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Joan Elizabeth (DeWitt) Taskowitz

August 10, 1946 ~ June 1, 2022 (age 75)


Joan Elizabeth Taskowitz, 75 of Jackson, passed from this life peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Wednesday, June 1, 2022.  Joan was born in Manhattan, New York on August 10, 1946 to the late John and Alice DeWitt.  She was a loving wife, devoted mother and grandmother.  She loved her family above all else. But treated everyone she knew as family.  She was very friendly, nurturing and loved children.  She would often be found talking with someone or doing her genealogy.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. 


Joan is predeceased by her parents, John DeWitt; Alice Burk DeWitt; and husband, William Taskowitz.


Joan is survived by her sons, Richard Taskowitz; Shawn Taskowitz; Beau Taskowitz; daughter, Kathy Laskowsky; brother, Robert DeWitt; sisters, Geraldine Ruby; Patricia Shaw; Linda Polumbo; grandchildren, Courtney Taskowitz; Drew Anderson; Matthew Taskowitz; and Alayna Taskowitz.


The family will receive friends and relatives on Sunday  June 5, 2022 from 2pm to 6pm at Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals DeBow Chapel, 150 W. Veterans Blvd. Jackson, NJ.


All Commital services will be held privately


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June 5, 2022

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals- DeBow Chapel
150 West Veterans Highway

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