Maria DiLoreto, a longtime resident of the Bronx, died on August 23, 2019. She was 68.
Ms. DiLoreto was born on August 8, 1951 in Felitto, Italy to the late Fernando and Teresa (Dirado) DiLoreto. For many years Maria was disabled with multiple scleroses. Before her illness Maria was very active and loved to travel, sail, play paddleball, cook, hike and camp, and was a talented painter, (some of her work is attached). Maria began her career as a high school teacher and went on to become a successful currency trader in the banking industry. She also worked for former US Senator Mario Biaggi. She is survived by her longtime boyfriend and caregiver, Frank A. Cavacini, Jr.; her aunt, Antoinetta Dirado; and her cousins, Ralph Dirado and Rosanna Fuoco.
Visiting will be Monday from 4-8pm at John Dormi & Sons Funeral Home, 1121 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx. Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday at 10am at St. Clares Church, 1027 Rhinelander Avenue, Bronx. Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 West Stevens Avenue, Hawthorne.