MAHWAH, N.J. -- Theresa A. Szalanczy, 75, of Mahwah, died Thursday, July 28, 2016 at her home.
Born in Queens, N.Y., she was a longtime resident of Mahwah.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed by the Ridgewood Board of Education as a secretary at the Benjamin Franklin Middle School.
She attended St. Paul’s RC Church in Ramsey.
Surviving is her son, Steven of Toms River and formally of Mahwah.
She was predeceased by her son, Jon Brian Szalanczy; brothers, Joseph and Louis DiPaola; and parents, Salvatore and Marian DiPaola.
A funeral Mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Paul’s RC Church, 200 Wyckoff Ave., Ramsey followed by the interment at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah.
Arrangements are by the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff.
As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Camp Sunshine, P.O. Box 99, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.