Grace Festa (nee Androccio), 94, of Seaside Park, formerly of Verona, passed away on Wednesday September 12, 2018. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday September 17th at 1pm at Our Lady of the Lake church in Verona, entombment at Mount Hebron Cemetery in Upper Montclair. Visiting hours will be Monday morning from 10am – 12 pm at Caggiano Memorial Home, 62 Grove St, Montclair. Caggianomemorial.com
Grace worked at the A&P in Cedar Grove as a meat packer, and at the Fuller Brush Factory. She loved being with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and enjoyed traveling, dancing and music.
She is survived by her children, Albert Festa of Bushkill, NY, Barbara “Bobi” Flynn and her husband Timothy from Newfane, VT, and Nina Mourillon and her husband Tony of Irvington, NJ, and by her grandchildren, Michael Flynn, Kristina Wright, Ginger Festa, and Todd Festa, and by her great grandchildren, Jax Flynn, Grace Marie Wright, and Ruth Rose Wright, and was predeceased by her husband of 48 years, Albert L. Festa, in 1995, and by her siblings Marie Maffei, Vito, Anthony, Joseph and Gennaro Androccio.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to AWSOM, www.awsomanimals.org, or to Visiting Nurses Association Hospice 23 Main Street, Suite D1. Holmdel, NJ 07733 www.vnahg.org