Malenzi, Bernadette K. age 69 of Totowa at rest in Hackensack on December 25, 2020. Loving sister of James Malenzi of Totowa. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Born in Paterson, she lived in Totowa most of her life. She was a Representative for the Social Security Administration, New York, NY. for many years before retiring in 2001. Bernadette was a parishioner of St. James R.C. Church, Totowa. She was an excellent cook. She enjoyed Atlantic City and was an avid N.Y. Yankee fan. She also enjoyed doing crafts and attending craft shows. She also enjoyed tending to her vegetable garden. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd., Totowa, on Saturday, Jan. 2 at 11:00 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at St. James R.C. Church, Totowa at 11:30 AM. Interment at Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa. Friends may visit Saturday from 9:00 - 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be appreciated. For more information, go to www.festamemorial.com.