Monica Jo Imerese-Harvey, 42 of Niagara Falls, NY passed away on Thursday May 12, 2011. Born in Niagara Falls, NY, she was the daughter of Stephen J. (Donna A.) Imerese, and Josephine (late Don) Robinson both of Niagara Falls, NY.
Monica was a lifelong resident of Niagara Falls. She attended local schools including the former Trott Vocational High School and Niagara County Community College where she earned a nursing degree. Monica worked as a registered home healthcare nurse for various agencies in the Niagara Falls area. She also was a sales representative for Avon products. In her leisure time, Monica enjoyed crocheting and traveling bust above all, she devoted her life to her son Michael.
In addition to her parents, Monica is survived by her husband Michael Harvey and her son Michael S. Harvey both of Niagara Falls, NY, one sister Stephanie (Imerese) (Patrick M.) Moss of Grand Island, NY, one brother, Jason (Stephanie) Imerese of Niagara Falls, NY, and was predeceased by a brother Stephen Imerese IV. She was the granddaughter of Stephen F. (late Mona G.) Imerese of Niagara Falls, NY, Gretchen (late Anthony) DeBartels of North Carolina, and is also survived by a niece, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be held on Monday from 4-8 p.m. at the M.J. COLUCCI AND SON NIAGARA FUNERAL CHAPEL 2730 MILITARY ROAD NIAGARA FALLS, NY where funeral services will begin on Tuesday May 17th at 11:15 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12 Noon in Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 27th Street and Independence Ave. Niagara Falls, NY with Rev. Stewart Lindsay O.S.F.S. officiating. If desired memorial offerings may be made to Donate Life, Upstate New York Transplant Services, 110 Broadway Buffalo, NY 14203.Visit