Family and friends of Mary “Mama” Valastro” — the mother of “Cake Boss” star Buddy Valastro — said their final goodbyes today to the beloved matriarch of Hoboken’s most famous bakery.
Mary Valastro, 69, who often appeared on the hit TLC show about the family-owned bakeshop, died Thursday after a five-year battle with ALS.
Family and friends gathered today at St. Joseph’s Church on Pavonia Avenue in Jersey City for a funeral Mass.
“Her battle with ALS has ended, she is no longer suffering and I hope she’s dancing to ‘I Will Survive’ with my dad right now,” Valastro wrote …read more
Source: NJ.com Hudson