Josephine (Altobelli) Fuentes Altobelli, 87, formerly of Iselin, died on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at CareOne at Somerset Valley in Bound Brook.
Josephine was born in Elizabeth, and later moved to Iselin where she resided for over 54 years. She worked for American Hardware Mutual Insurance Company in Cranford and was a former Communicant of St. Cecelia’s Church in Iselin. Josephine loved to cook and spend time with her family. She loved nature and being in her yard with her flowers.
She is predeceased by her husband, Angelo Fuentes (2002); & her 3 sisters, Helen Galiszewski, Elizabeth Hauser, and Virginia Monte and nephew Glen Galiszewski.
She is survived by her sister, Esther Berardi of Clark, 2 sons, Donald Fuentes of Far Hills & Richard Fuentes and his wife of Lebanon; her daughter, Lisa Annamaria Fuentes of Matawan; 11 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren as well as her nephews Kenneth Galisewski. Michael Berardi and nieces Karyn Monte-Lasky,. Lori Grossmith and Kristine Boehm. A funeral mass will be held Monday, December 3, 2018 at 10am at St. Cecelia RC Church followed by the interment at St. Gertrude Cemetery in Colonia.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Alzheimer’s Association.