Obituary for Geraldine Saliola
Geraldine M. Saliola (Ruerup) 74 of Brick, formally of Westfield passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home surrounded by her loving family.
Mass of Christian Burial, Friday, 10:00 am Holy Trinity Church, Westfield
Friends may visit the Dooley Colonial Funeral Home, 556 Westfield Avenue on Thursday from 4-8 pm.
Burial at Fairview Cemetery, Westfield
Gerry was a certified home health aide in the Union and Ocean County Area for many years.
Prior, she worked at Western Electric in Kearny, NJ.
Born and raised in Westfield, NJ, she graduated Westfield High School in 1960. Gerry lived in Toms River for 10 years, and has lived the last 3 years at her daughter’s home in Brick.
She was an active member and treasurer at Silver Ridge Park West in Toms River, both of their Women’s and Single’s Club.
She was the beloved wife of the late Robert Furchak (1986) and the late Mario Saliola (1997).
She was the devoted mother of Cheryl Vito and her husband Raymond.
A loving sister of Eileen Ruerup, she will be deeply missed by her 2 grandchildren Gabriella and Raymond Jr., her niece Jennifer Lelivelt and her husband Steve and many other friends and family.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in her name to the Pancreatic Cancer Research.