Joan M. Ferrante
Somerset, NJ - Joan M. (Schwindinger) Ferrante, 78, died peacefully at the Willow Creek Rehab & Care Center in Somerset on Thursday, January 8, 2009. Born in Elizabeth, she was raised in Rahway and resided in South Plainfield before moving to the care center two years ago.
Devoted to her family, Joan was a homemaker and a member of Sacred Heart RC Church in South Plainfield.
She is predeceased by her husband Felix who died in 2007.
Surviving are her children; Susan Anderson and her husband Paul of Hillsborough and Robert Ferrante and his wife Rachael of Howell. She also leaves behind her four grandchildren; Kara, Kelly, Ryan and Mark.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 14, 2009 beginning 9:30 AM in the McCriskin-Gustafson Home for Funerals, 2425 Plainfield Avenue, South Plainfield, NJ 07080 followed by a 10:00 AM funeral mass at Sacred Heart RC Church in South Plainfield.
Cremation will be held private.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2009 from 4-8 PM.