Christine Riozzi Burgado, 64, of Long Branch passed away peacefully on June 20, 2021.
She was predeceased by her father Louis Riozzi and stepfather John Caldwell. Christine affectionately known as “Chi-Chi” leaves to cherish her memory the love of her life of 41 years her husband Jerry and her furbaby Armani. Her mother Eloise Caldwell, brother Louis Riozzi (Kim), sisters Ellie Cintron (Ralph), and Maureen Ewing. Her nephews Ralph Cintron (Lydia), Tony Ewing (Lauren), and Antonio Riozzi. Her nieces Michele Ewing (Sharif), Andrea Cintron (Michael), and Vanessa Valenzuela (Elvi) and many great-nieces and nephews as well as a host of aunts, uncles and cousins who she loved dearly.
Christine loved trips to the Amish country in Pennsylvania, cooking holiday meals for friends and family, decorating her home, and the Yankees. But most of all, she loved her family. Christine’s absence will be felt by all of those who had the pleasure of knowing and loving her.