Anne T. Iurato

Mrs. Ann (Fernandez) Iurato, 94, a lifelong resident of Paterson, NJ, and a resident at the Preakness Healthcare Center in Wayne, NJ passed on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. Ann was well thought of and revered in her later years at the Preakness Healthcare Center. She always wanted to be dressed and made up from her hair to her nails and adorned with her daily jewelry when she left her room. Beloved wife of 47 years to Joseph Iurato, Sr., who preceded her in death. Devoted mother of four children; two sets of twins: James and Thomas (both deceased); and Joseph, Jr. and Margaret. Ann had one sister, Ms. Angelina Fernandez, that also preceded her in death. She took great pride in taking care of her family and enjoyed cooking and baking. Ann is survived by her two children: Joseph Iurato of Clifton, NJ and Margaret (Anthony) Pelonero-King of Montgomery, TX; a brother, Ralph (Rose) Fernandez of Oak Ridge, NJ; a sister, Marie (Joseph) Ciccarelli of Long Island, NY; ten grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends. She also leaves a very close and dear lifelong friend from as far back as grade school, Mrs. Angelina Biondello of Little Falls, NJ. A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 29, 2019, at the G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Home, 397 Union Street, Hackensack, from 9:30 – 11:00 AM with a prayer service at 11:00 AM. Entombment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Paterson.