Maria De Francisci

Obituary of Maria De Francisci

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*At this time, the CDC requires those who are not vaccinated to wear a mask while you are inside the funeral home. For those individuals who are fully vaccinated, masks are not required but are still recommended. Please be patient with us as we work to accommodate everyone safely. Thank you for understanding.* Maria De Francisci, beloved wife and mother and grandmother She was a brilliant scientist who graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College, received her Masters and Doctorate abd degree in Neuroanatomy from Columbia University at which time she did advanced research in brain function. She met the love of her life, Ignatius De Francisci and they married and created a wonderful happy family. She later became a Psychiatric Social Worker and worked for many years at Long Island Jewish Hospital. She developed methods of Psychiatric Rehabilitation that are still in use across the world. Maria loved art, gardens and her family. With her husband Jig she traveled the world and enjoyed seeing the sights and meeting new people. She lived a full life and will be missed.
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Thursday
5
August

Visitation at Funeral Home

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, August 5, 2021
Clair S. Bartholomew & Son, Inc.
302 So. Bedford Ave.
Bellmore, New York, United States
Friday
6
August

Mass

10:00 am
Friday, August 6, 2021
St. Barnabas R.C. Church
2320 Bedford Avenue
Bellmore, New York, United States
Friday
6
August

Final Resting Place

11:45 am
Friday, August 6, 2021
Holy Rood Cemetery
111 Old Country Road
Westbury, New York, United States