Oscar J. Sokoloff, Middlesex County dermatologist
CRANBURY -- Oscar J. "Mike" Sokoloff, 90, died Wednesday at Cranbury
Care and Nursing Center.
Born in New York City, he lived in North Brunswick 20 years and Concordia
in Monroe Township before moving to the nursing center.
He was a dermatologist in New Brunswick 40 years, chief of staff at
St. Peter's Medical Center and chief of dermatology at Middlesex General
After retiring, he was a medical consultant for the state Department
He was an Army Medical Corps veteran of World War II, serving as captain
and caring for troops aboard hospital ships.
He attended Stuyvesant High School, where he was an all-city soccer
goalie and graduated from New York University.
He received a medical degree in dermatology from the University of
Edinburgh, Scotland, and served his residency at Skin and Cancer Hospital,
New York City.
He enjoyed golf.
He is survived by his wife, Lillian Copleman Sokoloff; two sons, Jonathan
Berryhill of Rhinebeck, N.Y., and Michael Sokoloff of Iowa City, Iowa;
two stepsons, Jonathan Epstein of Pennington and Robert Epstein of San
Francisco; a stepdaughter, Judy Gage of Manhattan; and five grandchildren.
Memorial service will be 11:30 a.m. Sunday at M. David DeMarco Funeral
Home, 205 Rhode Hall Road, Monroe.
Cremation was private.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. -- Harry Silver, 94, died Sunday at The Medical
Center at Princeton.
Born in Poland, he moved to the United States in 1948.
He was a Holocaust survivor and spent two years in a displaced persons
camp in Italy.
He was a founding father and first president of Congregation Anshei
Emuna, Delray Beach.
Husband of the late Tanya Feldsher Silver and father of the late Jeanette
Koffler, he is survived by two daughters, Rebecca Notterman of Hightstown,
N.J., and Esther Marton of Reston, Va.; two sons, Morris and Lewis Silver
of New Jersey; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Anshei Emuna, 16189
Jog Road, Delray Beach, Fla. 33442.
Local arrangements are by Glackin/Saul Funeral Home, Hightstown, N.J.
CRANBURY -- Phil Pepperman, 74, died Tuesday at Robert Wood Johnson
University Hospital, New Brunswick.
Born in New York City, he lived in Oceanside, N.Y., before moving to
Cranbury six years ago.
He retired as a certified public accountant with Hallmark Electric
Co. after more than 20 years.
He was a member of B'nai Brith, Knights of Pythias, Brandeis and American
Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Son of the late Louis and Frieda Pepperman, he is survived by his wife,
Elaine Auerbach Pepperman; two sons and daughters-in-law, Lewis and Rita
Pepperman of Pennington and Kenneth and Amy Pepperman of Little Neck, N.Y.;
a daughter and son-in-law, Anita and Chester McMillan of Massapequa Park,
N.Y.; and eight grandchildren, Michael, Jessica, David, Alex and Lauren
Pepperman, Scott, Bonnie and Lisa McMillan.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Orland's Ewing Memorial Chapel,
1534 Pennington Road, Ewing, with Rabbi Lynn Koshner and Cantor David Wisnia
of Har Sinai Temple officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Period of Mourning will be observed Thursday through Sunday at the
Pepperman residence, Pennington, and Monday through Wednesday at the Pepperman
Memorial contributions may be made to Jewish Family and Children's
Services, 707 Alexander Road, Princeton, N.J. 08540 or to a charity of
the donor's choice.
Aaron Nelson Payne
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. -- Aaron Nelson Payne, 21, died April 15 in
Born in Allentown, Pa., he lived there and in Bristol, Pa., before
moving to Fort Walton Beach.
He served in the Navy in the explosive ordnance disposal detachment
unit and was stationed at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida.
He was a 1996 graduate of William Allen High School and a member of
the Navy ROTC.
He is survived by his parents, Charles A. Sr. and Martha M. Payne of
Allentown, Pa.; two brothers, Charles A. Jr. and Travis A. Payne, both
of Allentown, Pa.; a sister, Angela Brooks of Baltimore; a grandfather,
Nelson Boulware of Levittown, Pa.; a great-grandmother; and other relatives.
Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Community Baptist Church, 1493
Ashby Ave., Bristol, Pa., with the Rev. Joseph Wright, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Bristol Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 8:30 a.m. until service at the church.
Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, Trenton.
LAWRENCE -- Mary Murray, 90, died Monday at Capital Health System at
Fuld hospital, Trenton.
Born in Callan, Ireland, she lived in Brooklyn, N.Y. 65 years and Tillson,
N.Y., before moving to New Jersey in 1991.
She was a homemaker.
Daughter of the late James and Linda Collins, wife of the late John
J. Murray and mother of the late Patrick J. Murray, she is survived by
a daughter, Mary B. Kearney of Callan; a daughter-in-law, Helga E. Murray
of Lawrenceville; three grandchildren, Kirsten Howell of Allentown, N.J.,
and James John and Michael Kearney of Callan; and two great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady
of the Rosary Chapel, Morris Hall, 1 Bishops Drive, Lawrenceville.
Burial will be in St. Peter's Cemetery, Rosendale, N.Y.
There will be no calling hours.
Arrangements are by M. William Murphy Funeral Home, Trenton.
OCEANVIEW, Del. -- Karen LaCanna, 52, died Monday at Beebe Medical
Born in Irvington, N.J., she lived in Dunellen, N.J., 22 years before
moving to Oceanview three years ago.
She was a supervisor and labor relations manager for Bell Atlantic,
Newark, retiring in 1996 after 31 years.
Daughter of the late Thomas and Jean Zrinko, she is survived by her
husband of 30 years, Nick LaCanna; a son, Timothy LaCanna of Dunellen,
N.J.; three brothers, Thomas W. Zrinko of North Brunswick, N.J., Russel
E. Zrinko of Levittown, Pa., and Paul J. Zrinko of Lawrenceville, N.J.;
and nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30 a.m. Saturday at St.
Luke's Church, North Plainfield, N.J.
Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Piscataway, N.J.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Friday at Sheenan Funeral Home, 233 Dunellen Ave., Dunellen.
Memorial contributions may be made to Beebe Medical Center Cancer Research,
424 Savannah Road, Lewes, Del. 19958.
Joseph P. Kirlin Jr.
MORRISVILLE, Pa. -- Joseph P. Kirlin Jr., 80, died Wednesday at Capital
Health System at Mercer hospital, Trenton.
Born in Philadelphia, he lived in Collingdale before moving to Morrisville
He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving with the 103rd Infantry
regiment 43rd Division in the Philippines and Japan .
He was honorably discharged in 1946 and assigned to the 304th Civil
Affairs Reserve Unit, serving in several capacities before being inducted
as commander, where he remained until retiring as a colonel in 1973.
He retired as deputy director of management information systems from
Army Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, in 1978 after 15 years and worked
for Sperry Rand and the Quartermaster, Philadelphia.
He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, where he was an
usher and CCD instructor, its Holy Name Society, Knights of Columbus and
as assistant director of Youth Employment Service program.
He attended University of Pennsylvania, took industrial management
classes at Wharton Business School and graduated from LaSalle University
in 1972 with a degree in business administration.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Theresa P. Rice Kirlin; three
daughters and a son-in-law, Theresa Ann and Fred Dallas, Joan M. Graves
and Maureen J. Kirlin; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Joseph Patrick
III and Sue Kirlin, James Joseph Kirlin and Patrick Joseph and Lyn Kirlin;
grandchildren, Freddy, Cindy, Chris and Cori Dallas, Robyn and Mike Fogarty,
Kelly and Rob Scarborough, Kathy, Matt and Jenna Graves, and Katie, Joey,
Lindsay, Ryan and Colleen Kirlin; five great-grandchildren; two brothers,
Harry and William Kirlin of Philadelphia; a sister; Sue Madison of Newtown
Square, Pa.; and other relatives.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 2 p.m. Saturday at St.
John the Evangelist Church, 752 Big Oak Road, Lower Makefield.
Burial will be 9 a.m. Friday in Arlington National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Camilla Hall,
P.O. Box 100, Immaculata, Pa. 19345 or St. Joseph Home, 1436 Lansdowne
Ave., Darby, Pa. 19023.
