Joan Brendel Krauszer, 93, of Edison passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at Parker at River Road in Piscataway.
A longtime resident of Metuchen and Edison, Joan graduated from Metuchen High School and Douglass College. As a child, she began her spiritual journey with her parents at the First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen, where she ultimately was married and raised her family. After her children became adults, she continued her involvement at the church, being intimately involved with the Presbyterian Women, and was elected to Elder in 1993.
Jacob, her husband of 66 years, died in 2015. Surviving are her children: Barbara Iderosa and her husband, Rich; Nancy Skopas; Cynthia O’Neill and her husband, Bob; James Krauszer and his wife, Karin; 15 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
The family will have a private burial at a later date. To send condolences, please visit costello-runyon.com
. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be sent to the First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen, PO Box 385, Metuchen, NJ 08840.