Miscellaneous Monmouth County, New Jersey Obituaries

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November 22, 2001

Carmine J. Nappa
Former Councilman 
South Belmar resident Carmine J. Nappa died Friday, Nov. 16 in his home.
He was 77 years old.
Born in Newark, Mr. Nappa moved to South Belmar in 1965.
He was employed as a civil engineer with the New Jersey Department of Transportation, retiring in 1987.
He was a member of the Wall United Methodist Church.
Mr. Nappa served for over 20 years as a South Belmar councilman, and served for 25 years as the commissioner with the South Monmouth Regional Sewage Authority.
He was a past commander of American Legion Post No. 151, Belmar, a life member of American Legion Post No. 346, Neptune, and was a member of the South Belmar Democratic Club.
He was an Army Air Corps veteran, serving during World War II.
Surviving are his wife of 52 years, Charlotte; two sons and daughters-in-law, Vincent and Valeria, South Belmar, and Robert and Kimberly, Glen Gardner; five grandchildren, Antoinette, Carmine, Aleksandr, Gabrielle, and Madilynn; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were from the Reilly Funeral Home, Belmar.
Contributions in Carmine¹s memory may be made to Meridian Hospice, 615 Hope Rd., Eatontown, NJ 07724. 

Margaret Ann Hyland
Devoted Wife 
Wall Township resident Margaret Ann Hyland died Thursday, Nov. 15 in Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune.
Born in Harrison, Mrs. Hyland lived in Wall for the past 30 years.
She was a graduate of the Pratt Institute, New York.
She was a homemaker.
She was a longtime communicant of St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake.
She was predeceased in 1990 by her husband, Dr. Thomas J. Hyland.
Surviving are her sister, Sr. Mary Loretto Fahey, South Orange, and 21 nieces and nephews.
Funeral arrangements were from the O¹Brien Funeral Home, Wall.
Contributions in Mrs. Hyland¹s memory may be made to the Sisters of Charity, Convent Station, 07961. 

Harriet R. Kaney
Homemaker 
Lakewood resident Harriet R. Morton Kaney, formerly of Manasquan, died Tuesday, Nov. 13 in Geraldine Thompson Nursing Home, Wall.
She was 84 years old.
Born in Neptune, Mrs. Kaney was a lifetime member of Manasquan before moving to Leisure Village, Lakewood, five years ago. She vacationed at her home in Largo, Fla.
She was a member of the Manasquan United Methodist Church.
She was predeceased in 1996 by her husband, James R. Sr.
Surviving are one son, James R. Jr., St. Petersburg, Fla., one daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Thomas E. Hurley Sr., Lakewood; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were from the O¹Brien Funeral Home, Brick Township.
Contributions in Mrs. Kaney¹s memory may be made to the Leisure Village Foundation, Buckingham Drive, Lakewood, 08701. 

Harold J. McCallum
Mummer 
Spring Lake Heights resident Harold J. McCallum died Monday, Nov. 19 in Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune.
Born in Philadelphia, Mr. McCallum lived there and then in Nutley for 23 years before moving to Spring Lake Heights in 1984.
He had been employed for 33 years as a sales/service representative with George F. Pettinos Inc., Bala Cynwyd, Pa., retiring in 1989. Previously, he had been employed for 17 years with Baldwin Lima Hamilton Corp., Chester, Pa.
He was a member of St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake.
He was a member of the Philadelphia Mummers, the Old Guard, Point Pleasant, the American Foundryman¹s Association, and was a life member for 34 years of Elks Lodge No. 1290, Nutley.
Surviving are his wife, Eve Hogg McCallum; one son, William, Somerset; one daughter, Trisha McCallum Derby, Brick Township; one brother, Edward, Hampton, Va., and three grandchildren, Adam, Katie, and John.
Funeral arrangements are from the O¹Brien Funeral Home, Wall Township. There are no visiting hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24 in St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake.
Contributions in Mr. McCallum¹s memory may be made to the Handicapped Children¹s Fund, c/o Nutley Elks Lodge No. 1290, 242 Chestnut St., Nutley, 07110. 

Doris E. Hill
Former Manager 
Brick Township resident Doris E. Hill, formerly of Brielle, died Thursday, Nov. 15, in her home.
She was 65 years old.
Born in Kearny, Miss Hill lived in Cedar Grove for many years before moving to Brielle in 1995 and then to Brick three years ago.
She was employed for 38 years with Bell Telephone, Roseland, retiring as a manager in 1991.
She was a communicant of St. Denis Church, Manasquan.
She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America, and enjoyed volunteering with the Brielle Women¹s Club.
She was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Hazel Hill.
Surviving are two sisters and one brother-in-law, Lois Glen, Brielle, and June and Lawrence Carroll, Melburne, Fla; three nieces and their husbands, Susan and Reynold Green, Linda and Arthur Brockie, and Thomas and Dorothy Glen; and seven great nieces and nephews, Thomas, Robert, Christopher and Kelly Glen, Jeffrey and Kyle Green, and Sean Welch.
Funeral arrangements were from the Neary-Quinn Funeral Home, Manasquan.
Contributions in Miss Hill¹s memory may be made to The Breast Cancer Center, 1945 Route 33, Neptune, 07754. 

