Joanna (Perla) Grieco

September 14, 2019

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Joanna Grieco

      Joanna Grieco (nee Perla) 92 of Union, N.J. passed away on Saturday September 14, 2019,peacefully at home

surrounded by her loving family.

The funeral will be from the Galante Funeral Home 2800 Morris Avenue in Union on Wednesday at 9:45 am..

The funeral Mass will be in St. Michael Church in Union at 10:15 AM.

Entombment will follow in Hollywood Memorial Park also in Union.

Visitattion will be on Wednesday from 8:30 AM - 9: 45 AM. 

Born in Pretare, Italy she came to Newark in 1934, and lived there

until she moved to Union 40 years ago. 

She was a shipping clerk for Durex Corporation In Union for over 30 years retiring 6 years ago.

Joanna was married to her beloved husband Joseph Grieco for 18 years

until he passed away in 1984.

She was the devoted daughter of the late Paola (nee Ciccolini) and the late Rocco Perla.

She is survived by her loving sister Loretta Nole and her husband Vito, 

and predeceased by her late brother Peter Perla,

and her sisters Leonella Valeri, and Esther Galante.

She is also survived by her 10 nieces and nephews and 12 great nieces and great nephews.

In lieu of flowers the family prefers that  

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joanna (Perla) Grieco, please visit our floral store.


September 18, 2019

8:30 AM to 9:45 AM
Galante Funeral Home- Union
2800 Morris Ave
Union, NJ 07083

Funeral Mass
September 18, 2019

10:15 AM
St. Michael Church
1212 Kelly St.
Union, NJ 07083

September 18, 2019

Hollywood Memorial Park
1500 Stuyvesant Ave
Union, NJ 07083


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