Lorrie Zurich (nee Anderson), 63, Montvale passed away peacefully at home with her loving family at her side after a 30+ year journey battling breast and ovarian cancer. She leaves behind her loving husband of 40 years George, daughters Heather (Diomede) and Monica (Cirieco), their husbands Steven Diomede and Jordan Cirieco, and son Stephen with girlfriend Marissa Bonanno. Lorrie also leaves two loving grandchildren Cooper and Kaia Cirieco, siblings Vivian Paulter, Doug Anderson, Donna Jablonski, and twelve nephews and nieces. She was pre-deceased by her parents Johanna and Jack Anderson. Lorrie was born in New York City, raised in Hillsdale, attended St John’s Academy and Pascack Valley High School.
After graduating high school, Lorrie spent most of her career in executive administrative positions with Federal Paper Board, Friendly Ice-Cream Corporation and Cooper Industries. She later worked as an aid for St Paul’s Episcopal Church Montvale, retiring as a beloved Memorial Elementary School crossing guard in 2020. The family will receive their relatives and friends at Becker Funeral Home, 219 Kinderkamack Road, Westwood, NJ on Friday from 11AM-2PM and 4-8PM. The Memorial Service celebrating Lorrie’s life will be held at the funeral home on Saturday at 11AM.