Esther Santoro

Obituary of Esther Santoro

Esther Teresa Santoro, 85, of Princeton passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.

Born in Pettoranello, Italy and moved to Princeton with her family as a young girl. Esther was devoted to her husband, children, and granddaughters. She was a past member of the ladies auxiliary of the Princeton Italian-American Sportsmen’s Club.

Daughter of the late Rocco and Maria (Pirone) Lieggi, wife of the late Anthony Santoro, and sister of the late Felix and Anthony Lieggi. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Anthony S. and Julia Santoro, daughters Nancy Santoro and Elsa Marie Santoro, granddaughters Kia C. Santoro and Gillian M. Carr, and brother and sister-in-law Ennio and Gina Lieggi.

Visitation will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018 from 4-7pm at The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Ave. Princeton, NJ 08542. Funeral will be on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 10am at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am at St. Paul’s Church, 216 Nassau St. Princeton, NJ. Burial will follow in Princeton Cemetery.