Jean  Palumbo
Jean Palumbo

July 23, 1928 - March 31, 2017
Born in Newark, NJ
Resided in Clark, NJ


Jean Palumbo, 88, of Clark, entered into eternal rest on Friday, March 31, 2017.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral from the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Wednesday, April 5 at 8:45 am, 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. Visiting hours will be on Monday and Tuesday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 pm.

Mrs. Palumbo was born in Newark to Salvatore and Rose (Juliano) Mangiavillano. She lived in the Vailsburg Section of Newark and graduated from West Side High School in 1946. She moved to Clark 56 years ago. She was a founding family member of the Gran Centurions of Clark. She was also a member of the Rosary Society of St. Agnes Church. Mrs. Palumbo was very active in various PTA's throughout her children's education.

Mrs. Palumbo began her career as a Payroll Supervisor for 6 years at GE in Newark. She then was a Secretary and Payroll Supervisor for Rast & Company of Clark for 10 years, retiring in 1983.

Mrs. Palumbo was predeceased by her brothers and sister, Philip and Carmen Mangiavillano and Fay Romeo. She is survived by her beloved husband of 65 years, Michael Palumbo; her devoted children, Angela R. Caputo and her husband Gary and Dr. Pat Palumbo and his wife Dr. Christi Calvert-Palumbo and her cherished grandchildren, Krystal Caputo, Dustin Caputo and Natalie Breault and her husband Michael.

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




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Monday, April 3, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Funeral Mass
St. Agnes RC Church
332 Madison Hill Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
9:45 AM
Hollywood Memorial Park
1500 Stuyvesant Avenue
Union, NJ US 07083
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
11:00 AM

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