Jean A. Rechko, 92, of Iselin, died on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Parker at McCarrick Nursing Home, Somerset.
Born in Dickson City, PA, she moved to Newark in 1943, and then Iselin in 1956. She was a member of St. Cecelia's RC Church in Iselin, where she also belonged to the Altar Rosary Society. She was a member and past president of the Auxiliary for the VFW. She worked for many years as a waitress for Colonia Country Club.
She is predeceased by her husband, Walter in 2011; and 3 brothers, Chester, Martin, & Francis.
She is survived by her children, Thomas of Rahway, and Joyce Silverman and her husband Randy of Edison; 3 grandchildren, Matthew Silverman and his wife Kelly, Jessica Silverman, and Victoria Silverman; and 2 great-grandchildren, Joey and Gemma Silverman.
The funeral will take place on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 9:30 AM from Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 1225 Green St. & Cooper Ave. Iselin, followed by a 10:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Cecelia's RC Church, Iselin. Entombment is in St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
Visitation will be Monday 4-8pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital (stjude.org)