Louise Gerosa

Obituary of Louise Mary Gerosa

Louise M. Gerosa, 72, a longtime resident of Oak Ridge, NJ, died peacefully with her husband at her side on February 18, 2022.  

Born on  July 4, 1949 in Cambria County, PA, she was the daughter of Harry and Mary Murphy.   As a flight attendant for Allegheny Airlines, she met her soulmate, John J. Gerosa of New Rochelle, NY, marrying in 1969 before moving to Yonkers, NY.  Louise and John moved to Oak Ridge, NJ in 1976 where they raised their three children - John, Chris, and Michelle.  Louise worked over three decades for the Jefferson Twp. School District as a secretary in JTHS, where she was recognized and cherished for her warm heart, impeccable work ethic, and dedication to helping others.  Louise was known for putting her family above everything else in life, and the highlight of her life was being a loving Grandmother to her nine grandchildren.

Louise is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, John Gerosa;  her beloved siblings: Harry Murphy, John Murphy, and Denise Sater;  her loving children: John and wife Beate, Chris and wife Elaine, Michelle and husband Chris Fusaro;  and her pride and joy, her loving grandchildren:   Matthew, Giuliana, Brandon, Marcello, Isabella, Gianna, Sophia, Olivia, and Francesca.  

A memorial Mass will be held 11:15 am on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at the Church of the Presentation, 271 West Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458.  The Mass will be livestreamed here: http://www.churchofpresentation.org/funeral-ministry/

In lieu of flowers, donations in Louise’s memory to Breast Cancer Awareness or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital would be greatly appreciated.  


Memorial Mass

11:15 am
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Church of the Presentation
271 West Saddle River Road
Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, United States
Share Your Memory of