Mary Ellen Brockschmidt, 65, of Bogota, NJ was born on July 14, 1956 and passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 13, 2022. She was predeceased by her parents, Helen and John O’Leary. Devoted wife of Harry Brockschmidt of 39 years. Beloved mother of Jessica Brockschmidt and Michael Polito Jr. Loving grandmother of Brayden Reinhardt. Cherished Sister of Richard, John, Theresa, and Jean. Dear Aunt to Alyssa, Christopher, Brian and Kaitlyn. The family will receive friends from 1pm-3pm and 5pm-7pm on Sunday July 17, 2022 at Petrik Funeral Home, 140 Palisade Avenue, Bogota, NJ. All will meet at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, 115 Ft. Lee Road, Bogota, NJ on Monday at 10:45 AM for the Funeral Mass at 11am. In lieu of flowers please consider a generous donation to the ASPCA Foundation in Mary’s name.