Walter A. Meseck
Quality Control Engineer 
Manasquan resident Walter A. ³Pop² Meseck died Wednesday, Nov. 14 in The Center for Hospice, Long Branch.
He was 89 years old.
Born in Jersey City, Mr. Meseck lived in Nutley for 30 years before moving to Manasquan many years ago.
He was employed as a quality control engineer with Westinghouse Corporation, Newark.
He loved the ocean and spent many hours at the Manasquan Inlet.
He was a Merchant Marine.
He was predeceased in 1983 by his wife, Gertrude; in 1997 by his step-daughter, Jean Bunce, and in 1995 by his dear friend and companion, Christina Knapp.
Surviving are one son-in-law, Eugene Bunce, Manasquan; three grandchildren, Carolyn Charpentier, Spring Lake Heights, Audrey Bohl, Cordova, Tenn., and Thomas Bunce, Alton, Ill.; five great-grandchildren, Justin Charpentier, Trevor, Tony, and Casey Bohl, and Megan Bunce; and four great-great-grandchildren, Allison, Zack, Tyler and Abigail Charpentier.
Funeral arrangements were from the Neary-Quinn Funeral Home, Manasquan. 

Mary R. Kenny
Loving Wife & Mother 
Spring Lake Heights resident Mary Rose Cullinan Kenny, formerly of Staten Island, N.Y., died at home on Saturday, Nov. 10.
She was 89 years old.
She was predeceased by her husband James 22 years ago, and her son James 14 years ago. She is deeply missed by her children: Thomas, of Royal Oak, Mich.; Maryann Dreyer, of Brick; Michael, of Neshanic Station; and Elizabeth McNulty with whom she lived.
Very much devoted to her home, ³Nanny² is also survived by 14 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, 19 nieces and nephews, and abroad circle of family and friends here and abroad.
Born in Lowell, Mass., she moved to Staten Island in 1922, graduated from Curtis High School, and married James Francis Kenny at Sacred Heart Church in 1935. They raised their family on Staten Island as parishioners of Sacred Heart. She was a member of the mothers¹ guilds of Our Lady of Good Counsel and Sacred Heart School, as well at the parents¹ associations of Augustinian Academy and Notre Dame Academy. She was dedicated to helping the Sisters of Charity of New York, Halifax, and Convent Station.
In 1987, she moved to Spring Lake Heights with her daughter¹s family and was a communicant of St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake. In recent years, she continued to serve as a living example of faith-in-action for her family.
She was ever-present as the matriarch at family gatherings, and was admired for her great faith and goodness, touching the hearts of all who enjoyed her company. The last member of her generation, she took great pleasure in her active involvement in the lives of her extended family; as recently as two weeks ago, she traveled to attend her grandson¹s wedding. Her beautiful life will be a perpetual source of inspiration and guidance to all those who follow. Her presence and efforts will be sadly missed.
Funeral arrangments were from the O¹Brien Funeral Home, Wall Township.
Contributions in Mrs. Kenny¹s memory may be made to Sisters of Charity, c/o Sister Sheila Holleran, Box 476, Convent Station, 07961. 

Frank Martinangelo
Business Owner 
Spring Lake Heights resident Frank Martinangelo died Sunday, Nov. 18 in Jersey Shore Medical Center, Neptune.
He was 88 years old.
He was born in Elizabeth and moved to Spring Lake Heights in 1953.
He served during World War II in the Army Air Corps and was part of the Normandy Invasion.
He was employed by Grammer, Dempsey, and Hudson as a truck driver. He owned and operated Mela¹s Luncheonette in Spring Lake Heights from 1953 to 1965. He was also employed by the Veterans Affairs in Trenton.
He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Manasquan Post and held the position of treasurer.
He was predeceased by his parents, Maria Russo Martinangelo and Antonio Martinangelo, his stepmother, Maria Priolo Martinangelo, his brother, James Martinangelo, and three sisters, Antoinette Lombardo, Lucy Pedicano, and Ida Priolo. He was also predeceased by his son-in-law Anthony P. DeBella.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Carmela Priolo Martinangelo, his daughter, Maria DeBella, and four grandchildren, Anthony F. DeBella and his wife Jacquelyn, of Laurel, Md., Justina DeBella Mammeri and her husband Abdul, of Parkville, Md., and Katherine and Joanna DeBella, of Spring Lake Heights. He is also survived by a sister, Josephine Engesser, of Holland, Penn.
Funeral arrangements were from the Meehan Funeral Home, of Spring Lake Heights. 

Patsy F. Vitale
Truck Driver 
Spring Lake resident Patsy F. Vitale died on Thursday,Nov. 15, at his home.
He was 90 years old.
Born and raised in Jersey City, Mr. Vitale lived in North Arlington for 40 years before moving to Spring Lake 15 years ago.
He was a truck driver for many years for Spector Freight in Secaucus, and retired in 1973.
He was a member of the New Jersey Teamsters Retiree Club, a member of the Loyal Order of Moose, Jersey City Lodge 266.
He was a communicant of St. Catharine Church, Spring Lake where he was a member of SCAMP, St. Catharine¹s Association of Mature Persons.
Surviving are his loving wife of 70 years Anna J. Falco, one son, Dr. Salvatore F., Spring Lake, one daughter Annette T. Bozza, Sea Girt, two brothers George, Pequannock, and Frank, Beverly Hills, Fla., and three sisters, Carmela Gagliardi, Manchester, Angelina D¹Alessandro and Anna Carline, both from Scottsdale, Ariz. He also leaves six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were from the O¹Brien Funeral Home, Wall Township.
Contributions in Mr. Vitale¹s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 801 Broad St., Shrewsbury, NJ 07702.


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