A funeral mass was offered Aug. 7 at St. Aloysius Church, Jersey City, for Matteo Padovano, 75, of Jersey City. He passed away Aug. 2. Matteo was born in S. Arsenio, Salerno, Italy and immigrated to Jersey City in 1971. Matteo was the brother of Rosa and the late Arsenio, Antonio Padovano and Anna Ingrassia; son of the late Salvatore and Angela (nee Pandolfo); brother-in-law of Carmela Padovano, Lucio Croce and the late Ciro Ingrassia; uncle of Angela Ingrassia and husband Michael Cervone, Josephine Ingrassia Bragg and husband Jerry, Iggy Ingrassia and wife Milissa, Angela and Luisa Padovano, Alessandro and Luisa Croce; great-uncle of Nicholas and Lea Bragg, Ciro Gino and Rocco Ingrassia; Also survived by long time companion Anna Zuffanti, her daughter Donna Zuffanti Frasco, many cousins and friends. Services arranged by the Riotto Funeral Home, Jersey City.