Margaret Oakley, 84, of Rutherford entered into Heaven October 23rd, 2018.
She had been employed by the ILGWU Union and B&B Manufacturing in Union City as a Floor Attendant for over 20 years.
Margaret was a huge animal lover and would walk the resident dogs of Rutherford Senior Housing where she lived.
She had dogs of her own her entire life but most recently had a cat she adored, named "Midnight". Margaret was sweet mixed with a little salty and a very generous woman. She enjoyed scary movies and bingo but hated to lose. She also was an active member of the 55Kip Center for over 17 years; Margaret was loved by the staff and members of the Center and will be truly missed by everyone there.
Margaret is survived by her three children; William and wife Denise, Michael and wife Jennifer, Margaret Bellanich and husband John, and her seven grandchildren; William Jr. and wife Jamie, Michael Thomas, Kristen, Michael, Jeffrey, Nicholas, John Paul and great-grand daughter Abrianna. She is predeceased by her sibling Mary Martin.
Family will receive friends on Thursday from 4:00pm to 8:00pm in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Avenue, Rutherford.
Funeral will be held on Friday 9:30am from Funeral Home for 10:30am Mass of Christian Liturgy in the Church of Saint Mary, Rutherford.