Joan Cianci (Joan M. Rainiero)
Joan M.Cianci passed away peacefully on Monday, Dec.4, 2017 after a
short illness. She had just celebrated her 90th birthday on October
19th. She was the daughter of William and Margaret DeFiore Rainiero.
Joan was a graduate of Harrison High School and went on to work for NBW
Bank for many years as well as for the Town of Harrison. She continued
her career and retired from the Continental Baking Company as Benefits
Manager. Joan was a life long parishoner of St.Gregory the Great Church
and a very active member of Harrison Seniors.
She is predeceased by her husband, Harry A.(Rico) Cianci. She is
survived by her three loving children, Charles Cianci (Julie), Margaret
Favata (Steve) and Joanne Alvarado (Jorge). She leaves behind 10
grandchildren, Catherine, Jorge, James, Richard, Brigida, Maggie, Lisa,
DJ, Steven and Michelle as well as 3 great-grandchildren, Marco, Joseph
Joan is also survived by her sister Connie D'Agostino and brother Joseph
Rainiero (Dorothy) and many loving nieces and nephews.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and playing cards with her
friends at the Senior Center.
Per her final wishes there will be a memorial mass celebrated in her
honor on Sat.,Dec.16th at 11am at St.Gregory the Great Church.
In lieu of flowers please donate to your favorite charity in her memory.