KATHLEEN NULTY, AGE 89, SOMERVILLE
Kathleen O'Connor Nulty died Friday at St. Peter's
Medical Center, New Brunswick. She was 89.
She was born in County Longford, Ireland, and
immigrated to the United States in 1968. She moved to Somerville 30 years
She retired in 1991 after 15 years in sales for
M. Epstein's department store in Bridgewater.
She had been a bookkeeper for many years in Ireland.
She was a communicant of Immaculate Conception
R.C. Church in Somerville.
Her husband, Maurice R., died in 1987.
Surviving are two sisters, Ita Lawler and Josephine
O'Connor, both of Ireland; a stepson, George of Medford; three stepdaughters,
Sister Margaret of Clifton, Marian Keefe of Bay Head and Kathleen Culley
of North Brunswick; 12 grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate
Conception R.C. Church. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Arrangements are by the Cusick Funeral Home,
80 Mountain Ave., Somerville.
REGINALD W. MOORE, AGE 47, BERNARDS
Reginald W. Moore of Bernards died on Saturday,
Jan. 3, at the Veterans Medical Center in the Lyons section of Bernards.
He was 47.
He was a Vietnam War veteran.
Private services will be Tuesday at the Bongiovi
Funeral Home, Bell Avenue and Anderson Street, Raritan. Burial will be
at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Arnytown
section of North Hanover.
SANDRA L. GARO, AGE 58, SOMERVILLE
Sandra "Sandy" L. Garo died Wednesday at St.
Peter's Medical Center, New Brunswick. She was 58.
She was born in Raritan and had lived in Somerville
before moving to Hillsborough 14 years ago.
She had been a secretary at Pomerantz Personnel,
Bridgewater, PDQ Temps and Kelly Services; secretary to director of marketing
at Olivetti, Somerville; secretary administrator in client education at
Computer Associates, Princeton; secretary at Microwaver Semiconductor Corp.,
in the Somerset section of Franklin; stenographer at AT&T Bell Laboratories,
in the Murray Hill section of New Providence; executive secretary at RCA
Corp., Somerville, and secretary at Ortho Diagnostics.
She was a communicant of St. Ann's R.C. Church,
She was a member of the Franklin Greens Ski Plus
She was a member of the Great Eastern Balloon
Association and a crew member of the balloon "Dream Chaser." She was also
honorary pilot and served on the balloon staffs of other pilots. She was
a member of the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra.
She enjoyed country-western dancing at the Yellow
Rose and Colorado Cafe, as well as water-skiing, swimming, snow skiing
and horseback riding. Her hobbies included crocheting and art. She traveled
in Europe, the Caribbean and throughout the United States.
Surviving are her mother, the former Jean Bernabiti,
and her father, James of Raritan; a sister, Lorraine Garo Carl of the Whitehouse
Station section of Readington; a brother, Thomas of the Ringoes section
of East Amwell, and two nephews.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at the Bongiovi
Funeral Home, Anderson Street and Bell Avenue, Raritan, followed by 11
a.m. funeral liturgy at the funeral home. Burial will be at Somerset Hills
Cemetery, Basking Ridge section of Bernards.
VINCENT C. CATAPANO, AGE 82, FRANKLIN
Vincent C. Catapano died Friday at his home.
He was 82.
He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and moved to the
Somerset section of Franklin a year ago.
He retired in 1982 as a mail clerk for the Thompson
McKinnon Co. in New York City.
He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was
a member of the Disabled American Veterans N.J. Chapter 16.
His wife, the former Sadie Briglia, died in 1996.
Surviving are a son, Guy of Somerset; a brother,
Joseph of East Brunswick; five sisters, Millie Allocco of Pearl River,
N.Y., Ann Veneziano and Jean both of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Grace Pernicaro
and Eleanor Giordano, both of Queens, N.Y., and two grandchildren.
the funeral will be 9:15 a.m. Tuesday from the
Selover Funeral Home, 555 Georges Road, North Brunswick, followed by a
10 a.m. service at the Emanuel Lutheran Church, Kirkpatrick and New streets,
New Brunswick. Burial will follow at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale,
ROBERT OSTERLUND, AGE 83, MILLSTONE
Robert T. Osterlund died Friday in Port Angeles,
Wash. He was 83.