Arrangements are by Fitzgerald-Sommer Funeral Home, Yardley.
Betty Kerney, wife of former Times publisher
PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Betty Taylor Kerney, 84, died April 14 in Jacksonville.
Born in New York, she lived in Trenton, Bay Head, N.J., and Princeton,
N.J., before moving to Palm Beach in 1970.
She was a real estate agent in Palm Beach.
She was a member of Everglades Club and Royal Poincianna Chapel. She
enjoyed golf and backgammon.
Wife of the late James Kerney Jr., former editor and publisher of The
Times of Trenton, she is survived by a daughter, Mary Arditti of Ponte
Vedra, Fla.; a son, Harrison Taylor Barrow Jr. of Chatham, Mass.; a sister,
Virginia Simonin of Chestnut Hill, Pa.; a brother, W. Scott Taylor III
of Yardley, Pa.; two grandchildren, Elizabeth Arditti of Chicago and Harrison
Taylor Barrow III of Chatham, Mass.
Memorial service will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Lawrenceville School Chapel
with the Rev. Will Waters, chaplain of Lawrenceville School, officiating.
Calling hours will be 3:30 p.m. until service at the chapel.
Burial will be in St. Paul's Cemetery, Princeton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Northeast
Florida, Hadlow Center, 4266 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, Fla. 32257.
Arrangements are by Ivins & Taylor, Trenton.
James R. Gove Sr.
TRENTON -- James R. Gove Sr., 62, died Tuesday at Robert Wood Johnson
University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Fairview Park, Ohio, he lived in Trenton since 1958.
He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean and Vietnam wars, retiring
as staff sergeant after 20 years.
He retired after 17 years from the U.S. Postal Service at the General
Mail Facility, Route 130, Yardville.
He was a member of Catholic War Veterans Holy Cross Post 417, Disabled
American Veterans Post 41 of Hamilton and American Postal Workers Union.
Son of the late Leo A. and Grace A. Wallace Gove and brother of the
late Carl Gove, he is survived by his wife, Ann V. Hancin Gove; three daughters
and a son-in-law, JoAnn M. and Peggy J. Gove of Trenton and Colleen A.
and Robert Pritchard of Edgewater, Md.; two sons and daughters-in-law,
James R. Jr. and Joanne Gove of Morrisville, Pa., and Joseph and Sherl
Gove of Lawrenceville, Ga.; seven grandchildren; two brothers and sisters-in-law,
Charles and Helen Gove, and Michael and Helen Gove, all of Cleveland; six
sisters and five brothers-in-law, Marie Burden, Ruth and Emile Durand,
Leona and Dan Kleckner, Linda and Cleve Kufman, and Rita and Dan Enovich,
all of Cleveland, and Christine and Mark Shenosky of Torrence, Calif.;
and nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be 8 a.m. Saturday at Winowicz Funeral Home, Adeline and
Beatty streets, Trenton.
Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated 9 a.m. at Church of the Holy Cross.
Burial with military honors will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Vigil
Wake service will be 7 p.m. and Disabled American Veterans service will
be 7:15 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Renovation Fund, 201
Adeline St., Trenton, N.J. 08611.
Alice E. Carroll
WRIGHTSTOWN -- Alice E. Carroll, 73, died Tuesday at Buttonwood Hospital,
Born in Memphis, Tenn., she lived in Columbus and Burlington before
moving to Wrightstown 14 years ago.
She was a homemaker. She trained Seeing Eye dogs.
She is survived by her husband, Jesse Carroll; a daughter and son-in-law,
Alice and David Holmes of Cream Ridge; two sons and daughters-in-law, David
and Cindy Carroll of Tabernacle and Andy and Donna Carroll of Wrightstown;
six grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
Funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main
St., New Egypt, with the Rev. Paul Amey officiating.
Burial will be in Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery,
Calling hours will be 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Seeing Eye, P.O. Box 375, Morristown,
William H. Barnard Jr.
HAMILTON -- William H. Barnard Jr., 76, died Wednesday at home.
