Adrienne Curnyn, residing at Cedar Crest in Pompton Plains, passed away on January 16 surrounded by her loving family at the age of 96.
Born in East Orange, NJ in 1922 and later growing up in Bloomfield, NJ, Adrienne was the daughter of Margaret and Thomas McElroy. After high school she attended the Fashion Institute in NYC and held many careers using her creative and business talents.
Adrienne married John J. Curnyn in 1956 and they lived in Cedar Grove, NJ until moving to Wayne in 1965. Adrienne returned to Cedar Grove for 30 years before moving to Cedar Crest in 2010.
Adrienne had several leadership rolls in Garden Clubs, won numerous blue ribbons for flower arranging and even achieved the prestigious level of Judge for NJ Flower Shows. She was also a past president of the Women's Club of Montclair and gained countless friendships in the numerous activities she participated in. Her love of bridge, golf and tennis kept her active well into her 90's.
Adrienne is predeceased by her husband John J Curnyn. She is survived by her son Dennis Curnyn(Jeanne) and daughter Carolynn Koenig(Ken) and five loving grandchildren.
Visiting hours will be held Saturday, January 19th from 9-11 a.m. at the Cedar Crest Village Chapel (1 Cedar Crest Village Dr., Pompton Plains NJ.). followed by a funeral service at 11.