Franklin, NJ: Anna Salus Garrera(nee Parichuck), 96 years old, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving children on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Born to Frank and Martha Parichuck in Lafayette Twp., NJ, she has been a Sussex County resident all of her life.
Anna worked as a seamstress for Franklin Dress Company and Morley’s Shirt Factory before serving as a School Bus Aid for Village Bus Company in Sparta, NJ.
Anna took great joy in gardening, sewing and baking and was famous with her family for her Christmas Cookies.
Anna is predeceased by her husband, Frank Garrera, granddaughter, Cynthia Salus, great grandsons, Jesse Geiss and Keifer Casterlin, step grandson, Frank Garrrera and step great grandson, Mark Garrera, a brother, Michael Parichuck and a sister, Mary Parichuck and is the devoted mother of Rose Casterlin of Wantage Twp., NJ, Brenda Decker of Wantage Twp., NJ, James Salus and his wife, Sally Goerner Salus of Wantage Twp., NJ and Jane Card of Cary, NC. Step mother of Rose Kistle of Dingmans Ferry, PA and Frank Garrera of Franklin, NJ. Dear sister of Helen Salza of Andover, NJ. Cherished 11 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren and many great grandchildren, step great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and step great great grandchildren.
The family will receive their friends at F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main Street, Franklin, NJ on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral service will be Wednesday, July 31, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Interment to follow at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Hardyston Twp., NJ.