Millie C. Brancato, 96, of Manahawkin, NJ passed peacefully on Thursday, September 22, 2022.
Formerly of Hackensack, NJ she was one of five children. Her four predeceased siblings are Anthony “Tony” Mandara, Rosario “George” Mandara, Josephine Mandara Angona, Stefana DiMartino DiCosmio. Millie moved to Manahawkin over 50 years ago.
Predeceased by her beloved husband, Stanley A. Brancato, she is survived by her two loving children and their spouses, John A. Brancato and his wife Lynn, Stanley J. Brancato and his wife Linda; Devoted daughter-in-law, Michelle Brancato; five cherished grandchildren and their spouses, Michael Brancato (Lauren), Kelly Tripi (Vincenzo), Justin Brancato (Sofia Castricone), Vanessa Williams (Jeremy), Alicia Brancato (Michael Kwan); eight cherished great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Monday, September 26, 2022 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM at the Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 W. Bay Ave., Barnegat, NJ. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered 10:00 am on Tuesday at St. Mary's Church, 747 W. Bay Ave., Barnegat. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Manahawkin, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations be made to either Holisticare Hospice of NJ, 1268 Route 37 West, Toms River, NJ 08755 to help fund end of life wishes for hospice patients or Ken’s Kitchen C/O St. Mary’s Church, PO Box 609, Barnegat, NJ 08005. (www.BarnegatFH.com)