Jessica Marie Buscaino, 33, of Summit, N.J. passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Morristown Medical Center, following a brief illness.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation on Friday, April 19th from 5-9 PM at Paul Ippolito Summit Memorial, 7 Summit Ave, Summit, N.J. The funeral will be held on Saturday, April 20th in the funeral home, gathering to begin at 9 AM with the service to be held at 9:30 AM. Interment will be private. Please visit ippolitofuneralhomes.com for additional information and to send condolences.

Jessica was born on Good Friday, March 28, 1986. She was a lifelong resident of Summit, N.J. and a graduate of Summit High School class of 2004. She later attended Union County College. Jessie loved with her whole heart.  She loved her friends, coworkers, the children she cared for at Sproutlings Childcare Center in New Providence, the Backstreet Boys, reality TV, any and all things leopard print, and especially fishing with Dave and his father.  Most of all, she loved her family.  She was always supporting everyone, more often than not, shedding tears of joy and smiles of laughter and love.

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Jessica is survived by her devoted parents: Kim (nee Bales) and John Buscaino, grandmother, Mary D. Buscaino, grandfather, Dr. Erv Bales, dear brother, Jonathan (Kerry) Buscaino, and her beloved fiancé David Hemmerly who she was engaged to on Christmas day. Jessica is also survived by her aunts and uncles: Frank (Kathie) Buscaino, Steve (Judy) Bales and Karen (Gary) Kastenbaum. She was the cherished cousin of Kelly (Christian) Triggiano, Michelle (Mike) Russo, Allyson Bales, Elizabeth (Mike) Gerheiser, Emily Bales, Connor Kastenbaum and Taylor Kastenbaum. Jessica was predeceased by her grandmother, Julie Bales and grandfather, Frank B. Buscaino Sr.

In lieu of flowers donations in her memory to Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad, P.O. Box 234, Summit, NJ 07902 would be greatly appreciated.