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong area resident.
He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and an engineer for more
than 40 years.
Son of the late William H. Sr. and Helen Mills Barnard, he is survived
by his wife, Dolores Robbins Barnard; four daughters and sons-in-law, Debbie
and George Tiesmeyer of Cookstown, Michele and John Wollett of Blakeslee,
Pa., Sandy and Ralph Patterson of Hamilton and Alison and Robert Patterson
of Jenkintown, Pa.; a brother and sister-in-law, Raymond and Helen Barnard
of Hamilton Square; 11 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and nieces
Funeral will be private with the Rev. Charles F. Holm, pastor of Pilgrim
Presbyterian Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Colonial Memorial Park, Hamilton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Pilgrim Presbyterian Church,
1599 S. Broad St., Hamilton, N.J. 08610.
Arrangements are by Buklad Memorial Home.
TRENTON -- Antoinette DiDonato Sebastiani, 90, died Wednesday at St.
Francis Medical Center.
Born in Trenton, she was a lifelong area resident.
She was a member of Bethany Presbyterian Church of Trenton.
Daughter of the late Gaetano and Graziella Vosa DiDonato, sister of
the late George, Darwin, Vincent and Stephen DiDonato and wife of the late
Ivo Sebastiani, she is survived by a daughter, Aurora Abatto of Trenton;
two sisters, Bessie Mennella of Trenton and Linda Pintinalli of Lawrenceville;
two brothers and five sisters-in-law, Frank and Mildred DiDonato of West
Trenton, Daniel and Josephine DiDonato of Lawrenceville, Doris DiDonato
of Lawrence, Anna DiDonato of Hamilton and Virginia DiDonato of Trenton;
two grandchildren, Anthony Bernard DiDonato and Dawn Marie Abatto of Langhorne,
Pa.; a great-grandchild; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Bethany Presbyterian Church, with
Alice Bijjani, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Chambers D'Errico
and Correnti Funeral Home, 825 Chambers St.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society,
Mercer Unit, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville, N.J. 08648 or Multiple
Sclerosis Foundation, 6350 N. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale, Fla. 33309
or a charity of the donor's choice.
Madeline Mary Schuck
MONTCLAIR TOWNSHIP -- Madeline Mary Schuck died Tuesday at the Pope
Paul II Pavilion, St. Mary's Life Center in Orange.
Born in Trenton, she was a longtime resident before moving to Peapack
and Montclair in the early 1980s.
She retired as a principal clerk for the State of New Jersey, Department
of Labor and Industry, Employment Security Division, Trenton.
She was a member of the Ladies of the Blessed Sacrament of Immaculate
Conception Church; Third Order of the Immaculate Conception; Mount Carmel
Guild; Miraculous Medal Association and the Society for the Propagation
of the Faith. She was a communicant at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church,
She graduated from the Immaculate Conception grammar and high schools.
Daughter of the late Jacob and Mary M. Damsky Schuck, she is survived
by two cousins, Frances Collier and Gertrude Severns, both of Trenton;
and friends at the St. Joseph's Villa and Mother Seton Residence.
Service will be 10:15 a.m. today at Winowicz Funeral Service, Adeline
and Beatty streets.
Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. today at the Church of
the Holy Cross, South Trenton.
Burial will be in the family plot in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery,
Calling hours will be 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home.
Mass cards would be appreciated.
Camillo J. Sardella
MATAWAN BOROUGH -- Camillo J. "Sonny" Sardella, 62, died Thursday at
Born in Long Branch, he was a lifelong Matawan resident.
He was assistant supervisor of the Grounds Maintenance Department for
Marlboro Township 14 years.
Mr. Sardella was a life member of Matawan First Aid Squad. He was a
32nd Degree Mason and member of Masonic Lodge, Matawan Sirius Chapter,
and of the Crescent Temple Shriners of Trenton. He was also a member of
Matawan United Methodist Church, Aberdeen.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Judith Sanders Sardella; a
son, Donn of Melbourne, Fla.; a daughter, Karen Townsend of Alexandria,
Va.; his father, Joseph of Middletown; a brother, Joseph of Hamilton; and
several nieces and nephews.
