Betty Jo, age 87, of Franklin Lakes, died Friday, November 16, 2012. Born in Omaha, NE, Betty Jo lived in North Carolina and Englewood Cliffs before moving to Franklin Lakes five years ago. Betty Jo was the President of Benedetto Construction in Palisades Park. She is survived by her children, Carolyne Wasileski and her husband Gary, Marolyn Crocker and her husband John, Claudia Benedetto, Dave Hasegawa, and John Benedetto, Jr. and his wife Noelle. Her five grandchildren: Courtney Frias, Caitlin Crocker, Brielle, Ariane, and John Benedetto III, and one great-grandchild, Marco Frias. She is also survived by her brother Robert Briggs. Betty Jo was predeceased by her husband, John in 1975. Visiting hours are Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, www.vpfh.com
, 257 Godwin Avenue, Wyckoff, NJ. Funeral Mass is Tuesday, 10 AM at Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 787 Franklin Lakes Road, Franklin Lakes, NJ. Cremation will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to the Polycystic Kidney Foundation, PO Box 871847, Kansas City, MO 64187-1847.