Antonietta Posillico Iadevaia

Mrs. Iadevaia, 89, of Ellicott City, Md., died Oct. 12, 2008, at home. She resided in South River, Monroe Township, and Naples, Fla., prior to relocating to Ellicott City. She co-founded and owned Tom Iadevaia & Son Nursery, Monroe Township, for 37 years, retiring in 1993. She was predeceased by a son, Michael Iadevaia; a brother, Antonio Posillico; and two sisters, Michelina Zaino and Carmela Vigliotta. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Tommaso; a son and daughter-in-law, Vincent and Anna of Monroe Township; a daughter and son-in-law, Rosa and Andrew Thierer of Ellicott City; a daughter-in-law, Rosa Iadevaia; two sisters, Caterina Stasi of Matawan, and Giuseppina Stasi of Treviso, Italy; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Arrangements were by M. David DeMarco Funeral Home, Monroe Township. A funeral liturgy was celebrated at St. James the Less Roman Catholic Church, Jamesburg. Interment was at Holy Cross Burial Park, South Brunswick.