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ACEY - Early Monday morning our earthly angel was called home to return to her place of honor in the Kingdom of our Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ. Essie, of Newark, leaves behind to forever cherish her loving memory her devoted husband, Thomas Acey, four children, Marie Smith, Robert Williams, Sharon and Wanda Perry, son-in- law, William Smith, four stepchildren, Michelle Hall, Andrea, Eugenia and Rhonda Acey, four grandchildren, Kisha Perry, Harrun Majeed, Sagirah Anthony, Bilena Fields and Kimberly Majeed, 12 step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, Cristofer Connor and Khalil Majeed, five brothers, Nathaniel, Billy, Bobby, Joe-Nathan and Anthony Fields, sisters-in-law, Shirley, Faretha, Gloria, Rose-Mary and Barbara Fields, Anna Acey Robertson, Eleanor Acey, brother-in-law, David Acey, father-in- law, Tom Acey, her God family, Jule A.C. Holland and Shakir Holland Sr. and Jr., her spiritual mother, Hazel Phinisee, as well as a host of several other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services Saturday 10 a.m. at First Zion Hill Baptist Church, 1-15 Leslie Street, Newark. Interment Evergreen Cemetery, Hillside. Visitation Friday 7-9 p.m. at the church. Arrangements by COTTON FUNERAL SERVICE.
ADORNETTO - Anna R., 85, of Marlboro, on Sept. 21, 1999. Surviving is her husband, Michael J. Adornetto, two sons, Joseph R. and John M. Adornetto, a brother, John Cartaina, a sister, Isabel Spaulding, and a grandson, Matthew Adornetto. Calling hours will be held at The HIGGINS MEMORIAL HOME, 20 Center St., Freehold on Thursday from 2-4 and 7- 9 p.m. The Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at St. Gabriel's R.C. Church, Route 79, Marlboro Township, on Friday at 11 a.m. followed by entombment at Forest Green Park Mausoleum, Marlboro Township.
ALDEN - Mildred Zisa Messina, on Sept. 20, 1999, beloved wife of the late Salvatore Messina (1973) and the late Jason Alden (1994), loving mother of Edward of Vernon, N.J., Carmen of Florida, Charles of West Milford and Louis of Costa Rica, Tina Miller of Clifton, Mary Coutury of Newark, Mildred Agosta of Ridgewood, Joyce Pagan of Haledon, Rosa Messina of Clifton and the late Salvatore, dear sister of William Zisa of Wayne, Josephine Trotta of Paterson, Mary Cofrancesco of Toms River, Helen Lendino of Pequannock Emma DeFernando of Florida and the late Jennie and Anna, cherished grandmother of 24 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Visiting hours are Thursday 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 8:30 a.m. From AQUINO FUNERAL, 236 Union Ave., Paterson, N.J., and Mass of Resurrection at St. Gerard's R.C. Church at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa Boro, N.J.
APPLEGATE - Edgar, 74, of Flagtown, N.J., on Sept. 22, 1999, beloved husband of Sally, stepfather of Thomas Rozycki of North Carolina and Joann VanCoppernolle of Hillsboro, N.J., brother of Jessie Delle Shaffer of South Carolina, also survived by four grandchildren and three great- grandchildren. The family will receive friends at The BRONSON & GUTHLEIN FUNERAL HOME of Milltown Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral services will be offered Saturday 11 a.m. Interment at Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick, N.J.
ARLEN - Emma M., of Bloomfield, N.J., on Sept. 18, 1999, wife of the late Walter E. Arlen, mother of Walter W. Arlen Sr., Lois Poteralla and Sandra Kranenburg, also survived by four grandchildren and six great- grandchildren. Services will be held in The PROUT FUNERAL HOME, 370 Bloomfield Ave., Verona (973-239-2060), on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 10 a.m. Visiting on Friday evening from 7-9 p.m.
ATKINSON - Joseph, of Irvington, on Sept. 13, 1999, beloved companion of Marlene Holman, loving father of Elizabeth, Joseph Holman, Abdul Muhammad, James Holman, Kimberly, Felicia and Anthony Atkinson, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at 11 a.m. PERRY FUNERAL HOME, 34 Mercer St., Newark. Interment Evergreen Cemetery, Hillside. Visitation this evening 7-9 p.m.
BRACY - Betty Jean, of Newark, suddenly on Sept. 20, 1999, beloved mother of Marcella and Curtis Bracy, grandmother of five grandchildren, dear sister of James Murphy, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, 1 p.m. PERRY FUNERAL HOME, 34 Mercer St., Newark. Interment Fairmount Cemetery, Newark. Visitation this evening 7-9 p.m.
