Margaret M. Vezza, of Springfield, passed away on September 24, 2018. Margaret was the President of Margot Associates, Inc, a broker for raw materials used in computer, automotive and aerospace components with international sales to France, Germany and Japan, from 1986-2006. She was a member of UNICO National Organization, Springfield Chapter; elected member of Springfield Union County Committee; and Center for Italian-American Culture, Inc. She was past president of St. James Seniors Club, and a long standing member of the Springfield Senior Citizens. She was also a dedicated homemaker, gourmet cook, avid gardener and reader.
Margaret was the daughter of the late Catherine and Vincent Messina. She was the sister of Ninfina Darnell and Antionette Messina. She is survived by her son Gerard A. Vezza and his wife Diane S. of Madison; daughter Kathleen L. Vezza of New Providence; grandchildren Julianna S. Vezza, Alexander G. Vezza; nephew Gregory Kaiser; niece Paula Asher; and many cousins and friends.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:30am at St. James the Apostle Church, 45 S. Springfield Avenue in Springfield. Entombment will follow at St. Teresa Cemetery, Summit. There will be a visitation on Thursday from 4-8pm at the Wm. A. Bradley & Son Funeral Home, 345 Main Street in Chatham. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Margaret may be made to the American Heart Association.