Samuel J. Marziano

  • Born: May 29, 1926
  • Died: November 21, 2017
  • Location: Ocean City, New Jersey

Keates-Plum Funeral Home

3112 W Brigantine Ave
Brigantine, NJ 08203

Tel. (609) 266-3481

Tribute & Message From The Family

Samuel J. Marziano, 91, entered into rest on Tuesday November 21, 2017, with his family by his side in Ocean City, New Jersey. Born in Philadelphia, PA on May 29, 1926, he was the son of the late Guerino and Maria (DiBenedetto) Marziano. He was the loving and devoted husband of Patricia W. (Walsh) Marziano.

Samuel attended Overbrook High School in Philadelphia, PA. He continued his education at nights attending Penn State University Philadelphia Campus, graduating in 1963 with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. He was a retired mechanical engineer at the Frankford Arsenal in Philadelphia. In his retirement, he donated his time as a bookbinder at the JOAS Community Center in Atlantic City NJ. Samuel loved to read and tinker. People will remember him for being curious and methodical in life and embodied the values of persistence, devotion, love, and family.

Sam was a Veteran who proudly served his country in the United States Army Corp of Engineers during WWII from 1944 –1946 attaining the rank of Sergeant. While in the service he was decorated with the European Campaign Medal, Army Occupation Medal and the WW II Victory Medal.

Sam had a deep love and commitment to family and friends. He is survived by his beloved wife, Patricia (Walsh) of Brigantine New Jersey; his adoring children sons Joseph (Mary) and Michael (Ewa), daughters Theresa (Joseph) Graziano and Patricia; his brother Michael (Jean), sisters Rita Marshall and Mary Cippola (Joe); 10 Grandchildren and 10 Great-Grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday November 27, 2017, 11:30AM at St Thomas Roman Catholic Church 331 8th St S. Brigantine NJ 08203 where friends may call from 10:30AM to 11:30AM. Final commendation and farewell at Atlantic County Veterans Cemetery, Mays Landing, NJ.

Donations may be sent to St Thomas Church or Holy Redeemer Hospice, 6550 Delilah Road #501, Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08234. 

To pay respects, leave condolences and share your fondest memories Samuel please visit Arrangements have been entrusted to Keates-Plum Funeral Home in Brigantine, NJ 609-266-3481.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Thank you for being great neighbors during my childhood Sam taught me how to swim at the Briarcliff swim club seems like yesterday but it couldn't be I am a breathe and mom now God bless you and smile we are all loved love Patty jo

Posted by Kathryn Bauman - Glenolden, PA - Friend   February 11, 2018

Dear Pat and Family,I always will remember when Sam taught us kids how to play Kick the Can in the middle of Stratford Rd. Those were great times.Sam was a big part of it! Love,Kathy Griffith

Posted by Kathryn Bauman - Glenolden, PA - Family Friend   February 10, 2018

Sam was a great person,and loving husband and father.We will miss your laughter!

Posted by Paul Griffith - Morton, PA - Neighbor   November 25, 2017

I am unable to make it to the services, but will be there in spirit. Despite not seeing Dad often, I feel his loss in my heart. The family is in our thoughts and prayers, and I send my love to all. I would have liked to see you all. ...Eileene

Posted by Eileene Plummer - Katy, TX - Daughter   November 24, 2017

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