Giovanna P. Harris, born March 17, 1942 departed this life at the age of 77 on January 9, 2020, a resident of Hewitt (West Milford), New Jersey.
"Joanne", daughter of Peter and Frances Bonanno and sister of Thomas Bonanno, who predeceased her, is survived by her brother, Peter Bonanno also of Hewitt (West Milford), New Jersey.
Joanne retired after 40+ years working as a legal secretary for prominent attorneys in both New York and New Jersey and was revered for her dedication, loyalty and unfettered generosity.
Joanne will be missed by her dear friends, Lauren Irwin-Szostak of Pompton Plains, New Jersey and Sandy Kohut of Heathsville, Virginia; her "adopted" granddaughter, Karli Kohut-Crespo and great granddaughter, Alina Kohut of Parsippany, New Jersey and grandson, Jayson Kohut of Oak Ridge, New Jersey.
Joanne will be laid to rest in a private ceremony. Request is made in lieu of cards that donations be made to the West Milford Animal Shelter in Joanne's memory and in recognition of her love of animals.