Clarice H. Edison

November 5, 1932September 16, 2022
Obituary of Clarice H. Edison
Clarice H. Edison, 89, of Newton, died Friday, September 16, 2022, at Karen Ann Quinlan Home for Hospice in Fredon Township. Clarice was a lifelong resident of Newton and graduated from Newton High School. She had a 40-year career as a Clerk for the Sussex County Hall of Records, retiring at age 75. Clarice had an appreciation for all sports; most recently, she loved watching golf. She was a big Josh Groban fan and truly enjoyed NASCAR. Clarice was a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Most of all she cherished the time spent with her family and especially enjoyed trips with them to Michigan and Florida. Clarice was predeceased by her parents, Harry G. and Margaret (Coss) Horsfield; her sister, Shirley Somes; her brother, Richard Horsfield; and her grandson, Lenny Ferrari, Jr. She is survived by her daughter, Michele Leonard; her daughter, Donna Ferrari and husband, Lenny Sr.; her grandson, Chris Leonard; her granddaughter, Melissa Boyer and husband, Douglas; and her great-grandchildren, Danica, Alexis and Samantha. Interment will take place at 1:30 pm on Thursday, September 22, 2022, in Branchville Cemetery, Pines Rd, Branchville, NJ. Arrangements are under the direction of Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, Newton, NJ. Online condolences may be offered at

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