He was born in Springfield, Pa., and lived in
New Brunswick and Millstone, before moving to Sequim, Wash., nine years
He retired in 1980 as director of professional
relations at Johnson & Johnson, where he worked for 42 years.
He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War
He was a member of Dungeness Valley Lutheran
He was a member of the Exchange Club and Port
Angeles Power Squadron.
His daughter, Marian Lee Hershoff, died in 1993.
He is survived by his wife, the former Marian
S. O'Brien; a son, Bob of Corralas, N.M.; two daughters, Virginia von Euen
of Portland, Ore., and Barbara Osterlund of Palm Beach, Fla., and six grandsons.
Services will be private. Arrangements are by
the Harper-Ridgeview Funeral Chapel, 105 W. Fourth St., Port Angeles, Wash.
Memorial contributions may be made to Dungeness
Valley Lutheran Church, Box 1916, Sequim, WA 98382.
JOSEPH A. MANCINI SR., AGE 52, SOUTH BOUND BROOK
Joseph Anthony Mancini Sr. died yesterday at
home. He was 52.
He was born in Somerville and lived in Bridgewater
and Washington before moving to South Bound Brook 20 years ago.
He was a laborer for most of his life and was
employed by Local 779, Somerville, until 1987. Before that, he was a self-employed
He served in the Army during the Vietnam War.
He was a former member of the Raritan Moose Lodge.
A daughter, Donna Oakley, died in 1982. A brother,
Harry Harvey, also died previously.
He is survived by his wife, the former Georgene
Petrusky; two sons, Joseph Jr. of Lebanon and John Garlewicz at home; three
daughters, Gena of Manville, Debra Luise of Somerville and Carol Garlewicz
of Indiana; three brothers, Patrick Mancini of Branchburg, Robert Metzner
of Pennsylvania and Fred Metzner of Manville; two sisters, Joyce Kazmar
of Manville and Pauline Boyer of Bridgewater, and four grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the Branchburg
Funeral Home, 910 Route 202 South, Branchburg. The committal will be private.
MARY J. LIPOT, AGE 79, MANVILLE
Mary J. Koslak Lipot died Sunday at home. She
She was born in Jersey City and lived in Manville
for most of her life.
She was a homemaker.
She was a communicant of Sacred Heart R.C. Church,
She was a former member of the Manville Polish
Her husband, Paul, died in 1991.
She is survived by a son, Paul L. of Manville;
three daughters, MaryAnn Ciotola of Drums, Pa., Christine Scholar of the
Perrineville section of Millstone and Kathleen at home; two brothers, Chester
Koslak and John Koslak, both of Manville; three sisters, Helen Koslak and
Louise Mazzariello, both of Manville, and Pauline Lesinski of the Finderne
section of Bridgewater; six grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Thursday from
the Fucillo and Warren Funeral Home, 205 S. Main St., Manville, followed
by a 9 a.m. funeral liturgy at Sacred Heart R.C. Church. Burial will be
at Sacred Heart Cemetery, Hillsborough.
Donations may be made to the Somerset Valley
Visiting Nurse Association, 586 E. Main St., Bridgewater, NJ 08807.
CHARLES P. McNAMARA, AGE 85, FRANKLIN
Charles P. McNamara died Saturday at St. Peter's
Medical Center, New Brunswick. He was 85.
He was born in Summit and lived in the Murray
Hill section of New Providence before moving to the Somerset section of
Franklin in 1984.
He was an automobile mechanic for 40 years, retiring
in 1975 from New Providence Garage in New Providence.
He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War
He was a communicant of St. Matthias R.C. Church,
Survivors are his wife, the former Nellie Stone;
a son, John of Hopewell Township; a daughter, Joan Philpots of Somerset,
and a nephew, Daniel McNamara of Summit.
Services will be 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Gleason
Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset, followed by a 9:30 a.m. funeral
Mass at St. Matthias Church. Entombment will be in Resurrection Mausoleum,
Memorial contributions may be made to Franklin
Township Food Bank, Box 333, Somerset, NJ 08875.
THERESA McGOVERN, AGE 74, SPOTSWOOD
Theresa Zaba McGovern died Saturday at home.
She was 74.
She was born in Garfield. She lived in Bayonne
and in the Parlin section of Sayreville before moving to Spotswood.
Before retiring, she had worked for the Marriot
Corp. and the New Jersey Turnpike Authority.
She was a communicant of St. Thomas the Apostle
Church, Old Bridge.
