Joan M Cassimy, 75, Of Iselin died on Monday, October 20, 2008 at home.
Born in Trinidad, West Indies, she resided in Staten Island and Brooklyn, NY before moving to Edison where she lived for 13 Years. She moved to Iselin 5 years ago.
Mrs. Cassimy worked for New York Telephone for 25 years, retiring in 1991.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Metuchen.
A brother, Kenrick Payison is deceased.
Surviving are a son Francis Ahee, two daughters Peggy Benton and her husband
Terrance, Kim Livingstone and her husband Anthony, a brother Anthony Payison, four sisters Jean Charles, Claire Henry, Phyllis Farrell and Monica Baldeo, seven grandchildren Jonathan, Marcus and his wife Stefanie, Christopher, Asante, Shaka, Terry, Menelek, one great granddaughter Alexandria.
Services will take place on Friday at 11:30 at the First Baptist Church of Metuchen 225 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen.
Visitation is Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 at the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT27) Metuchen (www.costello-runyon.com)
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.