Teresa Scanga

Teresa Scanga

AGE: 93 • Freehold Twp.

Teresa Scanga, 93, of Freehold Township died Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Wedgwood Gardens, Freehold Township. Mrs. Scanga was born in Lago, Italy. She was a seamstress for Vito Sturiano, Ridgewood, N.Y. before her retirement. Mrs. Scanga was a communicant of St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church, Freehold.

She was predeceased by her husband, Franceso P. Scanga in 1988 and a son, Adamo Scanga in 1975. Surviving are three daughters and sons-in-law, Vincenza and Frank Palermo, Gina Palermo and Louis Palermo, and Annie and Dennis Pallone; her grandchildren, Frankie Scanga and wife Denise Scanga, Terry Valentino and husband Patsy, Linda Palermo, Jimmy Palermo and wife Melissa, Lucyanne Casale and husband Joseph, Anthony Pallone and wife, Maura, and Maria Palermo; and seven great grandchildren.

The viewing will be held at the Higgins Memorial Home, 20 Center Street, Freehold on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at St. Rose of Lima Church, Freehold on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. followed by interment at St. Rose of Lima Cemetery.

Funeral Home

Higgins Memorial Home
20 Center Street Freehold, NJ 07728
(732) 462-0895

Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 8, 2014