EDISON, NJ - Frances Jane Geoghan died at home on, Monday October 26, 2015 surrounded by her loved ones. She was 83 years old.
Born in Jersey City she grew up in Newark , residing in Edison for the past 63 years. She worked for Rubberset Brush Co. in Newark for 17 years, where she met her husband, then at Garden State Clothing in Keasby until she retired.
She was a longtime member of St. Matthew's RC Church in Edison. In retirement she enjoyed spending time with her granddaughters, following them in their sports and dancing activities.
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Frances was predeceased by her parents, Alexander Karas and Marion Gorski, step-father, Stanley Gorski, her sisters, Eleanor Restine, Marion Pallotti, and Elizabeth Pintozzi. Her brother-in-laws and their wives Reney and Jo Nunn, Chuck and Carol Geoghan, Jack and Lillian Geoghan.
She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Wilfred (Wimpy), her son Wilfred (Willie) and his wife Sandy, granddaughters Melissa Geoghan and Amanda Novick, her husband Adam and her great-granddaughter, Harper Jane Novick. In addition she is survived by her sisters Stella Triano and Blanche Vannucci, her brothers Alexander Karas and Stanley Gorski,and brother-in-laws Larry Vannucci, Charles Pallotti and Clem Restine, as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Services will be held on Friday, October 30, 2015 at 8:45 AM from the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen, followed by a 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Matthew's RC Church, interment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia
Visitation is Thursday from 4-8 pm.
In lieu of flowers please donate to JFK Hospice, 65 James St., Edison NJ 08820.