Maria D. Placencia, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on June 2, 2021, at the age of 70.
Maria is survived by her devoted husband, Fausto, her devoted children, Fausto (Qiana) & Henry (Jenny) Placencia and Doralisa (Ralph) Gonzalez, her adoring grandchildren, Angelina, Alexandra, Xavier & Victoria Placencia & Dorian and Nicolas Gonzalez. She was also survived by her siblings, cousins, nieces, nephews & friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, www.StJude.org.
The family will be present on Sunday, June 6th, 2021 from 1-5 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 732 Yonkers Avenue- Yonkers, New York 10704 (914) 375-1400 www.FRSWFH.com. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 7th, 2021- 11 AM at the Funeral Home. Following the Funeral Service, Maria will be laid to rest at Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd Street & Webster Avenue, Bronx, New York 10470.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle & Andrew Ruggiero and Jessica Martins. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family