Miscellaneous Bergen County, New Jersey Obituaries

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Tuesday, April 6, 1999

EDNA MILDRED WETZEL BARRETT of New Milford died Sunday. She was a parishioner of Ascension R.C. Church, New Milford. Arrangements: Boulevard Funeral Home, New Milford.
 

RALPH BASELICE, 83, of Paramus, formerly of Fort Lee,died Sunday. He was an Army veteran of World War II. Arrangements:C.C. Van Emburgh Funeral Home, Ridgewood.
 

MARGARET MARY DILLON BERNSTEIN,87, ofMahwah died Monday. She was born in Ireland. Before retiring in 1974, she worked for Avon Products, Suffern, N.Y., for 25 years. Arrangements: Van Emburgh-Sneider Funeral Home, Ramsey.
 

MARY Y. BROWNLEE, of Brooksville, Fla., formerly of Maywood, died Thursday. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
 

HELEN L. CAREY, 74, of Emerson died Monday. She had been a self-employed general insurance broker in Brooklyn. Previously, she worked for S. S. Pierce Corp. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
 

PETER S. CARUSO, 78, of Wood-Ridge died Monday. Before retiring in 1996, he was a self-employed printer for 45 years. He was a member of First Reformed Church, Hasbrouck Heights, where he was a deacon and an elder. Arrangements: Hennessey-Powell Funeral Home, Hasbrouck Heights.
 

DOROTHY L. CATANIA, 78, of Bogota died Sunday. She was a parishioner of St. Joseph R.C. Church, Bogota. Arrangements: Petrik Funeral Home, Bogota.
 

LEONARD CEPPAGLIA, 52, of West New York died Saturday. He was a manager at Park Cafe and a former owner of Club Victor's, both in West New York. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of Local 66 of Operation Engineers of New Jersey. Arrangements: Vainieri Funeral Home, North Bergen.
 

ROSALIA CAMPISI COSTA, 93, of Lincoln Park died Sunday. Born in Sicily, she came to the United States in 1948. Arrangements: Keri Memorial Funeral Home, Lincoln Park.
 

ANGELO COZZA, 81, of Wood-Ridge died Monday. He was born in Italy. Before retiring in 1980, he was a tool and die maker for Crown Cork & Seal, Ridgefield Park. He was a Coast Guard veteran of World War II. He was a parishioner of Assumption R.C. Church, Wood-Ridge. He was a member of the American Legion, the Social Club, and the Contemporary Club, all in Wood-Ridge. Arrangements: Kohler Funeral Home, Wood-Ridge.
 
 

TERESA CURRY EARLEY of Raleigh, N.C., formerly of Englewood, died Sunday. Arrangements: Barrett Funeral Home, Tenafly.
 

SHARON ANN MANN FRANCIS, 51, of Hackensack died Friday. She was a unit clerk for Barnert Hospital, Paterson. She was a member of Madison Avenue Christian Reformed Church, Paterson. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.
 

ELIZABETH FREY of New Milford died Sunday. Arrangements: Boulevard Funeral Home, New Milford.
 

PAULINE D. FUHR, 91, of River Vale, formerly of Cliffside Park, died Thursday. She was a member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Westwood. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
 

LOUISE KELLEY GOAR, 72, of Paterson died Friday. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Paterson. She was past treasurer for the Roberta Johnson Guild and a former den mother for the Cub Scouts. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.
 

GAIL A. HANNA, 58, of the High Bar Harbor section of Long Beach, formerly of Edgewater, died Saturday. Before retiring, she was a registered nurse at Hackensack Hospital, where she worked for 20 years. She was a helper for the New Jersey Chapter of Alpha I and participated in its on-line chat room. She was a member of Edgewater Presbyterian Church. Arrangements: Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home, Landing. 