Service will be 12:30 p.m. Monday at Waitt Funeral Home, 501 Route
Burial will be in Old Tennent Cemetery, Tennent.
Calling hours will be 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday
at the funeral home.
LAWRENCE -- Marylillon Sanford, died Monday at Lawrenceville Nursing
Born in Chicago, she lived in Philadelphia before moving to New Jersey.
She attended Syracuse University.
Mrs. Sanford was employed by the University of Pennsylvania book store.
She was a member of Woodland Presbyterian Church, the West Philadelphia
Garden Club and the Unitarian Universalist Book Club.
Daughter of the late Katharina Beck and Claude Read and wife of the
late Edward Payne Sanford, she is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law,
Katherine and Richard Hartman of Buffalo, N.Y., and Barbara and Hugh Smith
of Trenton; and grandchildren Wynn Hausser and Amy Balsom, Mark and Pam
Hausser, Sherri Hausser, Hugh S. Smith and Ann Leibig, Kimberly Smith and
Jan Debyser, Laurie Smith and James Bowbliss, Scott Smith, Richard Hartman
and Yanni Chen and Susan and Allen Scioli; seven great-grandchildren; and
extended family and friends.
Funeral service will be private.
NAPLES, Maine -- Casey Miller, 63, died Wednesday at Maine Medical
Center in Portland.
Born in Princeton, N.J., she was a resident until 1992, when she moved
She was a nurse at The Medical Center at Princeton, then with Dr. Fishman
in Hightstown, N.J., and Carrier Clinic in Belle Mead, N.J. In 1992 she
began to work at Westbrook Community Hospital.
Daughter of the late Bernice Evans Moyer and Edward Moyer, she is survived
by her husband, James; a daughter, Kim Buckalew of Princeton; and a brother,
Edward Moyer of Ewing.
A memorial service will be held 5 p.m. Saturday at Blawenburg Reformed
Church, Route 518, Blawenburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to Princeton Breast Cancer Resource
Center of the YWCA, Paul Robeson Place, Princeton, N.J. 08540..
Arrangements are by Hall Funeral Home, Casco, Maine.
Ernest C. Ludwig
BENSALEM, Pa. -- Ernest C. Ludwig, 81, died Wednesday at St. Mary Medical
Center, Middletown Township.
Born in Trenton, he lived in Morrisville before moving to Wood River
Village in Bensalem in 1986.
Mr. Ludwig was a retired Morrisville postal employee.
He was a member of the Penn-Morris Lodge No. 778 and the Ancient Accepted
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Florence W. Cornall Ludwig;
a son and daughter-in-law, Douglas E. and Michelle Ludwig of Morrisville;
and three grandchildren, Rebecca, Christopher and Jason.
Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at J. Allen Hooper Funeral Chapel, 41
W. Trenton Ave., Morrisville, with the Rev. Richard S. Kauffman, pastor
of First Presbyterian Church of Morrisville, officiating.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Trenton.
Calling hours will be 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral chapel.
Raymond Lassiter Sr.
TRENTON -- Raymond E. Lassiter Sr., 76, died Wednesday at Capital Health
System at Mercer.
Born in Layton, Pa., he lived in Trenton for more than 50 years.
He was educated in Beacon, N.Y., public schools, and attended Hampton
Institute in Hampton, Va.
He was a retired employee at Acme, Hamilton Rubber Co. for 20 years
and the Ewing Board of Education for eight years.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church, serving on its deacon board
and usher board, was former superintendent of its Sunday school and was
a former director of the church's B.T.U. Board. He was also an NAACP member
and belonged to Mitchell Davis Post 182 of American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice Crandall Lassiter; two sons, Raymond
Jr. of Columbus, Ohio, and Ronald of Tokana Park, Md.; a daughter-in-law,
Carol Lassiter of High Springs, Fla.; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren;
a sister, Vera Wilson of Beacon, N.Y.; and several nieces, nephews, cousins
and other relatives and friends.
Service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Shiloh Baptist Church, 340 Calhoun
St., with the Rev. Darrell Armstrong, assistant pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave.
