Joan P. Festa of Cranford, New Jersey, passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Born in Plainfield, New Jersey, Joan was raised in Mountainside. She attended Skidmore College before eventually settling in Westfield for many years. She moved to Cranford in 2015. After being a homemaker for many years, Joan worked as an Administrative Assistant at Overlook Hospital. After her retirement from Overlook Hospital, Joan worked at the Westfield Library. Joan was an avid gardener. She loved houses and interior decorating and she loved the beach.
Survivors include her son, Robert P. Festa and his wife (Barbara), and her daughter, Jill McMillan, and three grandchildren, Jane L. Festa, Alison K. Festa and Kelly L. Festa.
A private memorial service will be held in the near future. Arrangements by Gray Funeral Home, Cranford. You may go to grayfuneralhomes.com for on line condolences.