Genevieve DeMetro (nee Kozdron) of Kearny entered into eternal rest at home with loving family on Friday, January 20, 2023. She was 93 years old.
The funeral will be conducted from the Mulligan Funeral Home, 331 Cleveland Ave., Harrison, N.J. 07029 on Friday, January 27th, at 10 a.m. A Funeral Mass will follow at 11 a.m. at Saint Stephen's Church, Kearny, N.J. Her entombment will take place in Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, North Arlington, N.J. Friends may visit on Friday from 8:30am until 10am. If you would like to send a condolence to her family, please visit mulliganfh.com.
Born in Harrison, N.J., Genevieve moved to Kearny in 1953. She worked as a Postal Clerk at the Kearny Post office for many years retiring in 1989. Being a woman of strong Catholic faith, Genevieve was involved with many of our local churches, namely: She was a member of the Holy Cross Church Choir, Harrison and the local chapter of the Polish Women’s Alliance at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church in Harrison. She was also a parishioner of Saint Stephen’s Church. Throughout her life, Genevieve enjoyed traveling the world with her husband.
Predeceased by her husband John F. DeMetro, Jr. (2017), Genevieve is survived by her loving children, John DeMetro, Gregory DeMetro (Linda) and Christine Kondreck (Karl), cherished grandchildren, Kimberly Sliker (Scott), Lauren DeMetro-Dalias (Kevin), Mathew Kondreck, and Mark DeMetro (Teresa) and dear great grandchildren, Matthew Jr., Ava and Chase. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Alzheimer’s Association Attn: Donor Services 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601, in loving memory of Genevieve.