Former Owner of Edison Collison, Patricia Terranova, Dies at 73


EDISON, NJ - Patricia Mary Terranova, 73, of Edison, entered into eternal rest Thursday, January 29, 2015, at Care One in Raritan Bay Medical Center. She was born in Newark, and lived in Irvington before moving to Edison 35 years ago.

Patricia retired in 2008 as Owner of Edison Collision in Edison and enjoyed her trips to Atlantic City and was an avid poker player.

She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas M. Terranova, in 2000.

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Patricia is survived by her children: Tammy A. Sepulveda of Old Bridge, Thomas Terranova Jr. and his wife Theresa of Monroe, Rocco P. Terranova and his wife Paula of Franklin Park, and Patrice A. Raspa and her husband Antonio of Monroe. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Mark, Matthew, Jessica, Patricia, Melissa, Carliann, Nicholas, Samantha, Ashley, and Angelina; her brother, Ronnie Medeiros and his wife Bonnie of Manahawkin; her sister-in-law, Stephanie Battaglini of Bricktown; and her beloved dog, Baby.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 2, 2015, at 10 a.m. at the Flynn and Son Funeral Home, 23 Ford Avenue, Fords, followed by a 10:30 a.m. Funeral Liturgy at Our Lady of Peace RC Church. Entombment will follow in St. Gertrude Mausoleum. Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 31, 2015, from 6 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, February 1, 2015, from 1 to 5 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions are requested to the ASPCA.

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