Gina Sarmiento

gina sarmiento

June 6, 1962 ~ June 18, 2020

Gina Sarmiento, nee: Albanese, 58, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2020. Born in Weehawken, NJ, and raised in Palisades Park where she spent most of her life, until retiring in Naples, Florida.
Beloved wife of James Sarmiento. Devoted mother of Dayna Merino and her husband Bryan, and her son James Michael Sarmiento. Loving grandmother of Jace, Ava, and Lucas. Cherished daughter to Michael Albanese Sr., and Thoma Albanese. Dear sister of Michael Frank Albanese and his wife Denise, and Linda Parent and her late husband Norman. Loving aunt to all of her nieces and nephews.
She had a vivacious way of viewing life. Her life was a living example of her favorite saying “One Day At A Time”.

The family will receive their friends on Thursday 10:30 – 12:00 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library". The funeral will leave Thursday at 12:00 PM for the celebration of her funeral mass in St. Michael's R.C. Church at 12:30 PM. For condolences, directions, or information call (201) 944-0100 or


Mass: June 25, 2020 12:30 pm

St. Michael R.C. Church
19 E. Central Blvd
Palisades Park, NJ 07650

Visitation at Funeral Home: June 25, 2020 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Final Resting Place: June 25, 2020 1:45 pm

George Washington Memorial Park.
Paramus & Century Roads
Paramus, NJ 07653-0021

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  1. Jim and family, so sorry to hear about your loss. Gina was a bright and fun loving woman. I remember her well. We go back many years,remembering when she came in and asked if we needed help at the pharmacy, and that's when we hired Dayna. She will be missed. RIP Gina. Frankie and the staff at Richards Pharmacy

  2. I am so sad to hear of the passing of Gina. I went to High School with Gina and we were close friends for a couple of years. I will always remember her beautiful smile and laugh. We had a lot of fun and happy times together. I am truly sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all her family, friends and loved ones. Rest In Peace Gina. You will surely be missed. Lori O.

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