Her husband, Rodney McGovern, died in 1977.
Surviving are two daughters, Mary Ann of Hartford,
Conn., and Theresa of East Brunswick; a son, James of North Brunswick;
a brother, Edward Zabecki of Bayonne, and four grandchildren.
Services will be 8:15 a.m. Wednesday from the
Rezem Funeral Home, 457 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Mass will follow
at 9 a.m. at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, Old Bridge.
Burial will be at Holy Cross Burial Park and
Mausoleum, East Brunswick.
Donations may be made to Hearts of Hope Hospice
Auxiliary, 530 New Brunswick Ave., Perth Amboy, NJ 08861.
JOYCE KOVARSKY, AGE 55, FRANKLIN
Joyce Kovarsky died Saturday at Somerset Medical
Center in Somerville. She was 55.
She was born in Staten Island, N.Y., and lived
there before moving to the Somerset section of Franklin 25 years ago.
She retired in 1995 after 20 years as a software
development group leader for Bell Labs in Lincroft.
She is survived by her husband, Milton Brogley;
her son, Jeffrey Kovarsky of Los Angeles; two daughters, Sherri Padron
of Piscataway and Renee Pastrick of Slatington Pa.; a brother, Douglas
McKinnon of Albuquerque, and five grandchildren.
Services will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the
Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset. Burial will follow at
Franklin Memorial Park, North Brunswick.
LOIS CALAMIA, AGE 57, EAST BRUNSWICK
Lois Calamia died Friday at home. She was 57.
She was born in New Brunswick and lived in East
She was a professor for 20 years at Brookdale
Community College in the Lincroft section of Middletown.
She was a graduate of Douglass College, Rutgers
University, New Brunswick. She was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, the mathematics
fraternity and the Douglass College Alumni Association.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church,
Milltown, and served on its board of trustees.
Surviving are her husband, Thomas A.; a daughter,
Beth Lauren Calamia of Oxford, Miss.; a son, Paul T. of Austin, Texas,
and a sister, Susan Malon of Elizabeth.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Bronson
& Son Funeral Home, 152 N. Main St., Milltown. Burial will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to the American
Cancer Society, the United Methodist Church of Milltown, or the Mental
Health Association of New Jersey, 60 S. Fullerton Ave., Metuchen, NJ 08840.
IRENE KARWOSKI ZISK, AGE 75, FRANKLIN
Irene Karwoski Zisk died Friday at King James
Care Center in the Somerset section of Franklin. She was 75.
She was born in Jersey City and spent most of
her life living in Somerset.
She was a communicant of St. Matthias R.C. Church
in Somerset and was a member of its Rosary-Altar Society.
She was a member of the Garden State Ex-Prisoners
of War Association, Chapter 1, North Caldwell.
She was an attendance officer of the Franklin
Senior Citizens, and the High Steppers, its dance club.
Her husband, Charles, died in 1987. Two brothers,
Henry and John Karwoski, died last year.
Surviving are her son, Robert of Franklin; a
daughter, Diane Sitren of Franklin; a sister, Helen Frenick of Franklin,
and three grandchildren.
Services will be 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Gleason
Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset, followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass
at St. Matthias R.C. Church. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery in
EUGENIA PERONE, AGE 82, BOUND BROOK
Eugenia Iovino Perone died on Tuesday, Dec. 16,
at Greenbrook Manor Nursing Home. She was 82.
She was born in Boston and was a lifelong resident
of Bound Brook.
She retired in 1980 after 25 years as a cook
for American Cyanamid Co. in Bridgewater.
She was a communicant of St. Mary's R.C. Church
in Bound Brook.
Surviving are three sons, Stephen of Bend, Ore.,
Eugene of Bound Brook, and Joseph of Melbourne, Australia; two daughters,
Caroline Granek of Highland Park and Frieda Scarpatti of South Plainfield;
a sister, Ann Izzi of Somerville; 10 grandchildren, and a great-granddaughter.
Arrangements were by the Bridgewater Funeral
Home, 707 E. Main St.
CHARLES McNAMARA, AGE 85, FRANKLIN
Charles P. McNamara of Franklin died yesterday
at St. Peter's Medical Center in New Brunswick. He was 85.
Services will be announced by Gleason Funeral
Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset section of Franklin.
