Shirley Maddaluna

Obituary of Shirley A Maddaluna

Shirley Sterling Maddaluna, 87 of Bernardsville, New Jersey entered into eternal life on January 19, 2023.

Shirley was born and raised in Brooklyn, PA. She moved to New Jersey as a young adult where she met her husband Sam to whom she was married for 56 years.

Shirley was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, affectionately known as “Bobby” to her grandchildren. Shirley’s family was the center of her universe. Her family always came first. She was readily available with a helping hand or words of encouragement whenever it was needed.

In addition to her love of family, she had a passionate love for animals and nature.
She was predeceased by her loving husband Samuel. She is survived by her four children, Michael and his wife Susan, and their children Christina, Michele and Mikey. Richard, and his children Amy and Rich, wife Susan and their daughter Rylin. Sam and his wife Cheryl and their children Ryan, Briana, and Abbey. Sheryl and her children Zachary and Laura. Shirley is also survived by her brother Carl Sterling and sister-in- law Mitzi Sterling.


In lieu of flowers, the family wishes to have donations sent to the Bernardsville First Aid Squad, 118 Minebrook Rd, Bernardsville, NJ 07924

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Shirley Maddaluna, please visit Tribute Store


12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sunday, January 22, 2023
Gallaway & Crane Funeral Home
101 South Finley Avenue
Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States

Funeral Mass

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, January 23, 2023
Church of our Lady of Perpetual Help
111 Claremont Road
Bernardsville, New Jersey, United States


11:30 am - 11:45 am
Monday, January 23, 2023
Holy Cross Cemetery
Mt. Airy Road
Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States
Share Your Memory of