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Josephine R. (Fizziola) Butterfield

July 17, 1927 ~ January 30, 2018 (age 90)

Josephine R. Butterfield ( nee Fizziola ), 90 of Little Egg Harbor, formally of Perth Amboy, passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin. 

Josephine was born in New York, New York, then she moved to Colonia and then to Perth Amboy and in Little Egg Harbor for last 11 years. She was employed by Superior Diner, Perth Amboy  as a Waitress ~ Hostess for many years. She was a parishioner of the Good Shepherd Parish at Holy Spirit Church and the Holy Spirit Seniors.  

She is preceded in death by devoted husband John V. Butterfield; loving daughter of Joseph & Rose ( nee Catena ) Fizziola.   

She is survived by her beloved children Joan, John V. Jr. and his wife Marta Butterfield, Roseann and her husband Joseph Miller, Janice and her husband Jerry Papp, Rita and her husband Jack Chamberlin and Laurie and her husband Dan Lippiello; cherished sister of Annette Baglivi; adored grandmother of Tara and her husband Frank Tusaro, John and his wife Nikki Miller, Tiffany and her husband Nick Cirilli, Joseph and Anthony Sciortino; cherished great ~ grandmother of Ava Rose and Dylan Joseph. 

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 10 am  at the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy. Interment will follow at St. Gertrude's Cemetery, Colonia. Visiting is on Thursday from 2 ~ 6 pm. 

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