Josephine Raso Paragano

A service for former township resident Josephine Raso Paragano will be held Friday, March 15, at 11 a.m., at Leonardis Memorial Home, 210 Ridgedale Ave., Florham Park.

Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, March 14, from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m.

Mrs. Paragano, 81, died March 10 in Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

She resided in the township and Mendham, prior to relocating to South Carolina

Mrs. Paragano is survived by her long-time companion, Kenneth Kraeuter; three sons, Vincent, Dominick and Larry Jr.; a brother, Costobile "Gus" Raso; and 10 grandchildren.

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Funeral Home

Leonardis Memorial Home
210 Ridgedale Ave. Florham Park, NJ 07932
(973) 377-5050
Published in The Item of Millburn and Short Hills on Mar. 13, 2013