Mary (Santisi) Arena, of North Brunswick, Passed Away Friday, June 7, 2019

Mary (Santisi) Arena, of North Brunswick, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 64. Born in New Brunswick, she's lived in North Brunswick most of her life.

Mary was the long-time manager of the Middlesex County NJ Employees Federal Credit Union in New Brunswick.

She was a communicant of St. Mary of Mt. Virgin RC Church in New Brunswick.

She was a fabulous cook and baker. Her kitchen table was always surrounded with family and friends. Famous for her sunday sauce and meatballs, she was crowned the "Meatball Queen" by the Italian American Society of North Brunswick. Mary loved going to farmer's markets to get the freshest ingredients for her family to enjoy.

Mary was an avid animal lover, especially cherishing her dog, Gia Arena who kept hers and her husband's days bright and sunny.