Mary Josephine Green, 82, passed away at Care One in Holmdel on Friday, July 1. She was born in South Amboy to the late Vincenzo and Marie (Cippulo) DeFilippo, was raised and lived in Red Bank, and later resided in Morganville. MaryJo will best be remembered for her love of family, cooking and caring for and opening her home and heart to all, including the Red Bank Police and Fire Departments, as well as all of her loved ones. She is now rejoined with her beloved husband, Oscar “Ozzie” Green in Heaven, and was also predeceased by her siblings: Christopher, Anthony, Peter and Frank DeFilippo and Rose Marass.
She is survived by her sister, Lucille Dyal of Florida; her three children, Vincent Green of Oceanport, Michael Green of Florida and Gina Mancusi of Little Silver; her grandchildren, Michael and Misti Green, Erica Reynolds and Randy Green, Gabrielle Crine and Jonathan Mancusi; and great-grandchildren, Liam and Tenley Green, Jackson and Carter Crine and Thomas Reynolds.
A Memorial Gathering will take place at the John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, on Wednesday July 6 from 4 to 8 p.m. with a Memorial Service, time to be announced. Please call the funeral home at 732-747-0332 for updates.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in MaryJo’s name to Lunch Break, 121 Drs. James Parker Blvd., Red Bank, NJ 07701. Visit MaryJo’s memorial website at www.johnedayfuneralhome.com.
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