PARAMUS, N.J. -- Evelyn E. Rizzio, of Paramus, died on Thursday, Dec. 15. She was 79.
She was born and raised in Queens, then moved to Paramus. She will be remembered best for her love for family and friends. Prior to retiring, she was employed with Pathmark in the meat department for many years.
She is predeceased by her husband, Robert Smith and Vincent Rizzio.
She is survived by her children, Robert, Raymond, William, Ronald, Haroldean and Carleen Smith, Joan Kontonicolaou, Nancy Harris, Nora Namdar and Patricia Demirjian; 26 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; and siblings, Ernest and Patrick Mackey, Margaret Stancek and Joan Parenti.