JAMES PHILLIP "JACK" JETER, 68, of Paterson died Sunday. Before retiring, he was a manager at Ames Metal Moulding Co., Saddle Brook, where he worked for 40 years. He was a Marine veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the First AME Zion Church, where he was a Sunday school teacher and former member of its board of trustees. He was a member of the NAACP and AARP. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.
 

M. EDWARD JORDAN, 63, of Toms River, formerly of Ringwood, died Sunday. He had been a computer programmer for Parents Magazine, Bergenfield, where he worked for 13 years. Subsequently, he had been a home health aid for Kare Medical, Lakewood. He was an Army veteran. Arrangements: Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, Toms River.
 

ANIELA IWANICKI KUZEMCZAK, 75, of Clifton died Monday. Born in Ukraine, she came to the United States in 1966. Before retiring 14 years ago, she was a seamstress for Bari Inc., Passaic, where she worked for 20 years. She was a member of St. Nicolas Ukranian Catholic Church, Passaic, and a member of its Pierogi Makers Club. Arrangements: Lakeview Memorial Home, Clifton.
 

MARIE LANGIERI MANZETTI, 67, of Saddle Brook, formerly of Garfield, died Sunday. She was the violations clerk at the Municipal Court in Saddle Brook. She was a parishioner of St. Philip the Apostle R. C. Church, Saddle Brook. Arrangements: Edward F. Kugler Community Home for Funerals, Saddle Brook.
 
 

WILLIAM F. McCANN, 69, of Paramus, formerly of Passaic, died Monday. Before retiring, he was a stereotyper for the New York Post, New York City. He was an Air Force National Guard veteran. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Visitation R.C. Church, Paramus. Arrangements: Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Paramus.
 

JOHN D. McCREA, 79, of Lyndhurst died Sunday. Before retiring in 1981, he was a sheet metal worker for Square "D" Electric, Secaucus, where he worked for 25 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Lyndhurst United Methodist Church. He was a member of Lyndhurst Masonic Club. He was a past president of the Craftsman Club and a member of Masonic Lodge 271, both in North Arlington. Arrangements: Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, Lyndhurst.
 

A. ROBERT MILTON, 71, of Bergenfield died Sunday. Before retiring in 1984, he was an engineer for AT&T, White Plains, N.Y. Arrangements: Riewerts Memorial Home, Bergenfield.
 

HELEN MISKOVSKY, 82, of Passaic died Monday. Before retiring, she was a counter for the E-Z-Do Co., Garfield. She was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Polish National Catholic Church, Passaic. Arrangements: Powell-Marrocco Funeral Home, Passaic.
 

ANTOINETTE SPINELLO MORMINO, 71, of Oradell died Sunday. She was a cook for River Dell Middle School, Oradell, where she worked for 35 years. She was a parishioner of St. Joseph R.C. Church, Oradell. Arrangements: Volk-Leber Funeral Home, Oradell.
 

MURIEL OTNER NORMAN, 86, of Englewood died Saturday. Arrangements: Wien & Wien, Hackensack.
 

ROBERT PARKER of New Milford died Saturday. Arrangements: Boulevard Funeral Home, New Milford.
 

SAMUEL A. PRATT, 79, of North Bergen died Sunday. He was born in Northern Ireland. Before retiring, he was a former dean of the Fine & Performing Arts School at Montclair State College, Montclair. Previously, he was founding dean of Fairleigh Dickinson University's Madison campus. He was a member of the Common-Interest Homeowners Coalition. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Arrangements: Leber Funeral Home, Union City.
 

JOHN EDWARD PRICE, 70, of Englewooddied Sunday. Before retiring in 1992, he owned and operated Price's Taxi, Englewood, for 20 years. He was a former member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, Englewood. He was a member of AARP, Englewood. Arrangements: Nesbitt Funeral Home, Englewood.
 