BOITT - Paul W., 83, of Old Bridge, N.J., on Sept. 21, 1999, loving husband of his late wife, Dorothy, devoted father of Robert, Carolyn and Susan, dear brother of Florence, Dolores and the late Raymond Boitt, cherished grandfather of Denise Giordano, Glen DeNault and Eric DeNault, special great-grandfather of Mariel DeNault, companion of his faithful dog, Sarge. Funeral services Thursday 8 p.m. at MICHAEL HEGARTY FUNERAL HOME, 3377 Route 9, Old Bridge. Cremation services private. Visitation Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
BYRNE - Ruth, of Toms River, formerly of Newark, age 80, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved wife of the late Edward, devoted mother of Barbara and her husband, Patrick Tobin, Carole and her husband, Robert Cashill, and Patricia and her husband, Joseph Wren, loving grandmother of eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral service from The KIERNAN FUNERAL HOME, 101 Union Ave., Belleville, N.J. Funeral Mass on Saturday 10 a.m. at Holy Family Church, Nutley. Visiting Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
CAHILL - Thomas M., of Rossmoor, Monroe Township, N.J., on Sept. 21, 1999. Born in Brooklyn, lived in Westport, Conn., before moving to Rossmoor. He was the former manager of Rossmoor Golf Shop. Surviving is his wife, Rita, two sons, Leonard M., Clinton, N.J., and Thomas F.X., Newtown, Pa., eight grandchildren and nine great- grandchildren. Funeral services Friday 8:45 a.m. from M. DAVID DE MARCO FUNERAL HOME, 205 Rhode Hall Rd., Monroe. Mass 9:30 a.m. Nativity of Our Lord R.C. Church, Monroe Township. Entombment Holy Cross Mausoleum. Memorial contributions to Building Fund, Nativity of Our Lord R.C. Church, P.O. Box 583, Cranbury, N.J. 08512.
CAIRNS - On Sunday, Sept. 19, 1999, Marion (Kyle), of Kearny, beloved wife of the late James, devoted mother of Stephen and William, both of Rutherford, dear sister of Mrs. Helen Cull of Hamilton, Ontario, and Mrs. Hannah Wilson of Hamilton, Scotland, cherished grandmother of Ian, Jack, Devon and Olivia Cairns. Funeral from The EDWARD T. REID HOME FOR FUNERALS, 585 Belgrove Dr., Kearny, on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 8:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Stephen's Church, Kearny, at 9:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Leukemia Society.
CARDONE - James A. Sr., 73, on Tuesday, Sept. 21, husband of the late Ruth Cardone, father of Mark S. and James A. Jr., brother of Joseph, Dominick, Ann Aller and Elsie Cardone, grandfather of Corinna. Funeral from The HIGGINS HOME FOR FUNERALS, 461 Somerset St., North Plainfield, on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 8:30 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Joseph's Church, North Plainfield, at 9 a.m. Interment Holy Redeemer Cemetery, South Plainfield. Visiting Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
CARROLL - Rita C. (nee Brady), 78, on Sept. 22, in Union, N.J., beloved wife of the late Thomas (1979), dear sister of Richard Brady of Kenilworth and the late Jack Brady (1993), Rosemary Olbrys (1997) and Winifred Yurkins (1998), beloved aunt of several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be Saturday, Sept. 25, at 9:15 a.m. from The HIGGINS HOME FOR FUNERALS, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass in Blessed Sacrament Church, Martinsville. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Newark. Friends and Relatives may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home.
CONELIAS - On Tuesday, Georgia, of Gladstone, N.J., beloved wife of Peter, loving mother of Mrs. Iris King and Alexis, devoted grandmother of Peter and dear sister of Mrs. Jean Knicos and Demitry Amditis. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services on Friday at 10 a.m. directly from Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 250 Gallows Hill Rd., Westfield. Visitations today 7-9 p.m. at The UNION FUNERAL HOME-LYTWYN AND LYTWYN, 1600 Stuyvesant Ave., corner of Stanley Terrace, Union. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Holy Trinity Millennium Drive Fund.
DE FRANCO - Anthony, on Sept. 20, 1999, of West Orange, N.J., beloved husband of Immacolata ''Margaret" (nee Colabelli), loving father of Felix, Anthony, Roseann Townsend and Vincent, brother of Miss Giuseppina DeFranco and Iolanda D'Andola, also survived by seven grandchildren. The funeral will be held on Friday at 8 a.m. from The PAUL IPPOLITO MEMORIAL, 252-256 Henry St., Orange, followed by the Funeral Mass to be held at 9 a.m. in Mount Carmel Church, Orange. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visiting Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
DEL RUSSO - Michael T., of Toms River, beloved husband of Theresa (nee Veneziano), loving father of Mrs. Amelia Mattoon of Belleville, Mrs. William (Michele) McIntosh of Belleville, Mrs. Marc (Barbara Ann) Scarrillo of Verona, dear brother of Mrs. James (Thersa) Russo of Parlin, Modestino (Augie) Del Russo of Brick, Mrs. Carmen (Paula) Minardi of Fairfield and the late Ann Risoli, Carmen, Angelo and Alfonso Del Russo, cherished grandfather of Michael Mattoon, Brian McIntosh and Melissa McIntosh. Services will be conducted from The LA MONICA MEMORIAL HOME, 299 Bloomfield Ave., Bloomfield, on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 10:30 a.m. Thence to St. Anthony's Church, Belleville, N.J., where at 11:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be offered. Interment Monday, Sept. 27, Brigadier Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown, N.J. Visitation Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions will be accepted in his memory for the USS Card CVE11 Reunion.
