Marilyn J. (nee O’Neill) Karbowski, 91, of Lakewood, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Born and raised in Passaic, Mrs. Karbowski resided in Rutherford for 32 years before moving to Lakewood in 1998. Prior to retiring in 1994, she had been a secretary for 13 years with Ebasco, Inc., formerly in Lyndhurst.
Mrs. Karbowski was a very talented knitter and knitted hats for pediatric oncology patients. Additionally, Marilyn was an avid reader.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Edward J. Karbowski in 2016; two brothers, John and James O’Neill; and one nephew, Joseph O’Neill.
Survivors include: two nephews, James O’Neill and Steven O’Neill, his wife, Chris and their son Steven. She is also survived by Carol Samansky, Valerie Miceli, her loving caregiver Nino Sebua and many very dear friends.
A Committal Service will be held 10:30 am on Saturday, January 9, 2020 at Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum in Paterson. For GPS purposes, use 62 Lakeview Avenue, Paterson to arrive at the back gate of the cemetery. Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, 1313 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton is in charge of arrangements.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Life Choices Resource Center; www.lifechoicesrc.com, or Dottie’s House; www.dottieshouse.org.
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