Mary Judith "Judy" Van Tassel, 61, of Long Valley, NJ and previously of Woodbridge, NJ passed away unexpectedly at home on December 22, 2019 with loved ones by her side.
Judy was born on April 11, 1958 in Perth Amboy, NJ to the late Joseph and Anna Salagi.
Judy was a graduate of Woodbridge High School and later went on to obtain her degree as a Registered Nurse from The Charles E. Gregory School of Nursing. She worked at Kindred Hospital of Morris County in Dover, NJ as a Registered Nurse.
Judy is survived by her children Joseph, Richard and Kristen Van Tassel. She is also survived by her sisters Doris Salagi and Theresa Zeytoonian.
In addition to her parents Judy is predeceased her sister Jo-Ann Salagi.
The family has selected a poem for Judy's friends and family to remember her, it is entitled Love Lives On.
Love Lives On
Those we love remain with us for love itself lives on, and cherished memories never fade because a loved one's gone…
Those we love can never be more than a thought apart, for as long as there is memory, they'll live on in the heart.
It is the family's wishes that services at this time remain private. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Maguire- Scala Memorial Home, 124 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840, (908)-852-2420.