy.
Ida is predeceased by her parents, Nicola and Raffaella Fuccilli; brothers, Roger and Joseph, and her sister Antonia.
She is survived by her loving husband of 39 years, Gerald F. Pellegrino; daughter, Vanessa Anita Pellegrino; brothers, Michael, Vincent, and Alfredo; sisters, Carmela, Lisa, Victoria, Rita, Rosalie, and Loretta, and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 24, 2021 from 5 to 9 pm at Kedz Funeral Home, 1123 Hooper Ave., Toms River. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 10:30 am at St. Mary of the Lake Church, 43 Madison Avenue, Lakewood, NJ. Cremation will remain private.