JANET ROSE TURCOLIVERI (nee Sparano) age 62; died Saturday September 28 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Beloved wife for 41 years of James S.; loving mother of Gina M. Parrotta (husband Benjamin), James V., Sr (wife Katie) and Nicolo G., Sr (wife Maria); devoted grandmother of James V., Jr, Sophia M., Lucia Rose, Luca B., Lia and the late Nicolo G., Jr; cherished daughter of the late John W. and Dominica (nee Rosizza) Sparano; treasured sister of James (wife Gloria), John W., Jr (wife Christine), Jerry (wife Ada), Joyce Kovalycsik (husband Terry) and the late Jefry (wife Loretta); dearest niece of Marge Cala (husband Angelo, deceased), Antoinette Spicuzza (husband John) and Grayce Walker (husband Richard); dear aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.
Jan lived in Orange Village for the past 3 years previously living in Lyndhurst. She was born April 21st, 1951 in Cleveland. Jan was a member of St. Clare Catholic Church for the past 43 years where she served as Youth Minister, Eucharistic Minister and was involved with Renewal and Pre-Cana. Jan graduated from Orange High School in 1969. Her hobbies were her grandchildren, sewing, cooking and baking. Her family remembers Jan as a loving, thoughtful, caring and giving person. She was very family oriented and had a deep faith and spirituality. She always thought of others first.
Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, October 3, 2013 at St. Clare Catholic Church at 10:30 AM. Burial following at Knollwood Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Jan at THE DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS 28890 CHARDON ROAD (between Bishop Rd. and Rt. 91) TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY 4-8 PM.Print This Obituary & Condolences