Josephine Vartan

March 23, 2011

Vartan, Josephine Obituary

Josephine (nee Goolgasian) Vartan of East Rutherford, formally of Kearny and North Arlington passed away March 23, 2011 at Prospect Heights in Hackensack. She was 98 and a half.

Beloved wife of the late Richard (1991). Loving mother of Richard R. Vartan and his wife Virginia and Leo R. Vartan and his wife Deborah. Loving grandmother of Paula Presto and her husband Mark, Lynda Marinello and her husband Christopher, Michelle Novis and her husband Ronald, Nicole DePreda and her husband James, Lee and Adam Vartan. Loving great grandmother to Christopher and Alaina Marinello, David Novis, Nicholas, Anthony and Jenna Presto, Gianna and Mia Rose DePreda.

Josephine was born and raised in Providence Rhode Island came to Kearny and worked with her husband in their Dry Cleaning businesses both in Kearny and Harrison, she also owned and operated a womans clothing store.

Visiting at the Wilfred Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Dr. Kearny (map, directions) on Sunday from 2 until 6 pm. Service will be on Monday in the Holy Cross Cemetery (map, directions) Chaple Mausoleum at 11 am.

In lieu of flowers kindly make donations to your own favorite charity. 

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