Marie E. Del Vecchio, (nee Gerardi) of Twp. of Washington, formerly of Hackensack, NJ passed away peacefully on Friday, January 14, 2022 at the age of 94. Prior to retiring, she worked as a Grade School Teacher, Secretary to the Laboratory Pathologist at Pascack Valley Hospital and was a very talented Artist painting a lot from memory with water colors and other modalities since she was a young girl. She was a parishioner of St. Francis R.C. Church, Hackensack. Beloved wife of the late Peter J. Del Vecchio (2002). Loving mother of the late Daniel Del Vecchio (2018). Grandmother of Elysia and Matthew. Devoted daughter of the late Salvatore and Magdeline Gerardi. Dearest sister of the late Grace Leonardi, the late Ann Dawson and her husband, the late Charles Dawson, the late Phyllis F. Sarracino and her husband, the late Albert Sarracino. Dearest sister to Dolores Van Saders and the late Antoinette Tedesco. Dearest sister to the late Salvatore Gerardi Jr. and his late wife Bess. Dearest niece of Maryann Dawson-Reyes and her husband Rene Reyes, Donna Dawson and her son Jeremy Lebled, Thomas Tedesco and his sons, Thomas Jr. and David. William P. Van Saders and his daughter Gabriella, son William Jr. and Christopher Van Saders and his wife Julie, Son Christopher Jr., Daughters Madeline and Caroline. Beloved cousin to the Beningaso and Fontana families. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:30 AM on Friday, January 21st, at St. Francis R.C. Church, 50 Lodi Street, Hackensack, with burial following at St. Joseph Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday morning from 9:00 – 11:00 AM for visitation at the G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Home, 397 Union Street, Hackensack.