Emma M. Wenson , 89, of Pequannock for the last year and a half, died Thursday at her daughter?s home in Pequannock.
Born in Bayonne, NJ, where she lived for most of her life, she was the daughter of the late Karl and the late Anna Orlesky Klein. .
Mrs. Wenson was a parishioner of Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Pompton Plains, NJ, and a former parishioner of St. Andrew?s R.C. Church in Bayonne. She was a member of the Rosary Society and the Senior Citizen?s Club as well, both a part of St. Andrew?s Parish in Bayonne.
She is survived by her daughters Patricia Fell of Pequannock, Dorothy Callahan of Ridgefield, CT, and Carolyn Riccardi of Bayonne; 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Pompton Plains. Interment will follow at St. Gertrude´s Cemetery in Colonia, NJ. Friends may call Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
Contributions in Emma?s memory to the St. Jude?s Children?s Hospital, 501 St. Jude?s Place, Memphis TN 38105 or the Visiting Nurse Association of North Jersey, 38 Elm Street, Morristown, NJ 07960 would be appreciated by her family.