JOHANNA BERES, 79, of Jackson Twp., NJ, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at home. She was born in Perth Amboy, NJ, and resided in Colts Neck, NJ, prior to settling in Jackson Twp., 21 years ago.
Johanna received her RN at the Charles E. Gregory School of Nursing, her BSN from Rutgers University School of Nursing and her MSN from Monmouth College.
Johanna was employed as a Registered Nurse at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy, NJ, for 45 years, prior to her retirement in 2005.
She was predeceased by her parents, John and Helen Maslak; and by her husband, Emil Beres in 2010. Johanna is survived by her sons, Thomas Beres of Pompano Beach, FL, and Frank Beres and his wife, Janet of Lebanon, NJ; her daughter, Donna Sysyn and her husband, Greg of Howell, NJ; her grandchildren, Emily, Thomas Anthony, Sarah, Jonathan, Sabrina, and Logan; and by her sister, Phyllis Kwiecinsk and her husband, Jan of Perth Amboy, NJ.
Johanna was a devoted wife, cherished mother, loving grandmother and a dear sister.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend her visitation from 8-9 AM, on Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the GEORGE S. HASSLER FUNERAL HOME, 980 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ. Her funeral liturgy will follow at 9:30 AM at St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, 935 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ. A private cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Johanna’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 2310 Rt. 34, Suite 1D, Manasquan, NJ 08736, www.cancer.org, and would be greatly appreciated. For directions, further information, and to send condolence messages to the family, please select a tab on the left.