Irene (Crosby) Cipoletti, age 91, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2019. Mrs. Cipoletti was born in Paterson, the daughter of the late John and the late Elydia (Weiser) Crosby. She lived in Wayne and was formerly of Paterson & West Milford. She retired from NJ Bell in Paterson and Wayne, where she was a telephone operator. She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America. Mrs. Cipoletti was a former parishioner of St Mary's RC Church in Paterson and Our Lady of Good Counsel RC Church in Pompton Plains.
She is survived by five beloved sons John and his wife Kathryn, Steven and his wife Jane, Thomas and his wife Mary, Robert and his wife Kathleen, and Daniel and his wife Anita; 13 devoted grandchildren and nine cherished great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Edward in 2008.
Friends are welcome to attend the visiting hours on Sunday, March 31, 2019 from 2-6 pm.
The funeral Mass will be Monday at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Good Counsel, 155 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, celebrated by Fr. Steve Shadwell.
Entombment will follow in Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum, Totowa.
Memorial donations in Mrs. Cipoletti's name may be made to Eva's Village, Inc., 393 Main St., Paterson, NJ 07501, www.evasvillage.org