Born in Perth Amboy to the late Joseph and Rose (Czimber) Karolye, she lived in Woodbridge for the past 55 years.
She worked as a cafeteria worker for the Woodbridge Township Board of Education for 25 years before her 1995 retirement, according to the obituary.
She was also a member of the Most Holy Name of Jesus Parish-Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church in
"She was predeceased by her son Brian Ferrigno, her
sister Irene Emery and seven brothers Arnold, Joseph, Geza, Frank,
George, Louis and John. Margaret is survived by her beloved husband of
fifty-seven years, Thomas Ferrigno, her loving daughter Sheila Higgins
and husband Donald of Union Beach, her sister Helen Terebush of
Somerset, her brother Andrew Karolye of Hampton, NJ, her two dear
granddaughters and many nieces and nephews," according to her obituary.
Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Mitruska Funeral Home, located at 531 New
Brunswick Ave., Fords. Interment will follow in the Our Lady of Hungary
Visitation hours will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.