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Phyllis Ulivella

February 22, 1951 ~ February 27, 2024 (age 73) 73 Years Old

Phyllis Ulivella Obituary

Phyllis Ulivella (née Monaco), 73, of Hawthorne, formerly of Jersey City; entered into eternal rest on February 27th, 2024. She was a graduate of St. Peter’s University, and a teacher for the Jersey City Public Schools for 49 years, retiring in 2021. Phyllis was dedicated to her family and career. She was motivational and shaped the lives of people, especially her students, who then became teachers themselves. Phyllis always loved company, and would host and cook meals for everyone. She will be deeply missed, and her family will remember her as a wonderful wife, mother, and sister.

Phyllis is survived by her loving husband, Richard “Uli,” adored son, Richard and his wife, Sarah; by her loving sister-in-law, Kathy; treasured sister, Karen Quagliana and her husband, Pat; and by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is predeceased by her parents, Vito A. and Florence A. Monaco, and her late brother, Vito J. Monaco.

Relatives and friends are invited to the wake at Riotto Funeral Home, 3205 Kennedy Blvd. Jersey City on Monday March 4th, 2024 from 3:00–9:00 PM. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church, 10 Franklin Place, North Arlington, on Tuesday March 5th, 2024 at 11:00 AM. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, 340 Ridge Road, North Arlington. The family is not accepting flowers. You may make a donation to a charity of your choice.

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March 4, 2024

3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Riotto Funeral Home & Cremation Company
3205 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Funeral Mass
March 5, 2024

11:00 AM
Queen of Peace Church
10 Franklin Place
North Arlington, NJ 07031

Mausoleum Entombment
March 5, 2024

12:00 PM
Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum (North Arlington)
340 Ridge Rd.
North Arlington, NJ 07031


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