GARFIELD, N.J. -- Giovanna (Montalbano) Castelbuono of Garfield, died on Jan 28. She was 85.
Born in Sicily-Italy, she lived there for 17 years going to Argentina for 20 years before emigrating to the U.S. in 1969 living in Garfield the past 48 years. She was a seamstress for many years before retiring.
Loving mother of Fred Castelbuono and wife Lori, and Rosalie Latona, dear sister of Lina DiMartino and Florencia Aresi, cherished grandmother of Patricia, Daniela, Gino, Victoria, and Brielle, and great-grandmother of Aden, Brian, Michael, and Gianni.
Visiting is on Tuesday 4-8 p.m. at Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield. Service is on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at the funeral home. Interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Saddle Brook.
In lieu of flowers the family is accepting donations for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.