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Brenda Benacquista

December 16, 1944 — February 3, 2023

Benacquista, Brenda (nee LaSalle), 78, of Fairfield, New Jersey, passed away on Friday, February 3, 2023 at home surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of Mario Benacquista. Loving mother of her first born son Christopher and his beautiful wife Dina, her favorite son Matthew, and her amazing daughter Alaina Burrows & devoted husband Scott. Adored grandmother of Alexa, Sophia, Chloe, CJ, Lily, Blake, and Kensi. Dear sister of Damon LaSalle & his wife Michele. Also survived by many cherished nieces and nephews. Brenda was the Vice President of Rho Theta Tau Sorority graduating from Newark Teachers College in 1966. She worked for the Piscataway Board of Education as a Teacher for many years. Funeral Wednesday 9:30AM from the Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, 7 Two Bridges Road, Fairfield. Funeral Mass 10:30AM St. Thomas More R.C. Church. Private Cremation to follow. Friends will be received Tuesday 4-8PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 USA / Send condolences to

Tuesday, February 7, 2023
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home - Fairfield
7 Two Bridges Road
Fairfield NJ 07004
(973) 882-5588

Funeral Mass
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
10:30 AM -
St. Thomas More R.C. Church
12 Hollywood Avenue
Fairfield NJ

Funeral HomeIppolito-Stellato Funeral Home - Fairfield
7 Two Bridges Road
Fairfield NJ - 07004
(973) 882-5588

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