Maria Ann Gregov

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May 20, 1958 ~ March 14, 2021

Maria Gregov a resident of Fort Lee, New Jersey, died unexpectedly on March 14, 2021 at the age of 62.

Maria Ann Balsamo Gregov was born May 20,1958 in New York, New York. She was raised in Hells Kitchen and graduated from the Art and Design High School in 1976

In 1981 Maria married her long time love Mario Gregov and has been happily married for 39 years.

Maria gave birth to her only child Vincent “Vinny” in 1989. Vinny was and will always be the most important part of her life.

Maria and her husband owned “Deli on the Cliffs” in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey for 10 years. Maria loved to cook and made sure everyone that ate at her deli knew that her food was made with love. Maria was a compassionate spirit whose passion was caring for others.

Maria was an avid dog lover. Her dogs Cody, Max and Daisy meant the world to her. She made sure that every second of the day that her dogs were well taken care of.

Maria is survived by her husband Mario, her son Vinny, her mother Rose Balsamo, her Aunts Sally and Mary Lettieri and her many beautiful cousins.

Funeral arrangements for our beloved Maria Gregov…The family will receive their friends on Friday 3:00 – 7:00 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library". The funeral will leave Saturday at 10:30 AM for the celebration of her funeral mass in The Main Madonna R.C. Church at 11:00 AM. For condolences, directions, or information please call (201) 944-0100 or


Mass: March 20, 2021 11:00 am

Madonna R.C. Church
Across the Street From Funeral Home
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation at Funeral Home: March 19, 2021 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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

Final Resting Place: March 20, 2021 11:45 am

Madonna Mausoleum
2070 Hoefleys Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. I will miss you more then you know and you are missed already. I loved being your friend but I know your spirit was a powerful one. I am so happy we were friends for a short time. Well it felt so short to me. I hope your spirit is around us as I know it will be. May you Rest In Peace Maria. Watch over us in this crazy world.

  2. My Sweet Dear Friend Maria. How I miss you. We had a special friendship of 24 years; so many memories that I will treasure forever. I’m so heart broken
    May you fly with the Angels.
    Until we see each other again
    I love you so much Maria. Always & Forever

  3. Ed and I, susan. Send our heartfelt prayers for your loss. Maria was a happy, thoughtful woman
    Anyone who has that wonderful life. Becomes an angel. She will be watching over you

    We’re very sad to hear this

  4. Maria was a beautiful soul and I was blessed to be a part of her family. May she rest in the arms of the angels❤️
    Donna Lepore

  5. May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get your family through the days ahead. My most sincere condolences.

    Lynn Ali

  6. Maria, I will miss you so much.
    We will meet as promised.
    God bless you in your new home with Jesus Christ.
    You will always be cherished in my memory
    Angel Fran
    Franca D'Angelo

  7. You may have lost a love but you will never lose the love for her. She will always remain in our hearts.

  8. You will be dearly missed. I will never forget the tarot reading you gave me back when I was in High School.

  9. Rosie, So sorry for your loss. Your daughter was a beautiful light in this world and we know how much you loved each other. A million hugs love always Amy Marquez and Alice Henningsen.

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