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Teresa Contento

Teresa Rose Contento

Tuesday, January 27th, 1959 - Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Vernon Township; Teresa Rose Contento, 60, was received in heaven on November 24, 2019. Teresa was delivered into this world on January 27, 1959 in Passaic, New Jersey.

Teresa was a Licensed Practical Nurse, beginning her career with a private nursing agency taking care of predominantly elderly patients. Later, Teresa was a Senior PIP Claims Representative for New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company, a position she held for the last 19 years. Teresa also moonlighted at Chilton Memorial Hospital in Pompton Lakes. Ever enterprising, Teresa and was also a sales representative for Arbonne International and My Pillow. Teresa was a parishioner of Our Lady of Fatima Church -, Highland Lakes NJ and an avid fan of Bon Jovi and Billy Joel.

Teresa was predeceased by her parents, Alfred and Doris (Kovalcik) Marchese, her brother, John Alfred Marchese, and her niece, Shaina Danielle Cohen.

Teresa was the loving and devoted mother of Noelle Teresa Contento, loving sister of Mary Grace Petnel and her husband, Bruce, Eileen Noelle Cohen and her husband Steven, cherished aunt and Godmother to Christina Marie Behrins and her husband Jonathan, Kerri Lynn Herrick and her husband Aaron, and Michael Jacob Cohen. Teresa was also guardian to her beloved feline, Gizmo.

Relatives and friends will be received at Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home 241 Rt. 94, Vernon, NJ (GPS use 1 Vanderhoof Court) on Tuesday December 3rd from 2-4 and 7-9PM. Family and friends will gather at the funeral home on Wednesday December 4th at 8AM for a 10AM Mass of Christian Burial service at the Church of the Annunciation in Wayne, NJ, committal and interment services at Christ the King Cemetery, Franklin Lakes, NJ. In lieu of flowers, please make donation to for directions and condolences see
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Ferguson - Vernon Funeral Home
    241 Route 94
    VERNON, NJ 07462
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  • Second Visitation

    Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Ferguson - Vernon Funeral Home
    241 Route 94
    VERNON, NJ 07462
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  • Service

    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 10:00am
    Church of the Annunciation
    45 Urban Club Road
    WAYNE, NJ 07470
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    Location of Funeral service changed on account of weather and power outages.
    Rev. Ricardo Ortega
  • Interment

    Christ the King Cemetery
    980 Huron Road
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Gilda Restrepo

Posted at 12:27pm
My deepest sympathy on the passing of Teresa. She was a wonderful mother, daughter, sister, and friend. She will be missed by all who knew her kindness, love, faith and honor. God bless her soul and all the loving family she left behind. Until we all meet again with our loved ones.
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Diane Van Aken

Posted at 09:58pm
My heart is broken. I want to send my deepest and sincerest condolences to the family. Teresa was like a sister to me and she will always have a place in my heart. She was my best friend since high school and she is and always will be my best friend. She was one of the strongest people I will ever know and I will never forget her. I will see her again some day in heaven - rest in peace Teresa. I will always love you.

Debra Gallagher-Hanlon

Posted at 11:14am
No words can express my deepest sympathies to your family. You were my best friend since 3rd grade and my other half. Teresa
you will always be in my thoughts and prayers. Until we meet again I'm going to miss you forever. Love you and Rest In Peace in Heaven!
Debbie & Rich Hanlon

Lisa & James Ryan

Posted at 07:39am
Our condolences and deepest sympathies to Teresa’s family. She will be forever in our thoughts. I can only look back with love and happiness of all our childhood memories together. May you find peace and love in your memories of her too.
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Mary G. Petnel

Posted at 08:56pm
In honor of my beloved sister Teresa Rose Contento
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