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Teresita Oliva

June 9, 1938 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 81)



Teresita  Oliva ( nee Abreu ), 81 of Rahway, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Rahway with her family by her side. 

Teresita was born in La Vega and raised in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She came to Brooklyn, New York in 1965 then to Manhattan, New York and in 1973 she moved with her family to Jersey City and Newark before settling in Rahway.  She was employed by Ben Ricket Manufacturing, Inc., Wayne as an assembler for over 20 years. She loved spending time with her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her loving parents Luis and Antonia ( nee Rosario ) Abreu and seven brothers and sisters.  

She is survived by her devoted husband Miguel Oiva; beloved mother of Onelia and her husband Joseph Martin,  Luis and his wife Julia  Rolffot, Mayra and her husband Bill Zsiga,  Julio and his wife Gertrudis Rolffot and Jose Miguel Abreu; dear sister of Estela Castillo, Mercedes Abreu, Celina Pou, Fiordaliza Trinida, Boliva Abreu, Brunilda Padella, Josefina Abreu and Julia Marquez; adored grandmother of 15 and great ~ grandmother of 4; cherished aunt of many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 20, 2020 at 10 am at the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy. Interment to follow at St. Gertrude's Cemetery, Woodbridge. Visiting is on Thursday from 7 ~ 9 pm. 

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February 20, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home
419 Barclay Street
Perth Amboy, New Jersey 08861

Funeral Mass
February 21, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Mary's Church
232 Central Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065

Interment following funeral service
February 21, 2020


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