Kathleen Farago (nee Elwood), of Wayne, passed at home on October 7, 2019. Kathleen grew up in Waldwick, and worked in Midland Park as a health and physical education teacher for more than 30 years. She was an avid skier but relished most her time with family and friends.
She is survived by her husband of 36 years, George; her daughter, Katelyn, son-in-law, Daniel, and two young grandsons; her parents, John and Peggy Elwood; her sister, Meg Wanamaker and brother-in-law, John; her sister, Patricia Elwood; her brother, Timothy Elwood; her brother, Kevin Elwood and sister-in-law, Renee; her brother, Michael Elwood and sister-in-law, Lourdes; her sister-in-law, Laura Natelli; and her 10 nieces and nephews.
Kathleen pre-deceased by her beloved brother, Jack Elwood.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at St. Mary's R.C. Church, 17 Pompton Ave, Pompton Lakes, NJ 07442-1890.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Kathleen's name to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, www.stjude.org or the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, Inc, 4915 St. Elmo Avenue, Suite 202, Bethesda, MD 20814, www.bcan.org