Florence (Coco) Borrelli (nee Giannone), died on September 13, 2021. Born in Rochester, New York, Florence was predeceased by her father, Salvatore Giannone and her mother, Frances Burgio Giannone. Florence was the wife of 63 years of the late M. James Borrelli (2010).
She is survived by her daughters: Anne Johnson, Francine Cataldi, Geraldine Shea Smith, and a son Carl Borrelli. Florence is also survived by eight grandchildren and ten great granchildren. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews, including Vivian Morra, whom she raised like a daughter.
Florence retired from Borrelli and Associates following 16 years of service as the Office Manager of the Highland Park CPA firm. She and her husband moved to Florida and enjoyed many happy years in retirement until his passing in 2010.
Florence's passion for music and love of family gave depth and meaning to her life. She continued to play the piano until three weeks before her passing.
Visitation will be at the Jaqui-Kuhn Funeral Home, 17 S. Adelaide Avenue, Highland Park, NJ on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 between 11 am and 12:30 pm. Rev. Seth Kaper-Dale will officiate at the funeral service at 12:30 pm. She will be entombed along side her beloved husband at Franklin Memorial Park, North Brunswick, NJ immediately thereafter.
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