Obituary: Ophelia D. Farnsworth

RIDGEWOOD — Ophelia D. (Vuono) Farnsworth, 90, died on Oct. 14.

She was born in New York City and was married to the late Alpheus Farnsworth who died in 2012. She was a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in Ridgewood and an honorary member of the Rosary Altar Society as well as a Eucharistic Minister for Mount Carmel.

She is survived by her children, Priscilla Farmsworth of Ridgewood and Craig and wife Maria Farnsworth of Saratoga Springs, N.Y.; and her grandchildren, Becky and Casey.

Visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at the C.C. Van Emburgh Funeral Home in Ridgewood, with interment at Valleau Cemetery in Ridgewood. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

Memorial donations may be made to Bergen County Animal Shelter, 100 United Lane, Teterboro, NJ 07608; or to the Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge, 2 Shelter Lane, Oakland, NJ 07436.

Funeral Home

C. C. Van Emburgh - Ridgewood
306 E Ridgewood Ave  Ridgewood, NJ 07450
(201) 445-0344
Published in The Ridgewood News on Oct. 15, 2013