Arsilia "Phyllis" Morello (nee Antonucci), 79, of Woodland Park, passed away on April 10, 2021. She was born in Paterson on July 7, 1941 to the late Phillip and Margaret (Marino) Antonucci. She was a proud Licensed Practicing Nurse for many years, retiring from Little Sisters of the Poor in Totowa. Phyllis was the beloved wife of the late Nicholas J. Morello (1981); the adored mother of Phyllis DeYoung and Nicholas J. Morello, III (wife Deborah); and the cherished grandmother of Brian DeYoung (fiancée Elena Coster), Phillip DeYoung, Nicholas J. Morello, IV and Margaret Morello. She was also predeceased by her brother and sister in law Frank and Irene Antonucci and is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 4:00-8:00pm at Santangelo Funeral Home, 635 McBride Ave., Woodland Park. A funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 9:30am at Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, Main St., Little Falls. Burial will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa.