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Merari Astacio

February 18, 1969 ~ August 3, 2020 (age 51)


Merari Maldonado de Astacio, 51, of Long Branch, New Jersey, had peacefully passed away on Monday, August 3, 2020.  She was born in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico on February 18, 1969.

Merari obtained a certification from Brookdale Community College for childcare.  She was employed by Champions at Long Branch Preschool, Long Branch, New Jersey for the last 15 years.

She is survived by husband, David Astacio, Jr.; daughter, Ajamaris Astacio; son, David Astacio; mother, Maria Coss; sister, Jeanette Maldonado-Coss; brother, Eliezer Maldonado-Coss; and Maldonado, Astacio Family.

Proverbios 31:10
Mujer virtuosa, ¿ Quie’n la hallara’?
Porque su estima sobrepasa
Largamente a la de las piedras preciosas.

Proverbs 31:10
Who can find a virtuous woman?
For her price is far above rubies.


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 Service Program


August 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
James Hunt Funeral Home
126 Ridge Ave
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Funeral Service
August 10, 2020

11:00 AM
James Hunt Funeral Home
126 Ridge Ave
Asbury Park, NJ 07712

Video is available for this event

Interment Following Service

Mt Prospect Cemetery
2600 Heck Ave
Neptune, NJ 07753

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