Kathleen M. Melfi

Kathleen M. Melfi

AGE: 60 • West Keansburg

Kathleen M. Melfi, 60 of West Keansburg, NJ, died Saturday, December 1, 2012 peacefully at home with her family by her side. She was born April 6, 1952 in Staten Island, NY, moved to NJ in 1975. Kathleen graduated from McKee High School and became a licensed Hairdresser. She raised her children as a stay at home mom until 1986 and then worked for a beauty supply store and Michael Lori Bus Co. as a driver for 20 years. She enjoyed trips to Atlantic City and being with her family on special occasions, especially on Christmas Eve when everyone was together.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph "Bunky" Melfi in 2005. Surviving are Daughter & Son-in-Law MeLinda Melfi & Joseph Molok of Hazlet, NJ, Son & Daughter-in-Law Jason & Erin Melfi of Boca Raton, FL, Son & Daughter-in-Law Joseph & Meghan Melfi of Hazlet, NJ, Parents Herbert & Anne Capiniello of Manalapan, NJ, Sister Anne & Gene Iodice of Little Egg Harbor, NJ, Brother Herbert Carpiniello of Staten Island, NY, Sister Karen & Joey Campo of Manalapan, NJ, Brother Mark & Ann Marie Carpiniello of Warwick, NY and many Nieces, Nephews & Cousins .

Friends will be received 2-4 & 7-9pm, Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at the Laurel Funeral Home, 201 Laurel Avenue West Keansburg, NJ 07734. A Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 10:15 AM at St. Ann's Church, Keansburg. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Middletown, NJ.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 3, 2012