Concetta A. Goldman, age 78, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at her home. She was born in Pen Argyl , PA and lived in Watchung before moving to Boca Raton, FL.
Mrs. Goldman was a homemaker who loved to be with her family.
She was a classically trained pianist, had a passion for cooking and baking and loved her 2 cats.
Mrs. Goldman was very philanthropic having sponsored a family of eight in Rwanda. She provided food, clothing, housing and education for many years.
Surviving are her husband, Mark Goldman; her son, Eric Goldman and his wife, Kim; her daughter, Jacqueline Cocchiere; her grandchildren, James, Kayla, Jennifer and Lauren and her siblings, James Caporaso and Angela Pratt. She is also survived by her family in Rwanda.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday from 4 to 8 pm at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung. Funeral services will begin at 9 am on Thursday at the funeral home followed by a 10:00 am Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Stony Hill Church. Entombment will be at Somerset Hills Memorial Park.
Memorial donations may be made to The Community Food Bank of Hillside, 31 Evans Terminal, Hillside, NJ 07205 or to the VNA of Somerset Hills, 200 Mt. Airy Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920.