Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Norma Marie Cassesa (nee Bass), 76, a lifelong Hoboken resident, passed away peacefully at Carepoint Health-Hoboken University Medical Center on May 14, 2019 in the presence of her loving family.  A retired secretary in medical services for Dr. Carl Cricco in Hoboken.  And a devoted parishioner of St. Ann’s R.C. Church where her Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 9:30 AM.  “Marie” as she was known by many leaves to mourn her passing a devoted husband of 54 years, John A. Cassesa.  Two cherished daughters, Teresa Cassesa (George) and Lauren Pessolano (James), a brother in law Vincent Cassesa, and three adored grandchildren, James III, Teresa, and Amanda.  She was predeceased by her parents Raymond and Josie (nee Nelson) and her only brother Raymond N. Bass.  

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 17, beginning at 2 PM – 4 PM and 7 PM – 9 PM.  In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to The American Cancer Society will be greatly appreciated. 


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To inquire about more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.