Maria was a School Counselor for San Diego Unified School District, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital, as well as a Yoga instructor at Soul of Yoga Studio in Encinitas, CA. Maria was a compassionate and positive person who was dedicated to a life of service to others. She was spiritual and her faith was important to her. In her free time, Maria loved practicing yoga, going to the beach, gardening, creating art, all things music, playing cards, helping her family and friends and caring for her pets. She was an exceptional Italian cook and loved to entertain her loved ones in her beautiful home in Carlsbad.
Maria is survived by her beloved husband David E. Streib. Cherished sister of Rita (Anthony) Russo, Theresa (Stephan) LaRocco, William Serritella Jr., Angela Serritella, and Greg (Lisa) Streib. Devoted Aunt of Louis LaRocco, Gina (Ben) Carstens, Anna (Robert) Rippe, Anthony Russo, Jr., Abigail LaRocco, Sydney Serritella, Natalie Serritella, and Laura Caitlin Streib.
Dear niece of Rosalie and Marino Cecchi and Joseph Serritella. Fond cousin of Marino (Kim) Cecchi, David (Colleen) Cecchi, Carla (Ronald) Schroeder, and Gina Cecchi.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Margareta and William J. Serritella, Sr. and Kathleen and Donald Streib.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at St. John the Evangelist, 1001 Encinitas Blvd, Encinitas. The Rosary will be prayed at 9:30am (optional). Funeral mass at 10:00am.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) San Diego, Self Realization Fellowship or St. John School (Encinitas).
www.namisandiego.org, , www.saintjohnschool.com
Saint John School 760-753-2888
Self Realization Fellowship: 760-753-1811
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.encinitaschapel.com for the Serritella Streib family.