Bernice E. Ganassi (Brownstein), 89, of Union died May 14, 2011. Born in Irvington, she lived in Hillside and Newark before moving to Union 57 years ago.
Mrs. Ganassi was the office manager for Inland Freightways in Kearny for 50 years before retiring 14 years ago.
She was a former member of the American Kidney Foundation.
Predeceased by her husband, Joseph Ganassi, and son Robert Katz, she is survived by two sons, Howard Katz and Joseph Ganassi; her daughter, Libby Galante; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 6 with arrangements by Galante Funeral Home, Union.