Yolanda Delgaizo (DiFeo), known by family & friends as "Lanny", a longtime resident of Jersey City and later Cranford, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the age of 91. Lanny was a home maker who was rarely home and had a zest for life. She was a devoted mother, wife, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Her passion was music and was a talented vocalist and pianist, which she shared with her family. Lanny had a great sense of humor and always entertained at family gatherings. She was an active member of Saint Michael's Church and the Cranford Thursday Senior Club She was pre deceased by her loving husband Alfonso Delgaizo who passed away in 2010.. Loving mother to Louis Delgaizo, Daryl Delgaizo Levy and husband Steve; beloved grandmother known as "Yaya" to Alexander and Chloe Levy; beloved daughter of Joseph and Cecilia DiFeo, and sister to Grace Balesterri and the late Sam DiFeo, Mary Mancini, Esther Blasucci, Genevieve Luisi, Vivian Tartaglia (her twin) and Bubby Cappadona; also survived by numerous loving nieces and nephews.
Visitation and life celebration with the family will be held at Gray Memorial Funeral Home, 12 Springfield Ave in Cranford, on Friday, October 20th from 4-8 pm. Funeral services will be at 10:15 a.m., Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Holy Rosary RC Church in Jersey City, N.J. Burial will follow at Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City, N.J. You may go to grayfuneralhomes.com for on line condolences.