Slusarski, Tonda, - 52, of Morristown, Tonda Michelle Helbert Slusarski passed away from Covid 19 virus complications July, 16, 2021. Tonda was born November 1, 1968 in Greene County, TN and was a loving mother and grandmother; she lived and worked for a number of years in Newport News, VA and in Mays Landing, N.J. She was a 1987 graduate of South Greene High School and was a member of the girls basketball, softball, and volleyball teams. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Roten and Margaret Smith and Howard and Hazel Helbert.
Survivors include her son and fiancé, Jared (Amanda Knapp) Slusarski of New Jersey; daughter and fiancé, Gabrielle (Joseph McGarvey) Slusarski of New Jersey; granddaughter, Aubrie Michelle Slusarski of New Jersey; father of her children, Michael Slusarski of New Jersey; special friend, Joe Foister of Morristown, TN; mother and step-father, Doris and Wilbur Wells of Russellville, TN; father and step-mother, Jimmy and Louise Helbert of Greeneville, TN; sisters, Christy (Shane) Cook of Greeneville, TN and Kimberly (Miller) Hogan of Lebanon, TN; step-sister, Amanda (Curtis) Morrison of Greeneville, TN; step-brother, Keith (Tabitha) Reynolds of Greeneville, TN; several nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles; special friends from New Jersey, Debbie and Jim Langlois, Karen and Don Damiano, and Lyn Assad. At her request Tonda will be cremated and due to the resurgence of the Covid 19 virus in this area a Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. The family expresses their gratitude to the staff on 4 South floor of Morristown- Hamblen Healthcare Systems. Donations can be made to the Humane Society of Atlantic City http://humanesocietyac.org/donate
. Arrangements by Alder Funeral Home
Published by The Press of Atlantic City on Jul. 21, 2021.