DAMBRAUSKAS - John Joseph, of Huntersville, N.C., formerly of South Plainfield, on Monday, Sept. 20, 1999, husband of Dorothy (nee Mack), father of Christine and John W., soon to be father-in-law of Kevin Doherty, brother of Barbara Mrozek and son-in- law of Walter and Audrey (Kowolski) Mack. Services on Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, at 9 a.m. in The MC CRISKIN HOME FOR FUNERALS, 2425 Plainfield Ave., South Plainfield. Mass at 10 a.m. in Sacred Heart R.C. Church, South Plainfield. Cremation will be private. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Mark's Catholic Church Building Fund, Stump Town Road, Huntersville, N.C. 28078.
DOLAN - Michael A., of Toms River, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved husband of the late Catherine (nee Young), devoted father of Michael F., James J. and Carol Cornell, grandfather of 12. Funeral from The SILVERTON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 2482 Church Rd., Toms River, Friday 8:15 a.m. Mass to follow 9:15 a.m. at St. Luke's R.C. Church. Entombment Ocean County Memorial Park. Visiting Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
DONATIELLO - Josephine (nee Juliano), wife of the late John, mother of Phyllis Dolin of Cranford and Elizabeth Puglio, mother-in-law of James Pulio of Lakehurst, also survived by six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Funeral Friday 8:15 a.m. from MC CRACKEN FUNERAL HOME, 1500 Morris Ave., Union. Mass St. Michael's Church, Union, 9:15 a.m. Visitation Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
DOYLE - Francis X., age 78, of Brick, on Tuesday, at Brick Hospital, husband of the late Evelyn, father of Jim, Barbara Doyle, Judi Doyle and Mary Ellen Meehan, grandfather of four and uncle of several nieces and nephews. Funeral Liturgy will be offered on Saturday 11 a.m. Visitation R.C. Church in Brick. Burial will follow at St. Josephs' Cemetery in Toms River. Visitation is Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 at COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, 2170 Hwy. 88, Brick.
ECKERT - Dr. William Gamm, of Terrytown, La., on Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, beloved husband of Haroldine (nee Laugel), devoted father of William H. and Mary Ellen Potucek, dear brother of Frederick Eckert, loving grandfather of Harry and Nicholas Eckert, Emily and Morgan Potucek. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services on Friday at 9 a.m. from The LEBER FUNERAL HOME, Kennedy Boulevard at 20th Street, Union City, N.J. Thence to Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, where at 10 a.m. a funeral Mass will be offered. Interment Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9. For those desiring, donations may be made to in lieu of flowers, Dr. William G. Eckert Memorial Deposit Guarantee Bank, 3525 N. Causeway Blvd., Metarie, La. 70002.
GUANCIONE - Mary Jane (Lauer) Guancione of Belleville, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved wife of the late Michael J. Guancione, mother of Michael J. and John J. Guancione, sister of Joan Buth, Lillian Shiffman, Lois Bongo, Patricia Cheney and Arnold Lauer, grandmother of Gina, Laura, Kristen and Kelly. Funeral from The S.W. BROWN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 267 Centre St., Nutley, on Friday at 8:30 a.m. Funeral Mass St. Mary Church, 9:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visiting Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Little Sisters of the Poor, 140 Shepherd Lane, Totowa, N.J. 07512, would be appreciated.
