Gloria M. Elenio

Gloria M. Elenio (nee Suriano), 85, of Norwood, formerly of Ridgefield and Hells Kitchen, NY, passed away on Saturday, June 30, 2018. Beloved wife of Paul J. Elenio. Devoted mother of Nancy Conforti and husband Thomas of Emerson, Paul F. Elenio and wife Deborah of Hasbrouck Heights and Frank Elenio and wife Rose of Ridgefield. Cherished grandmother of Bryan (Lisa), Daniel, Emily and Frank and great-grandmother of Logan James.

Gloria was a registrar for Borough of Ridgefield for many years. She was also a crossing guard and police matron in addition to being active in the recreation department. In retirement Gloria enjoyed time spent at the Norwood Senior Center and served as secretary.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday 10 AM at St. Anthony’s RC Church, Northvale with entombment to follow at Madonna Mausoleum, Fort Lee. Visiting hours are Monday 4-8 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Ave, Northvale (201-767-3050).

In lieu of flowers, donations in Gloria’s memory to the Norwood EMS, 496 Broadway, Norwood, NJ 07648 would be greatly appreciated.


  1. Deepest sympathy to the Elenio/Conforti families. She was a wonderful woman and left beautiful
    memories. Going to miss our “Aunt Gloria” .
    Enzina, Vincent,
    Carmelo & Paolo

  2. George meglio :

    Always gracious and i will never forget friday night calzones in ridgefield home.

  3. Joseph Cariddi :

    May you find comfort in your many fond memories of your loved one. May she Rest In Peace. The Cariddi family.

  4. Eileen and warren Hodges :

    My condolences. I have fond memories of your mom. She love her family and was a very funny lady. She will be missed

  5. Jeff Moeller :

    Nancy and Tom,

    Pleas accept my deepest condolences for the passing of your mother and mother-in-law.

  6. Robin Daghlian-Curasco :

    As a kid, I remember Mrs E, in your ambulance uniform, so strong, full of conviction, knowledge and laughter. I thought you were so cool! And the meatballs and sauce…oh the meatballs and sauce!! My love and prayers to your family, Mrs. E. Rest in peace, you will be sorely missed by all of us in Ridgefield.

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