Roxie Fortier

March 20, 2020


Roxie Fortier (DeStasio), 93, of East Hanover, formerly of Orange, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on March 20, 2020.  Roxie was a Nurse at St. Mary’s in Orange for many years. 


Beloved wife of the late George Fortier.  Devoted mother of George Fortier, his wife Lillian, Roxanne Darcy, her husband Patrick, Eleanor Raiken, her husband Evan, Michelle Bursese, her husband Frank, James Fortier and his wife Maria.  Cherished grandmother of 15 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.  Also survived by her brother Philip DeStasio.  She is pre-deceased by her parents Vincenzo & Carmine and her siblings Frank, Margaret, Philomena, Marie and Louis. 

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