66, of Bayonne, passed away with her family by her side on September 3, 2017 at Jersey City Medical Center. “Kathy,” as she was known by all, was born in Jersey City and has resided most of her life in Bayonne. She was employed as a clerk for the Inserra Shoprite Supermarket in Bayonne for 17 years prior to her retirement in 2008. Kathy was predeceased by her parents, William and Margaret (nee Callan) Garrison and her siblings, Regina Knueppel and Ronald and Richard Garrison. Left to cherish her legacy are her husband of 49 years, Juan Matos; 2 daughters, Debra Wagner and her husband Stanley; Kelly Ann Matos and her longtime companion Frank Giordano; her son John Matos and his wife Michele; 5 grandchildren, David Jessica, Kathleen, Shannon and Matthew and 1 great-grandchild Christian. Funeral arrangements by DWORZANSKI & SON Funeral Home, 20 E. 22nd St.