elevated 4vpcN It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Esterina Franzese (nee Rizzi), at the age of 93 on Wednesday, February 24, 2021.  Beloved wife of the late Guido Franzese.  Cherished mother of Anna (the late Fred), Annette (the late Albert), Louisa, Paul (Carmen), Frank (Stephanie) and Giulia (Paul).  Devoted and caring Nonna of Anthony, Dona, Michael M., Adrianna, Stephanie, Michael T., Ashley, Amanda, Jonathan, Nicole, Sarah, Anna Maria and Laura.  Proudest Bis-Nonna to many great grandchildren.  Esterina will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

elevated 4vpcN Esterina was born June 11, 1927 in Cervaro, Frosinone, Italy.  Loving daughter of the late Giuseppe & Palma Rizzi.

elevated 4vpcN In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the SMA Foundation (Spinal Muscular Atrophy) https://smafoundation.org/donate/  , in memory of Esterina.

elevated 4vpcN Due to Covid 19 restrictions there will be a private Family Funeral Mass and Entombment on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 1:30 pm. To view the Funeral Mass, please click on the link below.