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On behalf of Share The Blessings, we would like to honor those that have served with us and was a great p​art this Ministry.  We thank God  for all of their time and efforts to the organization and in helping those in need. We are so grateful for their lives and we'll definitely miss them. 


Highlighting Joan Frances Howarth's Life:

Joan Frances Howarth passed away on May 20, 2019 in her home with her family by her side. Joan Frances was born on December 9, 1930 in Irvington. Joan lived the first half of her life in Scotch Plains, NJ before she and Jack relocated to sunny Port Charlotte, FL. Joan was a dedicated and active volunteer in many organizations including Share The Blessings Ministry, where she served as a Board member since the organization was first established in 2010. In addition, she also volunteered with Bayfront Hospital, Florida Special Olympics, the Democratic Club of Scotch Plains and multiple PTA groups, and acted as a Cub Scout leader and volunteer at the Church of St. Bartholomew the Apostle in Scotch Plains, NJ. She was a member of Zonta International for 33 years. She brought caring and energy to all those she met.

Highlighting Bibi Gafoor's Life:

Bibi Gafoor passed away on March 4, 2021. She was born on August 6,1956 in British Guiana.

Bibi was a dedicated and active Board Member to Share The Blessings Ministry since 2012. Whenever there was a call to help, Bibi was there. She was a long time employee of the Sun Herald Newspaper. Bibi was also a volunteer with the Homeless Coalition and many other organizations

Bibi’s sunny, infectious laugh and outgoing personality made her a friend to everyone. She was a real salesperson and could, “Sell Ice to an Eskimo”.

Bibi’s will be missed by all who knew her.

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