GARFIELD, N.J. -- Christine Garfield, a resident of Garfield, died Tuesday, Feb.23. She was 105.
Before retiring, she was a teacher in the Lodi school district. She received her bachelor’s degree from Paterson Normal School and was a parishioner of Most Holy Name R.C. in Garfield.
She is survived by son Paul J. Griffo and wife Marie T. of Rutherford, Anthony Griffo and wife Joanne of North Haledon and Joan Banez and husband Michael Gall of Garfield; and grandchildren Peter, Joseph and Juliana Griffo.
She was predeceased by her husband Paul A. Griffo; and several brothers and sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral at 9 a.m. Saturday at Santangelo Funeral Home, 300 N. Main St., Lodi, then to Most Holy Name R.C. Church for a 10 a.m. funeral Mass. Interment will be at St. Nicholas Cemetery, Lodi.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.