Joan Thaler, 80, of Warren, NJ passed away peacefully at home on November 24, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. Joan was born in Jersey City and raised in Bayonne. She worked for Exxon Corporation, Georgia Kaolin Corporation and retired from Schering Plough Corporation. Joan loved spending time with her friends and family, traveling and shopping.
She is predeceased by her parents, John and Mary Kavula, brother John S. Kavula and twin sister Janet Connors. Joan is survived by her husband Phillip, daughter Lori Ostenfeld of Madison, son Chris and his wife Peggy Ostenfeld of Bayonne, grandchildren Christopher and Kyle Ostenfeld of Springfield, and nieces and nephews.