FACZAK - Stephen J. "Tiffy", 71, of Dallas Plantation, Maine, on Sept. 18, 1999. Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Grace Mago Faczak, five daughters, Christine Bauman and her husband, Glenn of Pa., Cheryl Faczak-Dodge and Stephanie Witter and her husband, Lester, all of New Jersey, Jerrilyn Faczak of Calif., and Deidre Cox and her husband, Kenneth, of Va., brother of Joseph of Parlin, Marion Getz of Keasbey, N.J., and Irene Gregus of Fords, N.J., 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at FLYNN & SON FUNERAL HOME, 23 Ford Ave., Fords, N.J. Service of Divine Liturgy at 11 a.m. St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Church, Perth Amboy, N.J. Burial will be in St. Michael's Cemetery, Hopelawn, N.J. Contributions may be made to Rangeley Health Center, P.O. Box 569, Rangeley, Maine 04970. Visitation Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
FERRO - Josephine (nee Renna), of West Orange, on Sept. 20, 1999, beloved wife of the late Joseph, sister of Genevieve Capasso, Lena Renna, Eleanora Lemaldi and Rose Minniti and the late John Renna Jr. and August Renna, also survived by many nieces and nephews. Funeral from The PAUL IPPOLITO MEMORIAL, 252-256 Henry St., Orange, on Friday at 9 a.m., followed by a Funeral Mass in St. John's Church, Orange, at 10 a.m. Interment St. John's Cemetery, Orange. Visiting Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
FLYTHE - On Sept. 19, 1999, Joe, of Newark, dear husband of Christine, beloved father of Malinda Flythe, Rita Young, Yvonne McRimmon and Jowanda Ellington, brother of Dennis Brooks and Erma Murphy, also survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday, Sept. 24, from 6-9 p.m. at The WOODY "HOME FOR SERVICES," 163 Oakwood Ave., Orange. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment Heavenly Rest Memorial Park, East Hanover.
HERZOG - Herbert F., age 91, of Silverton, beloved brother of Elfriede Praml, uncle of Ray Praml, companion of Viola Herig. Services will be held at noon Friday at The KERI MEMORIAL HOME, 125 Main St., Lincoln Park, followed by interment in Restland Memorial Park, East Hanover.
JOHNSON - On Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1999, Charlie Bell (CB), of Newark, wife of the late Rev. Benjamin F. Johnson Sr. (former pastor of Metropolitan Baptist Church, Newark). Further notice to follow. Arrangements by WHIGHAM FUNERAL HOME.
JURGS - Peter, age 74, of East Orange. Graveside services Thursday, Sept. 23, 1999, at 10 a.m. in Graceland Memorial Park, Kenilworth. Arrangements by BERARDINELLI FOREST HILL MEMORIAL, Newark, N.J.
KOONTZ - Suddenly on Sept. 19, 1999, Dorothy Rowe Koontz of Newark, beloved wife of Walter L. Koontz, devoted mother of Charles L. Rowe and the late Walter (NeNe) Rowe, dear stepmother of Ronnie, Robert, Dickie and Sherry Koontz, loving sister of Lottie Ellington, Ruth Pierce, Marie Hines, Alberta Daniels, Albert Clemonts, the late Eugene Clemonts Sr. and the late Levi Clemonts Sr., cherished grandmother of Charles Jr., Eric and David, she is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, stepgrandchildren, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, 10 a.m. from Messiah Baptist Church, 13-17 Oak St., East Orange. Visitation at the church Friday evening 6-9 p.m. Interment Heavenly Rest Memorial Park, East Hanover. Arrangements by WOODY "HOME FOR SERVICES," Orange.
KUEHLER - Harold R., of Bloomfield, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved husband of Edith (Fischer) Kuehler, dear father of David Kuehler, Ruth and husband Gary Just, Ingrid and husband Bruce Nawyn, Harold and wife Rebecca Kuehler, devoted son of Claire (Weise) and the late Rudolph Kuehler, loving brother of Edith Meyer, Ernest and Rudolph Kuehler, devoted grandfather of seven grandchildren. Funeral Friday 10:30 a.m. at ALLWOOD FUNERAL HOME, 660-670 Allwood Rd., Clifton. Interment Cresthaven Memorial Park. Visiting Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Donations to the Harold R. Kuehler Memorial Fund, c/o Montclair Community Church, 45 Watchung Ave., Montclair, N.J. 07043, will be appreciated.
LEITAO - Delfina Rodrigues Peixoto, on Sept. 22, 1999, of Hillside, beloved wife of the late Manuel Jose Leitao, loving mother of Mrs. Joseph P. (Mary Augusta) Zagorski and Miss Gloria Leitao, sister of Jamime Rodrigues Peixoto and Alvaro Rodrigues Peixoto, dear grandmother of Joseph Manuel, Thomas Walter and James Francis Zagorski. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral from The BRAZINSKI FUNERAL HOME, 147 Second St., Elizabeth, on Saturday at 9:15 a.m. Funeral Mass in Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, Elizabeth, at 10 a.m. Interment St. Gertrude Cemetery. Visiting Thursday 7-9 p.m. and Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
LE PRE - Joyce M. (nee Paulison), of Nutley, on Sept. 19, 1999, beloved wife for 45 years of Louis LePre, mother of Robin LePre, Jodi Servidio and Kim Latini, grandmother of Arden Elaina, Nicole Joyce and Allyson Lilia. Funeral from The BIONDI FUNERAL HOME OF NUTLEY, 540 Franklin Ave., on Friday at 8:30 a.m. Funeral Mass at Holy Family Church, Nutley, at 9:30 a.m. Entombment Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory to American Lung Association would be appreciated.
