Ruth P. Colantuono passed away peacefully on Nov. 16, 2017 at Somerset Medical Center. She was 86.
Born in Summit, NJ she was raised in Berkeley Heights before moving to Peapack in 1948.
Mrs. Colantuono was a homemaker.
She was a longtime parishioner at St. Brigid Church in Peapack and was a member of the Happy Rockers.
Her family will remember her as a loving wife, mother and grandmother who had a great sense of humor and loved cooking for her family.
She was predeceased by her daughter Maria Rose Colantuono, her grandson Steven Buczek. and her siblings Dominick, Charles, Louis, Pauline and Lucille.
She is survived by her husband Rocco. She is also survived by her children Anthony Colantuono and his son David of Peapack, Rocco Colantuono Jr. and his children Nicholas and Kathryn of Flemington, Therese Buczek and her husband Richard of Hackettstown, Albert Colantuono and his wife Rosemary and their children Elizabeth and Alexander of Long Valley, Rosalie Lindquist and husband Jeffrey of Bedminster and their children Danielle Forgione and Samantha Abbate .
Visitation will be held on Monday from 4-8pm at the Bailey Funeral Home, 176 Main St. Peapack. Funeral Mass Tuesday 10:30 am at St. Brigid Church Peapack. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, Basking Ridge