Agnes (D'Amelio) AversaDecember 19, 1928 ~ July 21, 2017 (age 88)
Agnes Aversa, 88, of Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, July 21, 2017. She was born Agnes D'Amelio on December 19, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York, where she was raised. On April 19, 1953, Agnes and her husband, Augustine, fondly known as "Gus", were married and began their lives together in Brooklyn. In 1960, they moved to Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey to raise their family. Shortly after in 1961, Agnes and Gus opened Mike's Sub Shop in Keyport, New Jersey, which is still owned and operated by the Aversa family today.
She was predeceased by her parents, Nicholas and Theresa (Casperino) D'Amelio and four siblings. Agnes is survived by her beloved and devoted husband of 64 years, Augustine "Gus" Aversa, her loving sons, Paul Aversa and his wife, Colleen, of Matawan, New Jersey, and Augustine Aversa and his wife, Lisa, of Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, her dear brother, Alesio D'Amelio, her adoring sister, Mary Guzzardo, and her cherished grandchildren, Danielle Jones and her husband, Michael, Amanda Aversa and her wife, Tammy Aversa, Gus Aversa, Marissa Aversa, and Riley Aversa. She will be deeply missed, but never forgotten.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM and Wednesday morning, July 26, 2017 from 10:00 to 10:45 AM at the Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A Prayer service will be offered at the funeral home on Wednesday morning at approximately 10:45 AM. Interment will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery, 360 Broadway, Keyport, New Jersey 07735. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.