Mario Anthony DeMaria

May 25, 1962 ~ July 11, 2019 (age 57)

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Mario Anthony DeMaria, 57, of Bayonne, passed away peacefully at home on July 11, 2019 with his loving family by his side.  Born in Jersey City,  he resided in Bayonne for the past 42 years.

Mario was a self employed master carpenter for many years who took tremendous pride in his work serving the Hudson County community.  In his spare time he worked as a chauffeur for the Regency Limousine Service in Bayonne.  

Mario was an avid dart and pool player and was notorious for "strutting his stuff" at Danny Boys Corner Lounge where he was best known there for dominating his opponents. With his own distinct and unique style, he was a self taught musician with a natural born talent for playing the guitar.

A longtime collector of autographs, music and movie memorabilia, Mario’s collectables lined just about every inch of wall space in his home.  

Although not physically with us anymore, Mario left his imprint in the lives of those he treasured the most. He loved deeply and lived to help others no matter what the situation was. He was a mentor to many children and the go to person to many others.  His memory will live on through his valuable advice and the life lessons he shared.  He will be forever missed by all who admired and respected him.

Mario was predeceased by his father Angelo DeMaria and  his step-father John Bertotti; and his mother-in-law Louise (Denino) and his father-in-law Noel Doherty.  He was the devoted husband to Nancy L. DeMaria (nee: Burns) and proud father to four sons, Eric, Michael, Angelo, and Vincent and his loving mother Elizabeth (McCabe) Also survived by one sister,  Alnona and husband Bill; one brother Marc; eight nieces and nephews, Danielle, Nikki, Jayda, Jolee, Anthony, Kyle, Alex, and Katlyn, and two sisters, in law, Keli and her husband Jimi Youngblood and Judy Burns.

As per Mario’s wishes, cremation was private.  

A message from the family of Mario DeMaria

He’s home!

On August 17, 2019, Nancy Burns-DeMaria and sons, Eric, Angelo, and Vincent, along with the family, would like to welcome you into our home to celebrate the life of a man we all loved, Mario DeMaria.

Wear your favorite concert, music, or movie shirt and visit "Our Home". The home we love and the home Mario loved.  The home where the door is always open and there’s always room on the floor. Come see “Mario’s Museum” of autographs and entertainment memorabilia.  He and all of us are excited to share this part of his life that may not be known to all.  We’ll be home between 2:00 pm. to 5:00 pm.  Then follow us to Danny Boys to shoot pool, eat, drink, enjoy, and laugh.  Let’s celebrate and remember in each other’s company how we are loved and loved back.  For those who cannot make it on this day then feel free to stop by any time.  We’ll receive you with open doors, open arms, and open hearts.  We welcome you all.

Now and forever, with love,

Jimi Youngblood

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Celebration of Life
August 17, 2019

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
DeMaria Family Home
10 East 11th Street
Bayonne, New Jersey 07002

Followed by a reception and gathering of family and friends

Danny Boy's
263 Broadway
Bayonne, New Jersey 07002

Private Cremation

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