LITTLE FERRY, N.J. -- Elaine M. (nee Sles) Palladino, 78, of Little Ferry and formerly of Hoboken passed away Friday, April 29, 2016.
Born in Hoboken to the late Joseph and Emma Sles, she worked at Colgate in Jersey City before settling down to raise a family.
She was the wife of 53 years to Angelo Palladino; mother of Paul (Linda) of Millstone, Mark of Little Ferry, Steven (Lisa) of Hasbrouck Heights and David (Vilma) of River Edge; sister of Joseph Sles (Elizabeth), Edward Sles (Linda) and Patricia DeSomma (John); grandmother of Paul, Nicholas, Ryan, Daniel, Ethan, Christopher, Madison, Justin and Olivia; aunt of many nieces and nephews; and childhood and longtime friend of Bunny Barca.
Palladino enjoyed spending time with her family and her many close girlfriends, known as the Baker’s Dozen, as well as cooking and baking.
The funeral will be at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday at Costa Memorial Home, Boulevard and Central Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights with a funeral liturgy at 11 a.m. at St. Margaret of Cortona R.C. Church, Little Ferry. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington.
Visitation is from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.