Joan Ciarletta

Joan Ciarletta (Ponticello)

Tuesday November 7, 1933 - Friday May 31, 2019
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Parish Bookkeeper, Devoted wife, loving mother & grandmother

Joan Ciarletta, 85 of Belleville, passed away on Friday May 31, 2019. Born in Newark, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Vita (Lorusso) Ponticello. Joan lived in Nutley before coming to Belleville 32 years ago and was a bookkeeper for Holy Family Parish in Nutley. She was also a member of the Holy Family Rosary Altar Society and a devoted wife and loving mother and grandmother. Joan was predeceased by her beloved husband Fred Ciarletta. She is survived by her children, Gary Ciarletta and Maria Casillas and her husband, Jose’ and her grandchildren, Anthony, Michael and Joseph Saupe. She also leaves her sister, Barbara Garruto.

Funeral from the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home (, 267 Centre St. Nutley on Wednesday June 5 at 9:30 am. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Family Church, Nutley at 10:30 am. Cremation will be private. Visiting will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4-8 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Family Church, 28 Brookline Ave. Nutley, NJ 07110 (
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home
    267 Centre Street
    NUTLEY, NJ 07110
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 10:30am
    Holy Family Church
    28 Brookline Avenue
    NUTLEY, NJ 07110
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Private Cremation


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The Ronan and DEgidio Families

Posted at 01:42pm
Our deepest sympathy to the Ciarletta family on the loss of our beloved Joanie. May God bless her and keep her in his hands. May she Rest In Peace.
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Posted at 09:27am
Our deepest sympathy - The Arguelles Family
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Jed Salisbury

Posted at 08:43pm
You are in my thoughts. I'm sorry for your loss. I'm glad I was able to know both of your parents. I'm sorry I won't bee to able there. Love you!
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