LOCKETT - On Sept. 15, 1999, Arthur C., of Montclair, son of the late Hilda and Levi E. Lockett, brother of Lowell B. Lockett, uncle of Andrea M., David L. and Edward B. Lockett, nephew of Eleanor Richardson, also survived by other relatives and friends. No visitation hours. Funeral service Saturday 11 a.m. at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, South Fullerton Avenue and Union Street, Montclair. Interment Rosedale Cemetery, Orange. In lieu of flowers, kindly make donations to Hilda and Levi Lockett Memorial Fund, c/o Lawrence Academy, Box 992, Groton, Mass. 01450. Arrangement by MARTIN'S HOME FOR SERVICE INC., 48 Elm St., Montclair.
LUPTON - Agnes M., on Sunday, Sept. 19, 1999, age 89, of Summit, daughter of the late Margaret and Joseph Lupton, sister of the late Joseph R. and Robert P. Lupton, Grace R. Boles and Ann M. Lupton, also survived by nephews, Jeffrey R. Donnelly of Califon, Joseph P. Lupton of Marietta, Ga., Gregory Russell of Redmond, Washington, and nieces, Mary Buzby of Bridgewater, N.J., Nancy Lupton of New York City, and several grandnieces and grandnephews. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral from The BROUGH FUNERAL HOME, 535 Springfield Ave. (corner Morris Avenue), Summit, on Wednesday, Sept. 22, at 10 a.m. Then to St. Teresa of Avila Church, Summit, for a Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange. Visitation Wednesday 8:30-10:00 a.m.
MACCO - Frederick J., of Toms River, N.J., died on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1999, predeceased by his wife, Irene, in 1997, loving father of Richard, Fred Jr. and Irene Levy, dear brother of Erna Huffsmith, grandfather of eight, great-grandfather of seven. Graveside services will be held at Ocean County Memorial Park, Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at 1 p.m. TIMOTHY E. RYAN HOME FOR FUNERALS, 995 Fischer Blvd., Toms River, N.J., is in charge of arrangements.
MAC QUESTON - Ruth E., of Point Pleasant Boro, N.J., formerly of Chatham, N.J., on Sept. 21, 1999, wife of William for 64 years, mother of Nancy Handwork and Bette Molitor, sister of Margarite DePhillips, grandmother of five and great-grandmother of two. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at The COLONIAL FUNERAL HOME, 2170 Hwy. 88, Brick, N.J. 08724. Funeral service Friday 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
MAMMOLITE - Judith (Cerone), of Pine Brook, beloved wife of Donald, devoted mother of Donna and the late Joseph, sister of John Cerone, Margaret Valentino and Edith Puchalik. Funeral from LEONARDIS FLORHAM PARK MEMORIAL HOME, 210 Ridgedale Ave., Friday 8:30 a.m. Funeral Mass St. Pius X Church 10 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday and Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, kindly make contributions to the American Cancer Fund.
MARINELLI - Madge (Margaret) (nee Pastor), of Kearny, on Sept. 22, 1999, beloved wife of the late George B., devoted mother of Robin, Karen and Mark. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral service on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 10 a.m. at The UNION FUNERAL HOME- LYTWYN & LYTWYN, 1600 Stuyvesant Ave., corner Stanley Terrace, Union. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Visitation Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
MARQUES - Joseph John, died on Aug. 31, 1999, in Brick Hospital, Brick Township, N.J. Any known relatives or interested person please contact Carole Page, Risk Manager, Brick Hospital (732-840-3311).
MASSARO - Vincent Mayo, 72, of Totowa, died Sept. 20, 1999, beloved husband of Patricia Baer Massaro, father of Mark, Gregory, James, Jacqueline Burdick and Nancy Massaro, brother of Thomas Massaro and Marie Gaffney, grandfather of eight. Rite of committal Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, at The WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 16 Main St., Branchville, New Jersey, followed by a Funeral Liturgy at Our Lady Queen of Peace R.C. Church in Branchville. Interment Walpak Cemetery. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations to St. Bonaventure College, St. Bonaventure, N.Y. 14760.
MAST - Chanin Terrill, of Morristown, N.J., on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1999, beloved daughter of Robert L. and Elizabeth T. Mast of Morristown, N.J., devoted sister of Megan Holken of Morristown, N.J., Eoin Mast of Manhattan, N.Y., and the late Adam R. Mast of Morristown, N.J., granddaughter of Eunice Mast of Buffalo, N.Y., and Vincent Snyder of Sarasota, Fla., also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, at Church of the Assumption, Morristown, N.J., at 12 noon. Interment private. No hours of visitation. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Chanin's memory to Robert R. Mast Foundation, 21 Headley Rd., Morristown, N.J. 07960.
