Carmen LaVorgna

Obituary of Carmen LaVorgna

Carmen T. (Palmieri) LaVorgna, age 88, passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at St. Joseph's Wayne Hospital, Wayne. Mrs. LaVorgna was born May 12, 1929 in Paterson, NJ the daughter of the late Chester and the late Celeste (Malone) Palmieri. She lived in Wayne for 41 years. Before retiring, she was employed by Our Lady of the Valley RC Church, Wayne as the cook for the priests in residence. Carmen was also a long time parishioner there.

She is survived by her loving family: her grandson, James Samolowicz and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was predeceased by her husband, Vincent F. her, son, James and her brother, Chester Palmieri, Jr.

Visiting hours will be Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 6-9 PM.

The funeral service will be Thursday , November 9, 2017 at 10:30 am at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her name may be made to: Catholic Charities, 777 Valley Rd, Clifton, NJ 07013-2205, catholicharities.org