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Carolyn Fortugno

Carolyn Fortugno

Carolyn Fortugno, 70, of Holland Township, NJ, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Born February 15, 1949 in Brooklyn, NY, Carolyn grew up in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn and lived in Green Brook, NJ before moving to Holland Township, NJ in 1992. She worked as a cafeteria assistant at Delaware Valley Regional High School for many years, until her retirement in January 2019. Prior to that, Carolyn was a department manager at EBASCO, an Engineering firm in New York City. Carolyn was a Girl Scout Leader in Holland Township, at one time. She was known for bringing people together, she loved hosting family and friends in the summertime and during holidays.

Carolyn was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Daughter of the late Harold and Caroline (Bullis) Edwards, Carolyn is survived by her beloved husband of 37 years, Joseph S. Fortugno, Sr., her two daughters Michelle Millard and her husband Drew and Tracey Himmelreich and her husband Kyle, her son Joseph S. Fortugno, II, her sister-in-law Carol Edwards, and her two grandchildren Emily and Aaron. She was predeceased by her brother William Edwards.

The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation on Friday, May 24, 2019 from 6-9 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ. A Celebration of Carolyn's Life will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 11 AM at the funeral home, with Pastor Linda Bullock officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children, Development Office, 3551 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140.


From: Dawn Gardner (Milford market)
Joe and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Carol was one of my special customers and I will miss our talks.

From: Dawn Gardner (Milford market)
Joe and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Carol was one of my special customers and I will miss our talks.

From: Patricia Hartley-Jennings
I'm sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother. My condolences to you and your family. Lean on Family & Friends to help you through this hard time.

From: Gary Sinisgalli
Joe I’m so sorry for your loss

From: Linnie eckelhofer
So sorry for your loss . I will miss my buddy at work loved her

From: Stephen DiLauri
Joe and family.. so sorry to hear of Carol’s passing. Sharon and I will keep you in our prayers at this difficult time.

From: Joseph Sofo
Joe - I am so sorry for your loss. Carol was a wonderful woman and my mom was very fond of her (as well as you and the rest of your family). My sincere condolences.

From: Ruth Hummer
My thoughts and prayers are with the Fortugno Family. Had the pleasure of working and bowling with Carolyn, she always had me laughing. I will miss her dearly.

From: Kelly Eiel
Joe and family...I'm so sorry for your loss. Deepest sympathies - Kelly

From: Zia Safi
Hello Joe, I heard about Carolyn's passing on Sunday, May 19, 2019. So sorry for your loss, she was so young. Wishing you & your family lots of love during this sad time. Best regards, Zia

From: Fred Wolsky
Joe, Joe II and Family, So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Wishing you comfort and healing during this difficult time. Fred

From: Mrs Barbara Doll
My deepest sympathy is with you all.

From: Tinaya Gray
Michelle, we are very sorry for your loss. This is nothing like the loss of a parent. May you family find some moments of peace of the thought of her with angel wings. My sincerest condolences.

From: Diana Leidy
My condolences go out to Joe and family, I worked with Carol many many years. My heart felt sympathy to all, she was a wonderful colleague, friend, human being. She will be missed deeply.

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