MC HUGH - Donald V., of West Orange, on Sept. 21, 1999, the birthdate of his new grandson, Glen Daly Jr., he was the beloved husband of the late Elizabeth A. (nee Fleming) and devoted father of Karen, Keith, David, Dennis, Kevin, Daniel McHugh, Kathleen Daly and the late Keith McHugh, he is 14 loving grandchildren. Funeral from The QUINN-HOPPING FUNERAL HOME OF LIVINGSTON, 145 E. Mount Pleasant Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, at 9 a.m. The Funeral Mass will be offered at Our Lady of the Lake Church at 10 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m.
MC CLINTON - Cynthia, on Sept. 19, 1999, beloved mother of Zakiyyah Singley and Shahana McClinton, dearest daughter of Annie McClinton, dear sister of Albert, William and Michael McClinton, and a host of other relatives and friends. Services will be held Thursday, Sept. 23, 1999, at 7:30 p.m. from The NESBITT FUNERAL HOME, 165 Madison Ave., Elizabeth, N.J. Visitation Thursday 6 p.m. until time of service. Interment Friday Rosehill Cemetery, Linden.
MEMOLI - Michael W. of Fairfield, formerly of Bloomfield, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved husband of Katherine (nee Nigro), devoted father of Mrs. Patricia M. Costanzo, dear brother of Gerald Memoli and the late Ralph Memoli and Rose Fedele, loving grandfather of Christopher and Michele Costanzo. Funeral from LEVANDOSKI FUNERAL HOME, 44 Bay Ave., Bloomfield, at 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 24. Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, Bloomfield, at 10 a.m. A private cremation will follow. Visiting on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
MITCHELL - Frank P., of Philadelphia, Pa., formerly of Roselle, dear husband of Mildred Howsel Mitchell, loving father of Thomas P. Mitchell of Elizabeth and Deborah L. Young of Ocean Gate, N.J., dearest father-in-law of William H. Young Jr. of Ocean Gate, loving brother of Denis Mitchell of Toms River, beloved grandfather of Tara and Meaghan Young of Ocean Gate. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from The HIGGINS AND BONNER FUNERAL HOME, 414 Westminster Ave., Elizabeth, N.J., on Saturday at 9 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be offered at St. Michael's/Holy Rosary R.C. Church, Elizabeth, at 10 a.m. Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment St. Gertrude's Cemetery, Colonia.
MOREL - Rev. Msgr. Robert J., of Jersey City, on Monday, Sept. 20, 1999, son of the late Elizabeth (nee Stone) and Robert W. Morel, dear brother of Gabrielle Schaefer, devoted uncle of Jeniffer, Timothy and Marybeth Schaefer, nephew of Emily Stone and the late Rev. Msgr. James Stone and Rev. Gabriel Stone. Visitation Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1999, at St. Joseph's Church, 511 Pavonia Ave., Jersey City, N.J., 7-9 p.m. Reception of the body at 7:15 p.m. Visitation Thursday, Sept. 23, 1999, at St. Aloysius Church, 691 West Side Ave., Jersey City, N.J., 7-9 p.m. Evening prayer at 8 p.m. Funeral Mass Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at St. Aloysius Church at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, N.J. In lieu of flowers, donations to Mount Carmel Guild Special Hospital, c/o Catholic Community Service, 1160 Raymond Blvd., Newark, N.J. 07109, would be appreciated.
MOSES - On Sept. 2, 1999, Robin Yvette Harris, of Orange, devoted mother of Shawn, Cory and Tierra Moses, beloved daughter of Kinney and Janet Harris, dear sister of Robert Harris (Buddy), goddaughter of Mary Simpkins, aunt of Rebecca and Jeannette Harris, sister-in-law of Laura Harris, also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. Memorial service Saturday 10 a.m. at St. Paul's Baptist Church, 119 Elm Street, Montclair. Interment Fairmount Cemetery, Newark. Visitation Friday 6-9 p.m. at the church. Arrangements by COTTON FUNERAL SERVICE.
MOSS - On Sept. 20, 1999, DeCoster, of Elizabeth, N.J., dear brother of Harold and Elnora Hall, also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. Family and friends are invited to attend the funeral on Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at 11 a.m. at The SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 45 Cherry St., Elizabeth, N.J. Friends may call 7-9 p.m. Thursday. Interment Veterans Cemetery, Arneytown, N.J.
NEBLETT - Jerome, of East Orange, departed this life on Sept. 20. Complete notice to follow. Arrangements by The DREW FUNERAL HOME, 605 Sanford Ave., Newark.
