Joan Theresa (Snee) Fresco, 81, passed away peacefully on Saturday May 7th, 2022, surrounded by her loving family.
Born May 2, 1941; she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Eleanor Snee. Joan was predeceased by her son James Fresco and brother Raymond Snee. Survivors include beloved husband James Anthony Fresco; daughters Judith Fresco-Camb (husband Jerry) and Jacqueline Dente (husband Frank); son Joseph R. Fresco (wife Robin); grandsons Robert Vidal (wife Juliana), Joseph J. Fresco (fiancé Miranda), and Frank Dente, Jr. (girlfriend Gianna); sole granddaughter Jerianna Camb; and great-grandchildren Liv and Maverick Vidal. She is also survived by her brother Michael Snee, sisters Diane Snee and Kathy Hubbard (husband Robert) along with many loving nieces and nephews.
Joan touched the lives of all that knew her. She was a life-long resident of the Ironbound section of Newark, New Jersey and was a devout Roman Catholic. She worked with Judith Devino for many years at 60 Park Place (Newark) and later at The Law Offices of Robert J. DeGroot and Oleg Nekritin (Newark), whom were like family to her.
Funeral is from the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Thursday May 12 at 8:30 AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Newark at 10:30 AM. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum in North Arlington. Friends and family will be received on Wednesday, May 11th from 3-8pm at the funeral home.