GARFIELD, N.J. -- Pamela G. (Quinlan) Puerto, 65, of Garfield, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2016.
Born in New York City and raised in Union City, she resided in North Bergen prior to settling in Garfield a few years ago.
She was a parishioner of St. Anne RC Church in Jersey City. An avid lover of all animals, especially her dog Lilee, Puerto will be remembered best for her love of family and friends, especially her grandchildren. She was employed as a receptionist with Ark Management Corp in North Bergen for 10 years prior to being employed with Taranto Bus Company in Englewood as a bus operator for 27 years.
She was the mother of Richard Puerto and wife Jennifer and Anthony, Michael, Mark and Benny Inzinna; grandmother of Rickey Jr, Alex, Evan and Quinn; sister of Barbara Toranto, Carol Inzinna and Kenneth Quinlan and the late Richard and Stephen Quinlan. She also is survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 3-8 p.m. Sunday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn. A funeral Mass is planned for 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Anne R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne Street, Fair Lawn. Cremation will be private.