OLESNICKY - Sofia, of Maplewood, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved wife of the late Bohdan Olesnicky, M.D., devoted mother of Mark T. Olesnicky, M.D., and wife, Ludmila, and Maria S. Pawlyshyn and husband, Roman, loving grandmother of Bohdan T. Olesnicky, and wife Anne, Natalia A. and Eugenia C. Olesnicky and Sophia and Olenka Pawlyshyn, dear sister of Jaroslaw Werhanowsky, Daria Wynnykiw and Joanne Panchak. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 8:30 a.m. from The UNION FUNERAL HOMELYTWYN & LYTWYN 1600 Stuyvesant Ave., corner of Stanley Terrace, Union. Funeral Mass 9:30 a.m. at St. John's Ukrainian Catholic Church, Newark. Visitation Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment St. Andrew's Cemetery. Parastas 7:30 p.m. Friday. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions to St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic School, 719 Sandford Ave., Newark, N.J. 07106, or UNWLA Scholarship Fund for Orphans in Ukraine, P.O. Box 24, Matawan, N.J. 07747-0024.
O'GRADY - Elinor (Till), 79, of Elizabeth, on Sept. 21, beloved wife for 54 years of William O'Grady, devoted mother of Mrs. Nancy Redlund of Cranford, Kenneth O'Grady of Simi Valley, Calif. She will be deeply missed by her two granddaughters, Jill and Molly. Friends may visit The DOOLEY FUNERAL HOME, 218 North Ave., Cranford, on Friday 2-4 p.m. with a religious service at the funeral home starting at 3:30 p.m. Cremation services will be private.
O'KEEFE - John, of Mendham, N.J., on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1999, husband of the late Mary Haynes O'Keefe, beloved father of Dennis O'Keefe of Mendham, N.J., father-in-law of Denise O'Keefe, brother of David R. O'Keefe of Silver Beach, N.J., also survived by his two grandchildren, Brendan and Bridget O'Keefe. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, St. Joseph's Church, Mendham, N.J., at 10 a.m. Interment Holy Rood Cemetery, Morris Township, N.J. Hours of visitation at The DOYLE FUNERAL HOME, 106 Maple Ave., Morristown, N.J., on Friday 2-4, 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in John's memory to Mendham Fire Department, East Main Street, Mendham, N.J. 07945, or St. Joseph's Church, West Main Street, Mendham, N.J. 07945.
PALMER - David M., on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1999, in his 54th year, of Scotch Plains, N.J., son of E. Marshall Palmer and the late Frances Embry Palmer, brother of Stephen E. Palmer and Robert O. Palmer. Services and interment will be private. Arrangements are under the direction of The MUNDY FUNERAL HOME, 142 Dunellen Ave., Dunellen. Memorial donations may be made in his memory to Plainfield Friends Meeting, c/o Dorothea Hoffman, 4 Cowperthwaite Square, Westfield, N.J. 07090.
PINE - Robert, of Newark, on Sept. 18, 1999, beloved brother- in-law of Mary Mitchell and Joey Dillon, dear nephew of Charles Younger, Univester Pine and Mattie Lee Jackson, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends. Funeral services Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at 12 noon PERRY FUNERAL HOME, 34 Mercer St., Newark. Interment Fairmount Cemetery, Newark. Visitation today 7-9 p.m.
PIERRE - On Monday, Sept. 20, 1999, Rose Marie Pierre (nee Supplice), of East Orange, beloved mother of Edriche Mathurin, Yolette Reseau, Carlyne Emile, Louis Jacques Pierre, Frantz J. Pierre and Muller Pierre, loving grandmother of Regina Rose, Ronald, Pascale Sarah, Melissa, Daniella, Alex, Jonathan, Sidney, Marcus, Maya and Jacqueline, dear sister of Elisma Mesalien, Josephine Prophete, Marcienne Blanc and Vertucia Cede. She is also survived by four brothers-in- law, cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Mass will be offered Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, 10 a.m. from Holy Spirit/Our Lady Help of Christians Roman Catholic Church, corner of Main and N. Clinton Streets, East Orange. Visitation at the church Friday 4-8 p.m. Interment Rosedale Cemetery, Orange. Arrangements by WOODY "HOME FOR SERVICES," Orange.
POWELL - On Saturday, Sept. 18, 1999, James A., of Hillside, beloved father of MIchelle Carroll, Ingrid Powell Dawkins, Michael, Tyrone and Steven, devoted son of Pearline Harding, dear brother of Ellerine Harding. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, one great-grandchild, one niece, other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held Sat- urday, Sept. 25, 1999, 10 a.m. from The WOODY "HOME FOR SERVICES, 163 Oakwood Ave., Orange. Visitation Friday 6-9 p.m. Interment Rosehill Cemetery, Linden.
RUSH - On Sept. 21, 1999, Marchetta D., of Bound Brook, N.J., a 25-year resident of Newark, and five-year resident of Bound Brook, N.J., beloved daughter of Lawrence Rush and Barbara A. Harris, devoted stepdaughter of Thomas A. Harris (Soldier), loving sister of Tanisha Harris, Bennie Grier and Tracy Rush, also survived by other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Saturday 10 a.m. at Metropolitan Baptist Church, 159 Springfield Ave., Newark. Interment to follow at family plot in Graceland Memorial Park, Kenilworth. Visitation will be held on Saturday 9 a.m. until time of service at the church. Arrangements by WHIGHAM FUNERAL HOME, 580 Dr. Martin L. King Jr. Blvd.
