Marie Drummond-Buckel

March 8, 1931 ~ September 10, 2020 (age 89)

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Marie Drummond-Buckel, 89, of Matawan peacefully passed away Thursday, September 10, 2020 at home.

She was born in Jersey City to the late Frank Aragona and Carrie (Santiana) Aragona.

She is also predeceased by and was a loving wife to her first husband Larry Drummond and subsequently Andrew Buckel.

Marie leaves behind her beloved children Larry Drummond and his wife Janet, Laureen DePalma and her husband Lou, and Cheryl Cardinale and her husband Vince, Andrew Jr. and his wife Pat, the late Kenneth and his wife Maria, Thomas and his wife Victoria, Carol and her husband Michael. 

She also leaves behind beloved grandchildren Philip, Kelly, Teddy, Renee, Joseph, Chrissy, Jarred, Stephanie, Megan, Melissa, Nick, Andrew Jr., Cynthia, Thomas, Jennifer, Kathryn and Zachary 

Marie was a very proud and loving Great Grandmother to Oliver, Elliot, Ian, Grace, Abigail, Emma, Juliana, and Carmela. 

Marie was the Executive Vice-President of Administration at Sentry Refining of New York City. She continued to work for the State of New Jersey and then developed a career as a Travel Advisor. 

She was an avid traveler with a passion for cruising. She loved cooking Italian food, dancing, a had flair for fashion and style. Most of all she loved her family. She was known to be a very astute, articulate, and organized woman in many of the details of her daily life.

Friends and relatives and invited to a visitation for Marie on Sunday September 13, 2020 from 1PM to 5PM at Day Funeral Home, 361 Maple Place Keyport, New Jersey 07735, and again Monday September 14, 2020 9 AM at the funeral home for a  10 AM mass at St. Lawrence Church of Laurence Harbor located at 109 Laurence Parkway South Amboy, NJ. 08879.

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September 13, 2020

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Day Funeral Home
361 Maple Place
Keyport, NJ 07735

Funeral Mass
September 14, 2020

10:00 AM

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