Eva M. (Slagus) Francis, 88, of Iselin died on Friday, March 29, 2013 in JFK Medical Center in Edison.
Eva was born in Scranton, PA to the late John and Mildred Slagus. She had lived in Jersey City before residing in Iselin for the past 54 years.
Eva was a communicant of St. Cecelia's RC Church in Iselin and was an avid reader who enjoyed sewing.
Eva is predeceased by her husband, Frank E. Francis; her son, Robert Francis and her siblings.
She is survived by her 5 sons, Edward Francis of Iselin; Walter Francis and his wife Kym of Avenel; George and his wife Pam of Edison, John and his wife Christine of Vermont, Thomas and his wife Phyllis Ann of Manalapan and daughter -in-law, Catherine Francis of South River; 13 grandchildren, George, Maria Genevieve, Melanie, Carissa, Edward, Lauren, Thomas, Vincent, Elaina, Joyanna, Mary Bridget, Adrianna and Nicholas.
The funeral will be held on Wednesday, April 3rd at 9:30 am from the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 1225 Green Street & Cooper Avenue, Iselin followed by a 10 am Mass of Resurrection at St. Cecelia's RC Church, Iselin. Entombment will be in Woodbridge Memorial Garden. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm.