Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Marisa Z. Gertz

Born: Italy
Lived: Oxford

Marisa Z. Gertz, age 82, of Oxford entered into rest on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Beacon Brook Health Care with her beloved son and Beth Trantum by her side. She was the devoted wife of the late James R. Gertz, Sr. Mrs. Gertz was born in Gropparello, Italy on December 17, 1936 daughter of the late Giuseppe and Emma (Bersani) Ziliani and was an Oxford resident for over 41 years. She is the loving mother of James Gertz, Jr., sister of, Germano, Arcangelo, Luciano, Marinella and Anna Ziliani. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Gertz is predeceased by a brother Giacinto Ziliani and a daughter-in-law Patricia Gertz. She wanted everyone to “Rejoice I am free, with great love eternally for you”. Friends are invited to her graveside service at Riverside Cemetery, 286 River Rd., Shelton at a date to be announced. Friends may leave condolences at www.riverviewfh.com.