MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
Obituary of Emma DeVilla
Emma C. DeVilla, 73, of Dayton died Friday, June 22, 2018 at Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center of Plainsboro. Born in Pateros, Rizal, Philippines, she has been a resident of South Brunswick since 1976. Emma retired in 2015 with over 30 years of service as a Nursing Instructor with Capital Health Systems at Fuld. Emma was a member of St. Cecilia’s Church, Monmouth Junction and volunteered for various Roman Catholic Organizations.
Daughter of the late Dominador and Jacinta (Tuazon) Cruz, she is survived by her husband of 44 years Romeo DeVIlla, a son Ronald DeVilla, daughter Emily DeVilla, 2 brothers Miguel Cruz, Miste Cruz, 4 sisters Corazon Perez, Arcangel Cruz, Bibiana Cayetano, Rosa Cruz, 3 grandchildren Evan DeVilla, Andre DeVilla and Logan Nazarov.
Viewings will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 2-4 pm & 7-9 pm and 9:30 am on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at the M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth Junction. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 10:30 am, St. Cecilia’s Church, 10 Kingston Lane, Monmouth Junction. Entombment will be private.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (www.mskcc.org) orCatholic Charities – Diocese of Metuchen (www.ccdom.org) in Emma’s Name.
616 Ridge Road
Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852
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