Diane A. Alfano
Diane A. Alfano

August 19, 1927 - February 27, 2019
Born in Newark, NJ
Resided in Clark, NJ
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home


Diane A. Alfano, 91, of Clark, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, February 27, 2019.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Visitation at the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Sunday, March 3 from 2 - 6 pm. The Funeral begins on Monday at 8:45 am at the Funeral Home, thence to St. Agnes RC Church, Clark, where a Funeral Mass will be offered at 9:45 am. Entombment will follow in Hollywood Memorial Park, Union.

Mrs. Alfano was born in Newark to Michael and Filippina (Arancio) Ricca. She lived in Irvington, then Newark, prior to moving to Clark 38 years ago.

Mrs. Alfano was a Cashier for the Newark Board of Education for 27 years, retiring in 1997. She was a Volunteer at St. Agnes Church, helping out with decorating the church, visiting sick parishioners, as well having served on the Financial Committee. She was an accomplished artist, painting ceramic samples for a studio. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Mrs. Alfano was predeceased by her beloved husband Edward Alfano, Sr. and her sisters, Ann Ricca and Antoinette Brescia. She is survived by her devoted children, Edward Alfano, Jr. and his wife Patricia and Diane Candullo; her cherished grandchildren, Daniel, Douglas, Derek and Dara Alfano and Justin, Courtney and Steven Candullo and 3 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Sunday, March 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Agnes RC Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Monday, March 4, 2019
9:45 AM
Hollywood Memorial Park
1500 Stuyvesant Avenue
Union, NJ US 07083
Monday, March 4, 2019
11:30 AM


St. Jude Children's Hospital
501 St. Jude Place
Memphis, TN 38105-9959


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