A virtual gathering and service will be held on Sunday, December 27 starting at 6 p.m. Please check the funeral home obituary site for login information and to leave condolences.
Born in Orange, Mrs. Kirby was a lifelong resident of Verona. She graduated from Verona High School and raised her family in Verona, alongside her husband of 56 years, the late Blake T. Kirby.
Mrs. Kirby was predeceased by her husband Blake; her daughter, Robin Kirby; her parents, Bill and Alice (nee Stagg) Fitzgerald; her father and mother-in-law, Dow and Elizabeth (nee Masterton) Kirby; her sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Joe Stivala.
She is survived by her loving children, Patricia Kirby-Bevilacqua (and her husband, Daniel), Elizabeth Bravette (and her husband, Brian) and Blake Kirby, Jr. (and his wife, Amy). She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Jaime Carlucci (and her husband, Rob), Brett Kolich (and his fiancee, Melissa), James Crawford, Sean Crawford, Emma Kirby, Paige Kirby, Larisa Bravette (and her husband, Lenny); great-grandchildren, Olivia Carlucci, Bowie Kolich and Charlotte Blake Kolich; brothers, Bill Fitzgerald (and his wife, Jodi) and Dick Fitzgerald (and his wife, Kathy) and many nieces and nephews.
Along with her family, she had a passion for all things Bingo.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Verona Rescue Squad, 12 Church Street, Verona, NJ 07044 would be appreciated.