Josephine (Petrick) Farrell

October 12, 1926 - December 15, 2016

Obituary & Service Info

Josephine (Petrick) Farrell, 90, of South Amboy, died peacefully on Thursday, December 15, 2016 with her loving family by her side.
A memorial visitation will take place on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kurzawa Funeral Home, 338 Main Street in South Amboy. A Memorial mass will be offered on Tuesday morning at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church in South Amboy. Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Perth Amboy.

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Born Perth Amboy to the late Joseph and Anna (Filakowsky) Petrick, she has been a lifelong resident of South Amboy. She worked as a Telephone Operator with NJ Bell Telephone Company prior to starting a family, she was also a proud homemaker and devoted to her family.

Beloved wife of 46 years to the late John Farrell. Devoted mother to David Farrell and his wife Linda, Daniel Farrell, Patricia Bercik, Eileen Farrell and her husband Samuel Rosenberg and Nora Farrell.
Cherished grandmother to 5 grandchildren, Beth Cahill (James), Alexis Rachel (Jeremy), Michael Bercik, Larissa and Evan Rosenberg and also 2 great grandchildren Riley and Emma.
Dear sister to Emil Petrick and his wife Josephine and Cecilia Farrell.

Josephine is also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She will be missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to KNOM Radio Mission, Inc. P.O. Box 988 Nome, AK 99762-0988,