May 12, 1920 – July 8, 2018
Krista Gasparic, 98, of Westwood, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 8, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Marijan. Devoted mother of Kornelija Suric and her husband Zvonko; John and his wife Barbara; Al and his wife Patty. Loving grandmother of Mijo, Jessica (Michael), Jaclyn (Kosta), Kristopher (Roberta), Lynn and Diana (Glenn) ; Great grandmother of 7. She is predeceased by 4 sisters and 1 brother. Born in Olib, Croatia, Krista came to the United States in 1961to New York City, living in North Bergen and Paramus before moving to Westwood 5 years ago. She worked for Service Employees International Union Local 32BJ, New York, cleaning offices. The family will receive their relatives and friends at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, NJ on Tuesday, 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A funeral mass celebrating Krista’s life and faith will be held at Church of the Assumption, Emerson, on Wednesday 10:00 am. Entombment will follow at Garden of Memories. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Friends of OLIB Charity, Inc., P.O. Box 30309, New York, NY 10011
- Visitation Tuesday, July 10, 2018
- Funeral Liturgy Wednesday, July 11, 2018
- Entombment Wednesday, July 11, 2018
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October 4, 2018
Dear Gasparic Family,
My parents Ivanica (Perčina) and Marijan Mosunic just heard of your loss and offer their belated condolences. They grew up on Olib with your parents & immigrated to the US around the same time period. Bog ju pomiluj.
Ms. Matija Mosunic
Helen (Jelica) Bondulich Johnston.
July 10, 2018
The memories are way too many to list. Happy Holidays spent at your home and at mine in Dumont. Many fun filled meals and memories of our beloved homeland " The Island Olib, Croatia".
May we all find peace in knowing that Nana had a good life,a loving family and that she is now resting in the Arms of God.
Love, Cousins, Helen,Scott,Ken,Melissa,Kenny and Alexis..
July 9, 2018
Dear Al, Connie, John, and Families,
Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Brian and Debra Raymond, and Mom
July 9, 2018
I used to love the look on Mrs. Gasparic's face when we were in the backyard having a barbecue at Barbra and John's. She always had a smile on because she was so happy to be surrounded by family and all the little ones.