• The Hammonton Gazette

Isabel R. Bertino



Isabel R. Bertino (nee Occhiato), 97, of Hammonton died on Thursday, February 18, 2021.


She was born in Pittston, Pa. and graduated from Pittston High School in 1941. Her family moved to Hammonton in 1948. Isabel worked for Ubia Sportswear in Hammonton, the Hammonton Nutrition Center along with waitressing at the Hammonton Ponderosa Restaurant for many years.


She is predeceased by her parents, Domenic and Catherine Occhiato; husband, Louis K. Bertino; son, Louis Bertino; and sisters, Catherine Restuccio, Minnie Restuccio and Angie DelRossi.


Surviving are her two daughters, Maria Brita and her husband Edward of Mays Landing, N.J. and Lucille Apalucci and her husband Michael of Hammonton, N.J.; grandchildren, Edward Brita (Mandee), Michael Apalucci (Kelsey), Louis Apalucci and Kendal Apalucci (Paul Pellegrino); and great-grandchildren Antonio and Bella Brita, Michael and DJ Apalucci.


Family and friends attended her viewing on February 23, 2021 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. Third St. Hammonton, NJ 08037. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on February 23 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Parish-St. Joseph Church 3rd & French Streets Hammonton, NJ. Burial was held privately for the family.

Arrangements made by Marinella Funeral Home.