Theresa Narkiewicz, nee Maccagnano, passed away on April 13, 2013 in Union, NJ. She was 82 years old.
Born on March 20, 1931 in Newark, NJ, Theresa graduated from West Side High School and was employed and retired from New Jersey Bell (Verizon). Aside from being an AVID Yankees fan, she was a lifelong member of Cooperstown Hall of Fame, where she visited yearly. She was also a member of the VFW Michael Kelly Post Auxiliary #2433. Theresa was a faithful monthly visitor to the Salesian Sisters Convent, where she participated in the “Adopt a Nun” program many years ago. Her adopted Sister was Sister Antonia, who turned 100 in April of this year. Theresa’s visits and delicious treats will be missed.
Theresa is survived by her daughter, Joanne Narkiewicz, granddaughters Margot Munford and Marion Munford, grandson Matthew Munford, and great grandchildren, Jason (8) and Luis (3), all of Trenton, NJ. She also leaves behind many friends and acquaintances who will truly miss her and her willingness to help others.
Friends and family are invited to a visitation for Theresa on Wednesday, May 8 from 10:00-11:00am at the Bradley, Haeberle & Barth Funeral Home, 1100 Pine Avenue in Union. A Funeral Service will take place at 11:00am following the visitation and interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover. In lieu of flowers, donations in Theresa’s memory may be made to the Salesian Sisters, c/o Sr. Mary, 659 Belmont Avenue, North Haledon, NJ, 07508.