Rosa “Pat” Errico, 94, of Far Hills and Short Hills, New Jersey, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2013.
Born in Birkenhead, England, Pat was raised in Argentina. She has also lived in Madrid, Spain, Johannesburg, South Africa and Baja, California in addition to being a New Jersey resident for many years.
Pat was the owner and director of the American College of Cosmetology in Morristown, New Jersey. She was also the Executive Assistant at Agar, Inc., her husband’s importing business in Far Hills. Pat was a member of the Daughters of the British Empire (DBE), acting at one time as chapter President, the Alliance Francais, and International Women’s Club. Pat loved gardening and extensive world travel. A lover of animals, she was also proud to support many animal charities over the years.
Predeceased by her husband Angelo J. Errico, Pat is survived by her daughter Maureen Errico and her fiancee Gary Sidell, son Robert C. Errico and his wife Corinne, and daughter Denise Duffy and her husband Larry; grandchildren Rosemarie Miskowicz and her husband Christopher, Andrew Errico and his wife Sarah Schwartz, Daniel J. Errico, Joan Mody and her husband Neil, Brendan Duffy and his wife Galen and Ryan Duffy and his wife Amy. Pat is also survived by her 9 great grandchildren.
There will be a visitation on Wednesday from 4-8pm at the Bradley Smith & Smith Funeral Home 415 Morris Ave., Springfield. Cremation will be private. For more info, visit www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hunterdon County ASPCA Animal Shelter, 576 Stamets Rd., Milford, NJ 08848.