CHARLOTTE L. PRITCHARD, 87, of Berkeley Township, formerly of Union City, died Sunday. Before retiring in 1972, she was a registered nurse for Montclair State College, where she worked for 20 years. She was an Army veteran of World War II. She was a member of the American Association of University Women, Montclair. She was a member of Guiding Star Chapter 36, Order of the Eastern Star, Cliffside Park. She was a member of American Legion Post 33, North Bergen. She was a graduate of Jersey City State College and Montclair State College.. Arrangements: Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home, Toms River.
 
 

ROBERT MICHAEL RENO, 33, of Clifton died Sunday. He was a parishioner of St. Paul R.C. Church, Clifton. He was a member of the Clifton Moose Lodge. Arrangements: Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, Van Houten Avenue., Clifton.
 

PATRICIA "PAT" ROSENBLUM RIZZO of Fort Lee died Sunday. Before retiring in 1985, she was a registrar of vital statistics and secretary for the Board of Health in Fort Lee, where she worked for 25 years. She was a former Republican committeewoman. Arrangements: Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home, Fort Lee.
 

LESTER JAMES "RUTT" SHEPPARD, 57, of Elizabeth,formerly of Passaic,died Saturday. He worked for Raybestos Co., Passaic, and was a truck driver for Tony Food Inc., South Hackensack, where he worked for 13 years. He was a former member of Union Baptist Church, Passaic. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Passaic.
 

ELEANOR S. STAATS, 80, of Paramus, formerly of Union City, died Monday. Before retiring, she was a wirer for Western Electric Co., Kearny. She was a member of the Stanley Homes Pioneers Club, East Rutherford, and the Bergen County Brownstone Quilters. She was a parishioner of Annunciation R.C. Church, Paramus. Arrangements: Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Paramus.
 

PAUL ST. MAURO of Lyndhurst died Sunday. He had been vice president of traffic engineering and safety for the New Jersey Auto Club, Wayne, where he worked for 50 years. He was affiliated with several police organizations. An Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, he was also a member of Amvets Post 20, Lyndhurst. Arrangements: Nazare Funeral Home, Lyndhurst.
 

SUSANNA J. STRUBLE, 84, of Westwood died Sunday. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
 

BRUNO JOHN VENUSTI, 79, of Park Ridge died Monday. Before retiring, he worked for Excelsior Window Display Co., Belleville. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Jedh Barker American Legion Post. He was also a member of Local 19 Display Union, the Paramus Country Club, the Emerson Country Club, and the Pascack Brook Country Club, River Vale. Arrangements: Robert Spearing Funeral Home, Park Ridge.
 

GARY CHARLES VERBEKE, 42, of Hawthorne, died Sunday. He had worked for Safeway Moving Co., Waldwick. Previously, he worked for Derbyshire Moving, Wyckoff. Arrangements: Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, Hawthorne.
 

LAMONT "LASHAWN" WILSON, 35, of Paterson died Saturday. He worked for Burger King, Saddle Brook. He was a member of Community Baptist Church of Love, Paterson. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.
 

JOSEPH RICHARD WITTERSCHEIN, 77, of Jersey City died Monday. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. Arrangements: Diffily Funeral Home, Rutherford.
 

Wednesday, April 7, 1999

WILLIAM J. ADAMS of Hackensack died Monday. He was an installer for Commercial Van and Truck Equipment, South Hackensack. Arrangements: Earl I. Jones Funeral Home, Hackensack.
 

JENNIE BRISCOLINA, 92, of Hackensack died Tuesday. Before retiring in 1968, she was buttonhole operator for the International Ladies' Garment Workers Union at Regal Sportogs , Hackensack, where she worked for 24 years. She was a parishioner of St. Francis R.C. Church, Hackensack. Arrangements: G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Home, Hackensack.
 

PATRICA ANN BUCHANAN, 54, of Wanaque died Monday. A banking professional for 37 years, she was an assistant to the vice president of Summit Bank, Butler. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church in Ringwood and its choir. She also was a member of the Harmony Singers, Wayne. Arrangements: M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. 
 

