Mary  Garra
Mary Garra

December 28, 2017
Born in New York City, New York
Resided in Cranford, New Jersey
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
  • Contat Us
  • Guestbook
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Plant a tree


Mary Garra, 89, of Cranford, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, December 28, 2017.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Tuesday, January 2 at 11:00 am at St. Agnes Church, Clark. Interment will follow in St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.

Miss Garra was born in New York City to Nunzio and Jennie Garra. She lived in Brooklyn, prior to moving to Cranford 41 years ago. She was a member of the Rosary Society of St. Agnes Church, the Women’s Club of Cranford and the Wednesday Morning Club of Cranford.

Miss Garra started her career as an Executive Assistant at Union Carbide of New York City for 18 years. She then worked for Harper & Row Publishing in New York City for 7 years, retiring in 1991.

Miss Garra is survived by her loving sister, Silvia Cosentino and brother, Dr. John Garra and many caring nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Lillian Fleming and brother, Dr. Victor Garra.

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.




St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Ave
Colonia, NJ US 07067
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
12:15 AM
Funeral Mass
St. Agnes RC Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
11:00 AM


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


Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home • 803 Raritan Road • Clark, New Jersey 07066 • 732-382-6262 •
Sullivan Funeral Home • 146 East Second Avenue • Roselle, New Jersey 07203 • 908-241-2345 •

Steven N. Perlmutter
Matthew S. Perlmutter
Funeral Director, Manager, NJ Lic. No. 3539  
Funeral Director, NJ Lic. No. 4785 
Infinite Menus, Copyright 2006, OpenCube Inc. All Rights Reserved.