SENATORE - Arnold R., on Sept. 22, 1999, of Kenilworth, N.J., beloved husband of Carol (Schneider), dear father of Scott and Cheryl, brother of Joseph, Frank and Richard, loving grandfather of Alexander and Carly. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral from The MASTAPETER SUBURBAN, 400 Faitoute Ave., on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 10 a.m. Interment Graceland Memorial Park, Kenilworth. Visitation 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Friday. In lieu of flowers, donations to American Heart Association.
SIMPSON - On Sept. 20, 1999, James T., of Voorhees, N.J., age 62 years, passed away at home with his family while under the care of Samaritan Hospice. He is survived by his wife, Gwendolyn (nee Robinson), his son, Douglas of Voorhees, two daughters, Jennifer Boccella of Raleigh, N.C., and Kelly Weissenberger of Watertown, Mass., as well as his grandson, Drew Thomas Boccella, brother to the late George Simpson. Relatives and friends are invited to call Sunday at 6 p.m. from The JOHN A. HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 9 White Horse Pike (at Kings Highway), Haddon Heights, N.J., where a memorial service will be held at 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, N.J. 08053.
SIOMIAK - Anne P. (nee Kapica), on Sept. 20, 1999, of Middlesex, formerly of Bloomfield, beloved wife of the late Frank Siomiak, beloved mother of Joseph A. Siomiak, his wife, Janet, and the late Carol A. Siomiak, dear sister of Lillian L. Benedict, Frank, Stanley and the late Stella Stahura, Tony and Mae Cheswick, also survived by two grandchildren, Melissa Renee and Joseph A. Somiak Jr., two step-grandchildren, Robert and Richard Kurek, and two step-great-grandchildren, Nicole and Robert Kurdek. Funeral from LEVANDOSKI FUNERAL HOME, 44 Bay Ave., Bloomfield, at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. Funeral Mass in St. Valentine Church, Bloomfield, at 10 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visiting on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to American Heart Association, N.J. Memorials Program, 2550 Route 1, North Brunswick, N.J. 08902.
SIRO - Anthony (Tony) F., on Saturday, Sept. 18, 1999, of Rockaway Boro., N.J., beloved husband of Muriel (Snook), loving father of Francis A. of Newton, N.J., Thomas P. of Orwigsburg, Pa., Steven R. of Dover, N.J., brother of Francesca Zarelli of Utica, N.Y., also survived by six grandchildren. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 1999, at St. Cecilia's Church in Rockaway, N.J. Interment St. Cecilia's Cemetery, Rockaway. Memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave., New York, N.Y., attention: Gift Memorial.
SNELSON - Howard W., of Lincoln Park, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved husband of Anne, loving father of Robert, Douglas, Brent and Lois Snelson, dear brother of Richard, Walter and Harriet Vreeland, devoted grandfather of six. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at The M. JOHNS SCANLAN FUNERAL HOME, 781 Newark-Pompton Turnpike, at Route 23, Pompton Plains. Interment will follow at Laurel Grove. Donations in Howard's memory to Haven Hospice, at John F. Kennedy Medical Center, P.O. Box 3059, Edison, N.J. 08818, would be appreciated by the family.
SPINAZZOLA - Margaret R. (nee Patti), of East Brunswick, on Sept. 21, 1999, beloved wife of the late Vincent, mother of Marie Bernarducci and Angelo Spinazzola, grandmother of Sandra, Nicci Anne, Vincent, Joseph, the late Margaret and Danielle, also survived by eight great- grandchildren. Funeral from The BIONDI FUNERAL HOME OF NUTLEY, 540 Franklin Ave., on Friday at 10 a.m. The Funeral Mass at St. Francis Xavier Church, Newark, at 11 a.m. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation Thursday 7-9 p.m.
STOSS - Mary, of Morris Township, on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 1999, wife of the late Michael Stoss, loving mother of Helen Stoss of Florham Park and Mary Ann Ranger of Gillette. Mary is also survived by her brothers, Frank Zettl of New York, Carl Zettl of New York, Stefan Zettl of Austria and John Zettl of Lake Hiawatha, and sister, Theresa Bleyer of Austria, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be held on Friday, Sept. 24, 1999, at 11:30 a.m. at BURROUGHS, KOHR & DANGLER FUNERAL HOME, 106 Main St., Madison, followed by a Funeral Mass at 12:30 p.m. at Holy Family Church in Florham Park, N.J. Interment will be at Hollywood Memorial Park, Union. Visiting will be Thursday evening 7-9.