SETTIMO "SAM" D'AMICO, 88, of Slate Hill, N.Y., formerly of Bergenfield, died Tuesday. He was born in Italy. He had been a foreman for the U.S. Postal Service in Edgewater. Arrangements: Applebee McPhillips Funeral Home, Middletown, N.Y.
 

CONCETTA BEATRICE DENNY, 78, of New Windsor, N.Y., formerly of Wood-Ridge, died Sunday. Before retiring in 1970, she owned Connie's Gift Shop, Hoboken. Arrangements: Kohler Funeral Home, Wood-Ridge.
 

ENES P. LIDOLI FANNING of Oradell died Monday. Before retiring last year, she was a secretary for Bonaldi Agency, where she worked for 10 years. She was a parishioner of St. Joseph R.C. Church, Oradell, and a member of its Social Concerns Committee and Renew small groups. She was a volunteer for St. Joseph School for the Blind, Jersey City. Arrangements: Volk-Leber Funeral Home, Oradell.
 

ANNA Y. FUREY, 90, of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., formerly of Fair Lawn, died Monday. She had been a parishioner of St. Catharine R.C. Church, Glen Rock. Arrangements: Aycock Funeral Home, Jupiter, Fla.
 

MARY NUTILE GIANNELLI, 97, of Hawthorne died Tuesday. Born in Italy, she came to the United States in 1917. Before retiring, she was a weaver in the Paterson textile industry for 20 years. She was a parishioner of St. Anthony R.C. Church, Hawthorne. She was a member of Eranova, Paterson. Arrangements: Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, Hawthorne.
 

JAMES GLASS, 73, of West Melbourne, Fla., formerly of Rutherford and Wayne, died Mar. 29. Before retiring, he worked for Metropolitan Savings Bank, Denville. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was past commander of American Legion Post 109, Rutherford, and American Legion of Bergen County. He was state vice commander of American Legion of New Jersey. Arrangements: Collins-Calhoun Funeral Home, Rutherford.
 

ELMA LILLIAN GUNNERSEN GOULD of Pompton Lakes died Tuesday. Before retiring in 1975, she worked for the manufacturing department of Schering-Plough Corp., Union, for 20 years. Arrangements: McCracken Funeral Home, Union.
 

GEORGE JOSEPHS, 73, of Teaneck died Monday. Before retiring in 1990, he was an international director for Liberty Fabrics, New York City, where he worked for 35 years. Subsequently, he worked for Josephs and Josephs, Newark. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Jewish Center and the Jewish War Veterans, both in Teaneck; the United Jewish Appeal, and the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith. He was active with Israeli Bonds and the J.N.F.-Boys Town of Jerusalem. Arrangements: Gutterman-Musicant, Hackensack.
 

MARGARET KOCSES, 70, of Toms River, formerly of Paterson, died Tuesday. She was a parishioner of St. Paul R.C. Church, Prospect Park. Arrangements: Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, Lakehurst.
 

LINDA ANN "LYNNE" LIPTAK LANCASTER, 39, of Wyckoff, formerly of Fair Lawn, died Monday. She was a parishioner of St. Elizabeth R.C. Church, Wyckoff, and was active with its Gather the Children Program. She was an assistant den mother for the Sicomac School Tiger Cubs and a class mother at the Care-a-lot Pre-School, Wyckoff. Arrangements: Vander Plaat Funeral Home, Wyckoff.
 

TED LUKASIEWSKI SR., 81, of Paramus died Tuesday. Before retiring, he was a truck driver for Coger Farm, Wallington. An Air Force veteran of World War II, he was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6699, Paramus. He was a parishioner of Annunciation R.C. Church, Paramus. Arrangements: Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Paramus.
 

EUGENE W. LUPETIN, 57, of Leonia and Beach Haven West, died Monday. Before retiring, he was a food salesman. He was a National Guard veteran. Arrangements: A.K. Macagna Funeral Home, Cliffside Park.
 

