ANDOVER - Shirley A. Berkowicz, 78, of Andover, passed away Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. Shirley was born in Passaic and lived in Totowa, Forest Lakes (Andover), Houston, Texas, and Clinton, Tenn. She was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Church in Sparta.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Julius Berkowicz. Shirley is survived by her devoted children, Chris Berkowicz, of Sparta, Carol Berkowicz Campanile, and her husband, Vincent, of Andover, Ellen Berkowicz, of Clinton, Tenn., and Bruce Berkowicz, and his wife, Barbara, of Lake Hiawatha. She also is survived by her beloved grandchildren, David Berkowicz, and his wife, Carissa, and Jennifer Sinnott, and her husband, Raymond; loving great-grandchildren, Saige and Joel Berkowicz and Eamon and Veier Sinnott; and sister, Barbara DeGroot, and her husband, Charles; and sister, Joan Branson.
Friends may call Monday, Feb. 11, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., at Goble Funeral Home, 22 Main St., Sparta. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Our Lady of the Lake Church, 294 Sparta Ave., Sparta. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the