Nicole Marie Bartolino, 36, of Beachwood, passed peacefully away on Saturday at Community Medical Center, Toms River surrounded by her family.
Everyday Nicole showed others what is truly important in life and by doing so touched so many people’ s lives. Throughout her life she was courageous and a “fighter” through her many battles. But with all her struggles Nicole was a guardian angel for so many.
Nicole was the daughter of Dorothy Reitz Bartolino and William Bartolino, sister of Brooke Bartolino Yarnel and sister-in-law of Adam Yarnal, and aunt to Tanner and Lyla Yarnal. She was also loved by many aunts, uncles, extended family friends and caregivers that loved her unconditionally throughout her life.
Nicole was predeceased by her grandparents, Hazel and William Reitz and Nicholas and Rose Bartolino.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday at 11 am at the Church of St. Ann, 1253 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, NJ. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 AM in the daily chapel at the church.
Memorial contributions in Nicole’s name would be preferred by the family and may be made to LADACIN Network Inc., 1100 Airport Road, Lakewood NJ 08701 www.ladacin.org or to Developmental Disability Health Partners, 1285 Broad St., Bloomfield, NJ 07003.