Augusta L. St. John, 107, of Edison died on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at her home.
Born in New York City, she resided in Perth Amboy, before moving to Edison 53 years ago.
She had been a saleswoman at Lerner and Reynolds Stores in Perth Amboy. She was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral in Metuchen; and was formerly a member of Edison AARP, Metuchen Garden Club, Edison Senior Citizens, the JFK Medical Center Auxiliary and The Perth Amboy Lioness Club. Gussie had volunteered with The Deborah Heart and Lung Hospital and was a Poll worker with the Edison Election Board.
Her husband Robert F.. St. John died in 1952, her daughter Maragaret M. Zanzalari died in 2011,. Surviving are her son-in-law Dr. J. Henry Zanzalari; a nephew Mark Lieber; three nieces Marilyn Morris, Ruth Nichkola and Fern Heffers.
A Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 10:15 AM St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral. Interment will be at St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to JFK Medical Auxiliary 80 James St. Edison, NJ 08820.