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Joan M. (Kelly) Serafini
October 9, 1935 ~ December 15, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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Joan M. Serafini, 88, of East Greenbush passed away Friday, December 15th 2023, at St Peter's Hospital
Joan was born October 9, 1935, the daughter of John and Anne Kelly.
Joan was a Registered Nurse for many years. She was a Eucharistic minister for St. John The Evangelist and volunteered at the St Mary of the Assumption soup kitchen and was member of the Ladies of Charity and the Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary #20. She attended prayer groups at St Cyril's and St. Mary's church's. She loved to bake and spend time making deep loving connections with her family, friends and God. Joan loved the neighborhood children and was always spreading love and joy, putting others before herself.
Survivors include her children, Paul (Wife Ruth) Serafini, Joseph Serafini Jr., and Elaine Serafini; a sister, Sharon Grogan (Bing); her grandchildren, Nicholas, Marie, Gizmo and Simba, whom she is extremely proud of; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph Serafini.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Thursday, December 28, 2023 at 11am at Saints John and Andrew Church in Binghamton. The family will recieve friend from 10am until the time of the mass. Burial will in Calvary Cemetery.
Contributions in Joan's memory may be made to the St. Jude's Children Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 .