Marie LaPoma

May 2, 2022


Marie LaPoma, 86, of Barnegat, NJ, passed on Monday, May 2, 2022 at Capital Regional Hospital, Trenton, NJ.  Born in Lodi, NJ to her late parents, Anthony and Mary Perillo, she was formerly of Nutley, NJ. A resident of Barnegat for 26 years, she was active in the Pheasant Run community as well as a parishioner of St. Mary’s Church. 

Marie, a loving mom and grandmother, was predeceased by her beloved husband, Nicholas, Sr. and survived by her four loving children, Anthony LaPoma (Gale), Nicholas, Jr., LaPoma (Donna), Leonard LaPoma (Tim)  and Linda Rodriguez (Noel) ; nine cherished grandchildren, Jaclyn, Jennifer (Frank), Kanden, Rachel (Chris), Anthony (Erin), Zachary, Michael, Stephen and Christian; three great-grandchildren, Giovanni, Delaney and Henry; sister, Loretta Hodgkin; brother, Thomas Perillo. She is pre-deceased by her two brothers, Carl Perillo and Carmen Perillo. 

Viewing will be held on Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 4-8 PM at Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 West Bay Avenue, Barnegat, NJ. Mass is offered Friday, 8:00 AM at St. Mary's Church, Barnegat. Interment to follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. ( 

In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice, in Marie's name, is greatly appreciated. 

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May 5, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barnegat Funeral Home
841 West Bay Avenue
Barnegat, NJ 08005

Mass of Christian Burial
May 6, 2022

8:00 AM
St. Mary's Church
747 West Bay Ave.
Barnegat, NJ 08005

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