Josephine Calafiore

Josephine M. Calafiore (Franzi)

Wednesday May 24, 1950 - Wednesday December 4, 2019
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Devoted wife & mother, retired accounts receivable clerk, former hair stylist

Josephine M. Calafiore, 69 of Nutley, passed away on Wednesday December 4, 2019. Born in Newark, she was the daughter of late David and Josephine (Casta) Franzi. Mrs. Calafiore was employed with the account receivables department of Big M Inc. in Totowa before retiring and had previously worked as a hair stylist.

Josephine was predeceased by her beloved husband, Joseph A. Calafiore and is survived by her son Joseph and his fiancee, Dominique and her daughter, Jaclyn Lopez and her husband, Darwin.

Funeral from the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 267 Centre St. Nutley on Saturday December 7 at 8:30 am.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Bloomfield at 9:30 am followed by burial at Glendale Cemetery in Bloomfield.

Visiting will be at the funeral home on Friday from 4-8 pm.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, December 6th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Friday, December 6th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home
    267 Centre Street
    NUTLEY, NJ 07110
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  • Service

    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 | 9:30am
    Saturday, December 7th, 2019 9:30am
    St. Thomas the Apostle Church
    60 Byrd Avenue
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ 07003
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  • Interment

    Glendale Cemetery
    28 Hoover Avenue
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ 07003
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Private Condolence

Eugene Rossi

Posted at 11:03am
RIP dear.. a friend from grammar school

Debby Maggiulli

Posted at 09:54pm
JoJo, as my mom Jean always called her, was always so sweet and kind to my 96 year old mom. She was a very sweet woman and I was very saddened to hear of her passing. My sincerest condolences to her family and loved ones. Debby Maggiulli

Kerri-Ann Sweeten & Matthew Richter

Posted at 11:41am
In loving memory of Josephine M. Calafiore
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Jerry & Terri Maher

Posted at 10:38am
We’re both so sorry for your loss Joe. Our thoughts are with you and your family ❤️
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Kathryn Domer

Posted at 10:35am
Jo-Jo, it was a pleasure knowing you for the short time that I did. God bless you and your family until we meet again. Kathy Domer

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