WAYNE - Veronica (McGuiness) Ouellette, 86, passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2013. She worked at J.C. Penney in Paramus for 35 years before retiring. Veronica was a member of the American Legion Post 170 in Rochelle Park and a volunteer at Rochelle Park Library.
She was the cherished wife of the late Peter Ouellette (1977); loving mother of Peter J. Ouellette and wife, Jayme, Annmarie Patterson and husband, Robert, Rita O'Neill and the late Michael Ouellette; beloved grandmother of James, Jillmarie, Sara, Melanie, Jennifer, Scott, Michael, Mary Cate, Rebecca and Megan; proud great-grandmother of 15. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Veronica was predeceased by her sister, Rita Tabler.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 South Farview Ave., Paramus. Funeral service Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 10 a.m., at the funeral home, followed by a 10:30 a.m. funeral Mass at St. Anne's R.C. Church, Fair Lawn. Interment at George Washington Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Veronica's memory to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105. For further information www.vanderplaat.com.