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Relatives & friends will be received on Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 PM & again on Thursday from 9:00-10:00 AM at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, NJ Her funeral liturgy will be celebrated 10:30 am on Thursday 10/12 at the St. Padre Pio Parish - Church of Our Lady of Pompeii, 4680 Dante Ave., Vineland, NJ. Burial will follow in the Our Lady of Pompeii R.C. Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the Compassionate Care Hospice, 518 S. Shore Rd., Marmora, NJ 08223 or to the Church.

Obituaries » Louise A. Braidi

Louise A. Braidi

AGE: 89 • East Vineland

Louise A. Braidi (nee Possenti), 89, of East Vineland, NJ passed away at home on Sunday October 8, 2017. Louise was born in Pleasantville, NJ & raised in Vineland where she remained a lifelong city resident. She was the daughter of the late Anna (Harker) & Charles Possenti. She was predeceased by her husband of 56 years, Andrew P. “Andy” Braidi who died in 2003 as well as her brother Charles Nicholas Possenti and his wife Rosalie.

Louise was a homemaker and fulltime wife, mother, grandmother & great grandmother. She was an active parishioner of the St. Padre Pio Parish where she was a member of the Rosary Society and enjoyed singing in the choir where she was known as “Mother Soprano”. She had also served on the P.T.A. and the Ladies Auxiliary of the Panther Road Fire Co. She was a graduate of Vineland High School Class of 1945 and continued to be very active with the Class Reunion committee. She was also a member of the M&M Club (Merry Munchers Lunch Group).

She is survived by her four children; Chuck & his wife Elaine Braidi, Kenneth Braidi & husband, Daryl Murphy, Lawrence Braidi & his wife Susan Lane, Dr. Susan Braidi & her husband Dr. Michael Mackert, 3 grandchildren; Marie & husband Sean Sepela, Jill & her husband Joey Skinner, Chase Braidi & Ann Marie Segeren, 4 great grandchildren; Jackson & Emily Skinner, Jacob & Ethan Sepela, niece, Diana Cavanaugh & her family as well as the extended Possenti & Braidi families.

Relatives & friends will be received on Wednesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 PM & again on Thursday from 9:00-10:00 AM at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Rd., Vineland, NJ Her funeral liturgy will be celebrated 10:30 am on Thursday 10/12 at the St. Padre Pio Parish – Church of Our Lady of Pompeii, 4680 Dante Ave., Vineland, NJ. Burial will follow in the Our Lady of Pompeii R.C. Cemetery. For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to the Compassionate Care Hospice, 518 S. Shore Rd., Marmora, NJ 08223 or to the Church. To e-mail condolences & or tributes, please visit www.pancoast funeralhome.com