~~Doris Ann Vecchione of Springfield passed away on October 25, 2016. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. James the Apostle Church, 45 S. Springfield Ave in Springfield on Wednesday, November 2nd at 10:00am. Interment will follow at Hollywood Memorial Park. Friends are invited to visit at Bradley, Smith & Smith, 415 Morris Ave in Springfield on Tuesday from 4 to 9pm.
Born in Perth Amboy, the daughter of William Freedman and Irene Drost, Doris had also lived in the Fords section of Woodbridge, Edison and Elizabeth before moving to Springfield in 1973.
She was a graduate of Edison High School as well as the New Bunswick Beauty School. Doris worked for over 20 years at various positions with Paychex in both Piscataway and Kenilworth.
She was an Avon Lady for many years and enjoyed attending plays and concerts.
Doris was the beloved wife of 47 years to John. She was the loving mother of Christopher and his wife Lisa. She is also survived by her cherished grandson Justin Traver, sister Dolores Lucska and nephew Brett Lucska. Donations in Doris’s memory may be made to the Vietnam Veterans of America., 8719 Colesville Rd, Suite 100, Silver Springs, MD 20910