AGE: 95 • North Brunswick
Mrs. Saveria (Sarah) Sorce Venturi, 95, of North Brunswick, died Tuesday at the JFK Medical Center in Edison. Born in Santa Flavia, Palermo, Italy, she came to the United States settling in New Brunswick. She has been a resident of North Brunswick for many years. Mrs. Venturi worked for many years as a seamstress in the garment industry, and retired in 1980 as a member of the Rutgers University Custodial Staff. She enjoyed making clothing for her family, doing needlepoint and crocheting, as well as cooking for her extended family.
Daughter of the late Cristoforo and Maddalena Sorce, she was also predeceased by her husband Domenico, who died in 1999, surviving are her children and their spouses, Antonina Venturi, of Italy, Maddalena and Thomas Combs, of Easton, PA, Maria Rosasba and John Maltese, of North Brunswick, NJ Giovanna and Thomas Katransky, of Hopelawn, NJ, Arturo Venturi, of Millville, NJ and Salvatore Sheyla, of Piscataway, NJ and her brother and sister-in-law Salvatore and Angelina Sorce, 11 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 8am in The Crabiel Home For Funerals, 170 North Main Street-at Riva Avenue, Milltown, NJ followed by a 9am funeral mass at Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church, Milltown, NJ. Entombment will follow at the Resurrection Cemetery Mausoleum, Piscataway, NJ. Relatives and friends may call on Friday from 7-9pm only.