Joan Leier, 87, of Rutherford, passed away Thursday, September 6th, 2018 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Passaic after a long illness. She was born in Newark, NJ to Catherine and Thomas Cunningham. Joan moved to Rutherford in 1959.
Joan was a purchasing agent working in several industries before retiring from A K Stamping Co. in Mountainside, NJ in 1999.
She loved to garden and was a member of the 55 Kip Center in Rutherford.
Joan is predeceased by her former husband Wendell Leier and her brother James.
She is survived by her son Thomas Leier and wife Cheryl, her Daughter Catherine Scott and husband Robert, grandsons; Bryan Leier and Robert Scott, great grandchildren Grace and Noah Scott, loving cousin George Coskiano and devoted friend Lorette Belanger along with many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Joan’s life will be held privately by her family.
Arrangements were made by the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home in Rutherford.
Donations in Joan’s memory can be made to; the Rutherford First-Aid Ambulance Corp.
PO Box 217, Rutherford NJ 07070.