Alma Buzzetta

Obituary of Alma Buzzetta

Buzzetta (nee Francisco), Alma P., 100, of Egg Harbor Township went home to the Lord on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Alma was born on March 10, 1918 in Philadelphia, where she was raised and graduated from Southern High School. She then married her soulmate, Samuel Buzzetta and they had two beautiful children, Sandra and James. In 1969 with her family, they moved and purchased Ozzies in Longport, and made it a family ran business until 1975. She also lived in Ventnor from 1984-2001, then resided the rest of her life in Egg Harbor Township.

Alma is survived by her devoted daughter, Sandra Avellino; Grandchildren: Wayne (Jessica) Avellino, Debra (Mike) Scull, and Michele (James) Sweitzer; Great-grandchildren: Alex (Katie) Komis, Samantha Komis, Salvatore and Cheyenne Avellino, Mitchel and Christopher Price; Also her 7 great-great grandsons.

She was predeceased by her husband, Samuel Buzzetta; son, James Buzzetta Sr.; parents, Michael and Mary Francisco; sister, Dalphina Francisco; brother, Bruce (Rose) Francisco; and son-in-law, Alfred Avellino.

A Viewing will be held from 10-11am on Monday, April 9th, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am at St. Katharine Drexel Church, 6075 West Jersey Ave., Egg Harbor Township. Entombment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Mays Landing. Arrangements by the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home, Linwood – Ventnor. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com