Talasco, Karen L. 50, on July 18, 2017. Born in Paterson, Ms. Talasco resided in Riverdale for 8 yrs. coming from Bloomingdale. She had been employed as a secretary for Becton Dickinson, Franklin Lakes. She is survived by her father, Joseph Talasco of Ellenville, NY, one sister, Pamela Talsco of West Yellowstone, MT and her companion, Brett Monson of Riverdale. She was predeceased by her mother, Pat Talasco (Reardon). Funeral Visitation Monday 10- 11 AM at Richards Funeral Home, Inc., 4 Newark-Pompton Turnpike, Riverdale. Funeral Service 11 AM. Interment, Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa.