Agnes E. Ceres
June 19, 1921 – May 10, 2021
On Monday, May 10, 2021, Agnes Ceres of Sparta, NJ passed away at the age of 99.
Agnes was born on June 19, 1921 in Bayonne, NJ to Ignatius and Anna (Radil) Zaleski. She was a graduate of NYU. After marrying her husband, Anthony Ceres, she relocated to Perth Amboy, NJ and was employed as a business teacher, and later, a Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant in the Perth Amboy school system. She relocated to Sparta in 1975.
Agnes enjoyed singing, playing piano, opera, classical music and enjoyed attending Broadway shows. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Lake Church in Sparta.
Agnes was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony V. Ceres, her son, Anthony V. Ceres Jr., and step-daughter Noreen Schantz. She is survived by her daughter Lisa Reinhold and her husband James, her granddaughter Devon Kirschenbaum and her husband Andrew, her granddaughter Brianne Hart and her wife Grace, her great-granddaughter Annette Kirschenbaum, and grandsons Jesse Schantz and Anthony Schantz.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted under Goble Funeral Home 22 Main St., Sparta, NJ 07871. Services will be held privately.
Should anyone wish to make a donation in her memory, please donate to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.