Joyce Martin, 87, of Edison died on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at JFK Medical Center in Edison.
Born in Brooklyn, NY she has resided in Edison for 51 years.
She was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral in Metuchen. She had been employed by John Gatto State Farm Agency in Metuchen.
She was predeceased by her husband Matthew T. Martin, who died in 2014; her brother Edwin “Mickey” Johnston, and a brother-in-law Joseph Coreschi.
Surviving are two sons, Paul and his wife Sharon McGarvey of New York, NY, Thomas and his wife Carol of Metuchen; a daughter Mariann and her husband Robert Willis of Metuchen; two sisters Diane Coreschi of Edison and Carol Dery and her husband Robert of Pompano Beach FL, five grandchildren Megan, Zachary, Matthew, Emma and Alexander.
Services will take place on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 9:45 AM from the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen, followed by a 10:15 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral, interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Metuchen. Visitation is Friday 4-8 PM.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Francis Cathedral School, Monsignor Richard A. Behl Scholarship Fund, 528 Main St. Metuchen, NJ 08840. To send condolences please visit costello-runyon.com