A funeral service took place Feb. 3 for Maryanne Sanchez, 73. She passed away Jan. 31 at her residence. Maryanne was a lifelong resident of Weehawken, having lived in Union City previously. She was employed for 29 years as an administrative assistant for Weehawken High School, retiring in 2014. She was an active congregant of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Weehawken. For many years, Maryanne was an active supporter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, due to the death of her daughter from this disease. She was predeceased by her daughter, Sherry Ann DiTursi in 1989. Surviving is her daughter, Jackie Altomare and her husband Salvatore of Park Ridge, her two sons, Christopher Sanchez and his wife Bonnie of Weehawken, and Joseph DiTursi and his wife Marilyn of Tenafly, and eight grandchildren. Services arranged by the Mack Memorial Home, Secaucus.

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