Cumberland Times-News

May 16, 2013


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — Josephine (Giarritta) Miller of Cumberland, passed away peacefully Jan. 28, 2013 at Moran Manor.

She was born on July 16,1928 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Giarritta.

Josephine “Jo” enjoyed traveling and socializing with friends, family and coworkers. She work tirelessly, often at two jobs, as a bookkeeper and as a waitress and was revered by her coworkers. She lived most of her life in New Jersey, raising her two sons. In 1987 she moved to Cumberland, to reside  near her son William Miller and her brother, Dr. Nicholas Giarritta. She worked at as bookkeeper for Connoisseur Interiors until her retirement.

Josephine Miller is survived by her brother, Dr. Nicholas Giarritta and his wife Shirley; her sister, Connie Romano; her sons, William Miller and his wife, Jaye, and Glenn Miller and his wife, Terry; her two grandchildren, Dominique and Michelle; her three nephews, Charles, Jerald and Anthony Romano; and niece, Janine and her husband.         

A private memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013.