Shohreh Shirvani Andresky, beloved mother, 64, of Caldwell, NJ passed away suddenly on November 2nd, 2022 surrounded by her family.
The youngest of five girls, Shohreh was born and raised in Iran before coming to the United States in 1977 on a student visa to attend University of Arizona, then Michigan State University, She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Computer Science / Math from Montclair State University, ultimately earning her master's degree in mathematics education from New Jersey City University. Shohreh was a mathematics professor at Essex County College for 25 years, prior to that she worked as an analyst for SEPTA, in Philadelphia and a staff analyst at the DOT in NYC at the bureau of bridges. Shohreh had a passion for education, always the student and the teacher.
Shohreh lived life to the fullest with simple pleasures, spending time with her family, watching her sons grow, chatting with friends and family, reading, swimming and admiring nature.
Shohreh is survived by her sons, Darian and Gage Andresky, whom she adored, her sisters, Fereshteh Hakimi of Tehran, Iran, Farzaneh Chapman of Glendale, Arizona, Firouzeh Montazem of Nice, France, Shirin Atila of Istanbul, Turkey, her husband William Andresky, her stepchildren, Kara Andresky (Tom) ,
William J. Andresky Jr. (Rachel) and Jamie Napolitano (Erik), her grandchildren Madison Bock, Ayden and Ariana Napolitano, her nieces and nephews and many loving colleagues and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Gholam Reza, her mother, Ezat Rasti and her niece Golnar Montazem.
Visiting hours will be held on Saturday November 19th, 2022, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Caggiano Memorial Home located at 62 Grove Street in Montclair, New Jersey 07042. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mt. Pleasant Animal Shelter at 194 Route 10 East Hanover, NJ 07936.