Tara Scarponi - Danniballe
NJ Lic. No. 4981
Tara graduated from North Hunterdon High School in 2003. She is also a graduate of Monmouth University with a degree in Psychology, and a minor in Biology. She also graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, NJ in 2010 with dual MBA degrees in Management and Entrepreneurial Studies. In 2011, Tara graduated from Northampton Community College with her degree in Funeral Service.
Tara also graduated from Dawn to Dusk Professional Makeup School, receiving her Makeup Artist certification in October of 2005. Her and her husband are also members of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in Annandale, NJ. In addition, Tara assists the local coordinator at the Lebanon Borough Office of Emergency Management. Tara is also a member of BW NICE (Business Women Networking Involving Charity and Education). Tara served two terms as president of Tri-County Funeral Directors Association, encompasing Hunterdon, Warren and Sussex counties.
Tara is the daughter of Vincent and Shirley Scarponi and she lived at the funeral homes for her entire childhood; until the summer of 2010 when her and her husband bought their own home in Stewartsville, NJ. She helps her father with the daily operations at the funeral home.
Tara and Anthony were married on April 20, 2012 at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Hampton, NJ, then they enjoyed their reception at Pleasantdale Chateau in West Orange. They were very thankful and blessed to have their family and friends celebrate their love for one another! Tara and Anthony have two beautiful girls, Gabriella Valentina (age 5) and Lucia Maria who was born in October 2018.
To view a short video from Tara and Anthony's wedding, click here.