Janice Firestone, 50, of Edison, passed away Friday, January 9, 2015, at RWJ University Hospital, New Brunswick.
Born in Plainfield, she was a lifelong resident of Edison and was a Class of 1982 graduate of JP Stevens High School.
She was a Fraud Investigator for Prudential.
She was the Secretary and Board Member for the Metuchen/Edison Greenway. She loved to garden and spending time at the beach.
Janice is predeceased by her husband Michael Firestone (d.2013) and her parents, Walter and Louise Stochel.
Surviving are her children, Melissa Casale of Edison and Michael Firestone of Edison; her brothers, Walter Stochel of Edison and Douglas Stochel and his wife Martha of Cranford; her sister-in-law Susan Buckelew and her husband Joe of East Brunswick; two nieces Anne and Katherine; two nephews, Joey and Brian and her beloved dog Bandit.
A Memorial visitation will take place Wednesday, January 14, 2015 from 4-8pm at Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave. (Rt.27) (costello-runyon.com).