Helen Marie Huston
TRENTON -- Helen Marie Huston, 99, died Thursday at the Lutheran Home
Born in Trenton, she was a lifelong area resident.
She was a member of St. Mark Lutheran Church, where she was choir director
38 years and a member of the LCW.
She was the founding president of Soroptimist International of Trenton.
She owned the Helen Huston Dress Shop in Trenton and worked at Nevius-Voorhees,
Mifflin Piano and Amron Construction. She was a volunteer with the 4-H
Daughter of the late Robert and Rosina Keck Huston, she is survived
by a goddaughter, Sandra H. Appleby and family, Harold, Linnea, Michael,
Stephanie and Nick; and many friends.
Service will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mark Lutheran Church, Hamilton,
with the Rev. Jesse Houck III, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Ewing Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Knott's Colonial Funeral
Home, 2946 S. Broad St., Hamilton.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mark Lutheran Church Building
Fund, 350 White Horse Ave., Hamilton, N.J. 08610 or Soroptimist International
of Trenton, Scholarship Fund, c/o M. Caldwell, P.O. Box 139, Crosswicks,
Harold A. Hubscher
HAMILTON -- Harold Arthur Hubscher, 80, died Tuesday at Robert Wood
Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
Born in Trenton, he lived in Hamilton 48 years.
He owned Hub Express Moving and Storage Co.
He was an Army veteran of World War II.
He was a founding member of Sunnybrae Little League and The Father's
Club of McCorristan High School. He also helped design the football and
sports complex on Leonard Avenue in Hamilton.
He was a member of Trenton Elks Lodge 105.
Son of the late Sidney Hubsch and Eleanor Goldenbaum-Hubsch and brother
of the late Donnald S. Hubsch, he is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Erdy
Hubscher; a son and daughter-in-law, Bruce Hubscher and Beverly Hubscher;
a granddaughter, Beth Ann Hubscher; a son and daughter-in-law, Scott Hubscher
and Kathy Hubscher; and a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Ellen and Barry
Service will be private. Arrangements were by Raul Torrens Funeral
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Andrew Hornyak Jr.
HAMILTON -- Andrew Hornyak Jr., 88, died Thursday at Water's Edge Convalescent
Born in Trenton, he was a lifelong Trenton-Hamilton area resident.
He retired from Textron Inc. of Bordentown in 1983. Prior to that,
he worked for Gihon Golf Bags of Trenton for more than 20 years.
Son of the late Andrew and Mary, husband of the late Beatrice and father
of the late Richard he is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Basford of
Ewing; a sister, Mary Tobin of Yardville; two brothers and sisters-in-law,
Steven and Frances Hornyak of New Egypt, and John and Peg Hornyak of Allentown,
N.J.; a granddaughter, Doreen Pieslak; two grandsons, Edward and Brian
Basford; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Saul Memorial Home, 1740 Greenwood
Ave., Trenton, with clergy from the Hungarian Reformed Church officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton.
Calling hours will be 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Saul Memorial Home.
Jack L. Garwig
FALLS, Pa. -- Jack L. Garwig, 81, died Tuesday at Delaware Valley Hospital
in Bucks County.
Born in Elwood City, Pa., he was a Levittown resident.
He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Marine Corps.
He worked for U.S. Steel for more than 30 years, retiring in 1968.
He enjoyed camping and was the national chaplain of N.C.T.
He was a member of Free and Accepted Masons Elwood City Lodge No. 599,
LeFair Chapter 535 Order of the Eastern Star, and was a member of First
Presbyterian Church of Morrisville since 1954, serving on the Session for
Husband of the late Margaret E. Relph Garwig, he is survived by a son
and daughter-in-law, Lee R. and Ann Garwig; grandchildren Amy Garwig, Tina
Garwig and Mark Savoie; and a dear friend and companion, Julie Schappell.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. May 15 at Morrisville Presbyterian
Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church of
Morrisville, 771 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Morrisville, Pa., 19067.
Arrangements are by Beck-Givnish Funeral Home of Lower Bucks.
George H. Denow Sr.
LAWRENCE -- George H. Denow Sr., 87, died Wednesday at Capital Health
System at Fuld.