ALICE HARRISON McCLARY, 82, of Passaic, formerly of Hackensack, died Sunday. She was a member of Varick Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church, Hackensack, and was a member of its Daughters of Conference. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Passaic.
 

CHARLES A. MEUNIER, 88, of Clifton died Monday. He was born in Canada. Before retiring in 1973, he owned Meunier's Auto Service, Clifton, which he founded in 1939. He was a member and former deacon of Lakeview Heights Reformed Church, Clifton. Arrangements: Allwood Funeral Home, Clifton.
 

LESTER L. MOISE, 70, of Bergenfield, formerly of Maywood, died Monday. He owned Max Machine Co. and Lester L. Moise & Son, Fairview, for 45 years. He was also an embroidery machinist. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a parishioner of St. John R.C. Church, Bergenfield. He was a member of the Palisades Power Squadron and Matt Talbot Group 8, Maywood. He was a former chairman for Boy Scouts Troop 14, Maywood. Arrangements: Volk-Leber Funeral Home, Teaneck.
 

KATHERINE MAIDA MOLE, 94, of Clifton, formerly of Passaic, died Tuesday. She was born in Italy. She had been a trimmer at Sandy's Dress Shop, Passaic. She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart R.C. Church, Clifton. Arrangements: Intelisano-Scarpa Funeral Home, Clifton.
 
 

JOSEPH W. NATOLI, 78, of Fort Lee, formerly of North Bergen, died Tuesday. Before retiring, he was a self-employed advertising executive for Merchandising Display Corp., Englewood. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Libera R. C. Church, West New York, where he was a member of the Holy Name Society. He was a member of Knights of Columbus Barrett Council, West New York. He was a volunteer for Bergen County Special Education School, Rockleigh. Arrangements: Vainieri Funeral Home, North Bergen.
 

HELEN E. DUDA POWERS, 81, of Tenafly died Monday. She had been an office manager for Ember Products, Totowa (formerly of Leonia). Arrangements: Barrett Funeral Home, Tenafly.
 

JOHN WILLIAM RAINERI, 77, of Clifton died Monday. Before retiring, he owned Raineri Service and Towing, Passaic. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mount Carmel R. C. Church, Passaic, where he was a member and past president of the Holy Name Society. He was a member of the Wolverines Social Club, Unico, both in Passaic, and the Clifton Elks. Arrangements: Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, Van Houten Avenue, Clifton.
 

LUIGI RUSSO, 94, of Prospect Park died Tuesday. Born in Italy, he came to the United States in 1921. Before retiring, he was a textile worker for Franklin Finishing, Paterson. He was a parishioner of St. Paul R. C. Church, Prospect Park. He was a member of Dyers Local 1733, Cilentano Club, both in Paterson, and the Seniors, Prospect Park. Arrangements: Scillieri Hawthorne Memorial Home, Hawthorne.
 

FRIEDA MEYER SANDRI, 88, of Ridgefield Park died Monday. She was the proprietor of Oscar's Delicatessen, Ridgefield Park, where she worked for 12 years. She was a member of the Woman's Club and Fire Department Hose Company 3 Auxiliary, both in Ridgefield Park, and the AARP, Hackensack. She was a charter member of the Civic Center, Ridgefield Park. Arrangements: Vorhees Funeral Home, Ridgefield Park.
 

ARTHUR G. SPEIGHT, 77, of Totowa died Monday. Before retiring in 1982, he worked for Bogue Electric Co., Paterson. Arrangements: Bizub-Parker Funeral Home, Little Falls.
 

WILLIAM R. SYBESMA, 78, of Glen Rock, formerly of North Haledon, died Tuesday. He was the founder of Business Service Agency, Wayne, which he owned for 40 years, retiring in 1998. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Cedar Hill Christian Reformed Church and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9782, North Haledon. He was past president of Independent Insurance Agents of Passaic County, the Passaic County Board of Realtors, and Multiple Listing Service of Northern New Jersey. Arrangements: Vander Plaat Funeral Home, Wyckoff.


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