Maria was born in Eritrea where she spent her
youthful years spent in Asmara and Massaua were
wonderful. These were years when there was no
television or radio so life was lived with great
simplicity close to nature.
to her studies at the Sant'Anna Institute, once
she returned to Italy she found work in Italian
the beginning of the guerrilla warfare caused
by the conflict between Eritrea and Ethiopia
in the 60's, Anna Maria returned to Italy where
she found work in various national firms specializing
in the managing of Personnel affairs. He
worked for 37 years with great diligence, having
managerial positions as "head of personnel"
of large textile companies. First in
Milan and Muggiò, then Rimini and Como
and once again in Muggiò where she then
Maria has lived in Monza for several years.
She has dedicated most of her free time to cultural
activities, in particular to the "Circle
of Artists of Monza and Brianza" of which
she is now Vice President. The Circle is an
important Cultural Association in Monza of which
the Poet Maria Organtini is President.
Maria made her choice in life of not having
her own family, dedicating part of her time
to her parents Augusto and Alma for whom she
has cared with great dedication and love.
also closely follows her Aunt Enrica (her father
Augusto's sister) who today is nearing the venerable
age of a hundred and lives in a home for elderly
people in Milan.
free time is also dedicated to playing cards
in a bridge circle.
has made numerous trips to many parts of the
earth and this experience has made her rather
feel a "Citizen of the World".
Maria passed on in Monza on 16th August 2006.
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