Born in Lawrenceville, he was a lifelong resident.
He retired in 1973 as a tool and die maker with Thikol-Panelyte after
40 years of service.
He was a member of Beaver Dam Hunting and Fishing Club, Trenton Polish
American Democratic Club and the Trenton Camera Club.
Son of the late August and Katherian Weber Denow, he is survived by
his wife, Jennie Kolasky Denow; a son and daughter-in-law, George H. Jr.
and Gail Denow of Lawrenceville; two grandchildren, Joanann Rafferty and
Katherine Ostermiller; a great-granddaughter;two sisters, Katherine Mura
of San Diego, Calif., and Edna Ranke of Lawrenceville; and several nieces
Service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Poulson & Van Hise Funeral
Directors, 650 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, with Joan W. Semenuk,
associate for Pastoral Ministry at the Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church,
Burial will be in Lawrenceville Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be to the American Diabetes Association,
Central Regional Chapter, 200 Cottontail Lane, Somerset, N.J. 08873.
Marie S. Castello
RARITAN TOWNSHIP -- A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 2 p.m. Saturday
at St. Magdalen's Church, Flemington, for Marie S. Castello, 44, who died
March 31 at home.
Born in Paterson, she lived in Hazlet then Monroe Township for 13 years
before coming to Raritan Township in 1993.
Burial was in Prospect Hill Cemetery, Flemington.
Memorial contributions may be made to "The Marie Castello Memorial
Fund to Benefit Causes Close to Marie's Heart," C/O St. Magdalen's Church,
105 Mine St., Flemington, N.J. 08822. Arrangements were by Robert L. Ford
Funeral Home, Flemington.
Terry L. Bogdziewicz
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Terry L. West Bogdziewicz, 44, died Thursday at
Fort Myers Hospice.
Born in Mount Holly, N.J., she was lived in Bay Head, N.J., before
moving to Fort Myers five years ago.
She was a homemaker and had owned the Lakeview Inn for senior citizens
in Bay Head.
She was a graduate of Northern Burlington High School and attended
the Barbizon School of Modeling. She was first runner-up in the 1983 Mrs.
New Jersey Pageant.
Daughter of the late Carl West, she is survived by a son, Alan of Bay
Head; a daughter, Parrish Bogdziewicz of Point Pleasant, N.J.; her mother,
Elsie Sager of Wrightstown, N.J.; two sisters, Michele Gazonas of Mount
Laurel, N.J., and Melissa Bauma of Jacksonville, N.J.; a brother, Darrell
West of Mount Holly, N.J.; her maternal grandmother, Elsie Sager of Jobstown,
N.J.; her paternal grandmother, Clara West of Jacobstown, N.J.; three nieces;
a nephew; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main
St., New Egypt, N.J., with the Rev. Barbara Macafee officiating.
Burial will be in Jacobstown Cemetery.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
William K. Allegar Sr.
EWING -- William K. Allegar Sr., 69, died Wednesday at the Hospital
of the University of Pennsylvania.
Born in Ringoes, he was a Ewing/Hopewell Township area resident 42
He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
He worked with Homosote Co. of Ewing 20 years as a mechanic, retiring
in 1994 as supervisor.
He enjoyed fishing and sports.
Son of the late Foster and Edna Allegar and father of the late Cheryl
Allegar, he is survived by his wife, Phyllis J. Allegar; two sons and daughters-in-law,
William K. Jr. and Georgia Allegar of Ewing, and Randy and Theresa Allegar
of Morrisville, Pa.; and a daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Richard
Moore of Ewing; seven grandchildren, Nicole Moore, Edward Jackson, Christina
Jackson, Jodie Allegar, Thomas Fritsch, Crystal Allegar and Melanie Allegar;
and two great-grandchildren.
Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Blackwell Memorial Home, 21 N. Main
St., Pennington, with the Rev. George Lynch, pastor of Calvary Baptist
Church of Hopewell, officiating.
Burial will be in Franklin Memorial Park, Franklin Township.
Calling hours will be 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Blackwell Memorial Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Deborah Heart and Lung Center,
Browns Mills, N.J. 08015.