Dorothy M. Cieslarczyk, 91, of Highland Park, formerly of Carteret and Lavallette (West Point Island), died on Monday, December 17, 2018 at Parker at Stonegate.
Born in Perth Amboy she had resided in Carteret and Lavallette before moving to Highland Park.
Dorothy was assistant treasurer at United Roosevelt Savings in Carteret, before her retirement in 1989. Dorothy was a communicant of St. Joseph RC Church in Carteret and Padre Pio RC Church in Lavallette. She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America, Columbiettes of the Knights of Columbus and the Lavallette Senior Citizens.
She was predeceased by her husband John J. Sr. in 1998, a son John J. “Jack” Jr. and a daughter June A. Zabel both in 2008.
Surviving are her daughter Joan Shymanski and her husband Nicholas; four grandsons Michael Shymanski and his wife Amanda, Daniel Shymanski and his wife Tara, Mark Zabel Jr. and Gregory Zabel; a daughter-in-law Cathy Volker and a son-in-law Mark Zabel Sr.
Services will take place on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 8:45 from the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen, followed by a 9:30 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Matthew’s RC Church in Edison, interment will follow at St. Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia. Visitation is Wednesday from 4-8 PM.
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