In memory of
Grace "Allison" Farley
In memory of
Grace "Allison" Farley
Grace 'Allison' Farley Devoted wife, mother, and grandmother was an educator Grace "Allison" Farley passed away in Saint Augustine, Florida, on Friday, November 13, 2020 after a long illness. Born March 12, 1937, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Stirk) Bowers of Denver, Pennsylvania. Allison grew up in the Denver area, graduating East Cocalico High and moving to Martinsville, NJ in the late 1950's. She met James A. Farley, her husband of 62 years, at the wedding of close friends. The two soon married and started their life's journey together. She resided in Irvington, NJ in the early days, caring for her three children and. attending college at night working towards her BA in Education. She received a Fellowship from Newark State College (now Kean University) and completed her Master's Degree in Speech Therapy. She was named Irvington's Mother of the Year in 1971. In 1972 the family moved to New Providence, NJ where she taught fourth and fifth grade students for nearly forty years at the Saltbrook Elementary school. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Peace church. In addition to James, the one and only love of her life, Allison leaves behind her daughter Patricia and her husband, Leigh Stelzer of St. Augustine and Mt. Pocono, PA; grandsons Victor Neumark of Los Angeles and Ian Neumark of Westfield, NJ; sister S. Hollace Bowers of N. Charleston, SC; sister-in-law and dear friend Kathryn (Kitty) Keathing of Berkeley Heights; and many nieces, nephews and grand-nieces and -nephews. She was preceded in death by her son James P. Farley (1994) and her daughter Maureen K. Farley (July, 2019). Funeral services were private and were handled by Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home. Contributions in her memory may be sent to your local no-kill animal shelter.
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Summit, NJ 07901
In memory of
Grace "Allison" Farley
Grace 'Allison' Farley Devoted wife, mother, and grandmother was an educator Grace "Allison" Farley passed away in Saint Augustine, Florida, on Friday, November 13, 2020 after a long illness. Born March 12, 1937, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Stirk) Bowers of Denver, Pennsylvania. Allison grew up in the Denver area, graduating East Cocalico High and moving to Martinsville, NJ in the late 1950's. She met James A. Farley, her husband of 62 years, at the wedding of close friends. The two soon married and started their life's journey together. She resided in Irvington, NJ in the early days, caring for her three children and. attending college at night working towards her BA in Education. She received a Fellowship from Newark State College (now Kean University) and completed her Master's Degree in Speech Therapy. She was named Irvington's Mother of the Year in 1971. In 1972 the family moved to New Providence, NJ where she taught fourth and fifth grade students for nearly forty years at the Saltbrook Elementary school. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Peace church. In addition to James, the one and only love of her life, Allison leaves behind her daughter Patricia and her husband, Leigh Stelzer of St. Augustine and Mt. Pocono, PA; grandsons Victor Neumark of Los Angeles and Ian Neumark of Westfield, NJ; sister S. Hollace Bowers of N. Charleston, SC; sister-in-law and dear friend Kathryn (Kitty) Keathing of Berkeley Heights; and many nieces, nephews and grand-nieces and -nephews. She was preceded in death by her son James P. Farley (1994) and her daughter Maureen K. Farley (July, 2019). Funeral services were private and were handled by Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home. Contributions in her memory may be sent to your local no-kill animal shelter.
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Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home
299 Morris Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
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