Joan P. Carrillo of Milford, Pa., dies at age 84

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Joan P. Carrillo of Milford, Pa., passed away Sunday, May 5, 2019, in Port Jervis, N.Y. She was 84.

Daughter of Alfred and Doris Slater Sherman, she was born in Bellville, N.J., on Aug. 2, 1934.

Joan retired as a clerk from Flintkote Tile Co. in East Rutherford, N.J., after many years of dedicated service. She was a faithful member of Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in East Rutherford.

She was an avid Bingo player and was known as the “Bingo Queen.”

She married Anthony T. Carrillo who pre-deceased her.

She is survived by her brother, Alfred Sherman of Forked River, N.J.; nephews, Wayne Mathews and his wife, Betty, of Milford, Pa., Rhys Mathews and his wife, Doreen, of Fairlawn, N.J., and Chris Sherman and his wife, Danielle, of Toms River, N.J.; nieces, Rhyanne Hudson and her husband, Tommy, of Westford, Mass., Cheryl Bensley and her husband. Charles of Palm Coast, Fla., and Judy Sherman of Vermont.

Private interment took place at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Port Jervis.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Tribute Program, P.O. Box. 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN. 38101-9908.

Arrangements were made by the Knight-Auchmoody Funeral Home, Port Jervis.

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