Maria (Ferrucci) Giannascoli, 65, of Vineland passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016 at home with her family. Maria was born on December 15, 1950 and was a lifelong resident of the Vineland area. She spent her early years growing up in Piney Hollow and attended Delsea Regional High School, Class of 1969. She passed, with her husband, Brian Giannascoli and family by her side after a valiant battle with cancer.
       Maria married Brian Giannascoli in 1982. She spent the first several years of her marriage as a full time Mom to her daughter Yola while running her business “Garden, Grove, West Nursery” with her husband. She later started her own business “A Lady’s Touch Landscaping” designing and installing landscapes in collaboration with her family’s farm “A Ferrucci & Son Nursery”. 
     Maria is survived by her husband Brian of 35 years; daughter, Yola; son, Danny; step son, Gregory (YukYoung); grandson, Noah; brother, Anthony (Christine); sister, Annette (Michael) DiGiorgio; mother-in-law, Adeline; sister-in-law Karen (Edward) Giles; brother-in-law David; sister-in-law Denise (Dennis) Link, sister-in-law Lisa (Michael) Spear; god daughters Emari and Alexandra; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Services were held on Monday, Dec. 12th at St. Isidore the Farmer Church, Vineland.