Dominica Papa, 85, a life long resident of Rutherford passed away on Monday, Christmas Day 12/25/17 at home. Born in Hackensack to John and Josephine Papa in 1932.
She grew up in Rutherford and had worked for National Community Bank in Rutherford for over 30 years as a Loan Officer. During her free time, Dominica enjoyed Broadway shows, getting autographs on Playbills & photos, going to Atlantic City, Las Vegas and the Race Track. She was a faithful parishioner of the Church of Saint Mary in Rutherford.
Dominica is survived by her beloved brother, Frank Papa, her nieces, Jean Sosnicki & Cherilyn Weiger, her nephews; David Papa, Danny Papa, John Guy Papa, her great nieces & nephews; Danielle, Jesse, Marissa, Julianne and Jessica. She is predeceased by her brother, John Papa and her nephew, Francis Papa.
Family will receive friends on Friday from 3:00 to 7:00pm for Memorial Visitation. There will be a 6:30pm Prayer Service (offered by Fr. Peter Kozioliewicz from the Church of Saint Mary) in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford.
Cremation was private.