Jill Rehfeld, 55, of Iselin, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2012, New York Presbyterian/ Weill Cornell Medical Center, Manhattan with her family by her side, after a courageous 8 year struggle with cancer.
Born in Iselin she was a lifelong resident.
Jill was employed by PFI in Piscataway.
She had also worked for Michael Anthony's in South Plainfield and the Raritan River Club, New Brunswick.
She is predeceased by her mother, Myrtle "Tootie" Tagliareni (d.1996).
Surviving are her longtime companion of 25 years, Peter Starlin of Iselin; her daughter Jessica Tedesco and her husband Dominick of Albrightsville, PA; her father Frank Tagliareni of Iselin; her siblings Frank Tagliareni Jr. of Las Vegas, NV, Ken Tagliareni and his wife Katherine of North Brunswick, Mary Jo Gerity of Edison, and Kim Tagliareni and her longtime companion Tom Guthrie of Westfield; one granddaughter Gianna Tedesco and four nephews KC, Brian, Tom and Dylan.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 1pm at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 17 Oak Ave., Metuchen.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to:
Office of Development
525 East 68 Street
New York, NY 10065 or go to the website.