MARGARET J. FISHER, AGE 90, FAIR HAVEN
Margaret Julia Fisher died Friday at home. She
She was born in Simpsonville, Md., and moved
to Fair Haven in 1943.
She retired in 1987 as a self-employed seamstress
and clothing designer. She also had been a domestic worker in Rumson.
She was a member of the National Association
of Black Women.
Surviving are a son, Frederick Earl of Somerville;
a brother, James Johnson of Lakehurst; two sisters, Helen Bailey of Riverdale,
N.Y., and Ida Pringle of Bailey, Miss.; eight grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren,
and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be noon Wednesday at the Anderson
Funeral Service, 201 Sandford St., New Brunswick. Burial will follow at
New Cemetery, Somerville.
BARBARA COURTNEY, AGE 71, FRANKLIN
Barbara Courtney died Thursday at home. She was
She was born in Bethlehem, Pa., and had lived
in Alabama and the Somerset section of Franklin before moving to the township's
She retired in 1990 as a clerk for the Franklin
Board of Education. She was a member of the Somerset County Retired Educators.
She was a member of the Middlebush Reformed Church,
where she had served for 36 years as church organist.
Surviving are her husband, Robert; four sons,
John of Berkeley, Calif., Kenneth of Santa Fe, N.M., Robert of Long Mont,
Colo., and William of the Kendall Park section of South Brunswick; a daughter,
Elizabeth Bittner of Lauderdale by the Sea, Fla.; a brother, Richard Ross
of Virginia Beach, Va.; a sister, Reathie McLain of Marion, Texas, and
Private cremation was under the direction of
the Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset. A memorial service
will be announced by the Middlebush Reformed Church.
LUBE KOLEVSKI, AGE 61, BOUND BROOK
Lube Kolevski died Wednesday at St. Peter's Medical
Center in New Brunswick. He was 61.
He was born in Macedonia and immigrated to the
United States in 1968, settling in Bound Brook.
He was owner and operator of Kolevski Construction
in Bound Brook.
He was a communicant of SS. Kiril & Kiril
Macedonian Orthodox Church in Randolph.
He is survived by his wife, the former Persa
Veskovska; a son, Trajan of Bound Brook; two daughters, Mirjana of Bound
Brook and Zorica Starkov of Evesham; two sisters, Stojna Andreevski of
Bound Brook and Gorica Dimovski of Florida, and five grandchildren.
Services will be 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the Taggart-Chamberlain
Funeral Home, 305 E. High St., Bound Brook, followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass
at SS. Kiril & Kiril Macedonian Orthodox Church. Burial will be at
Bound Brook Cemetery.
ELIZABETH A. VARGA, AGE 94, FRANKLIN
Elizabeth A. Varga died Monday at Knox Community
Hospital, Mount Vernon, Ohio. She was 94.
She was born in Vanderbilt, Pa., and lived most
of her life in the Somerset section of Franklin before moving to the home
of her daughter in Utica, Ohio.
She retired several years ago after 25 years
with the Rutgers Alumni-Faculty Center, New Brunswick.
She was a communicant of St. Joseph Byzantine
Catholic Church, New Brunswick, and a member of its Altar Rosary Society.
She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the
Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department.
Her husband, Andrew Sr., died in 1958. A son,
Andrew Jr., died in 1989. Three brothers and five sisters also are deceased.
Surviving are a daughter, Carol Gage of Utica,
Ohio, and a sister, Ann Arnold of Trenton.
Services will be 9 a.m. Saturday from the Gleason
Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton St., Somerset, followed by a 9:30 a.m. funeral
Mass at St. Joseph Byzantine Catholic Church. Burial will be at St. Peter's
Cemetery, New Brunswick.
RHODA HOLMES, AGE 70, FRANKLIN
Rhoda E. Holmes died Monday at Robert Wood Johnson
University Hospital, New Brunswick. She was 70.
She was born in Newark and lived in the Somerset
section of Franklin.
She was a retired assembly worker for Bristol-Myers
Squibb, New Brunswick.
She attended Faith Hope Church, New Brunswick.
Surviving are her husband, Edward; a son, Edward
Jr.; eight grandchildren, and a great-grandchild.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at the Whigham
Funeral Home, 580 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd., Newark. Burial will be
at Fairmont Cemetery, Newark.
FLOYD EVANS SR., AGE 81, FRANKLIN
Published in the Home News Tribune 1/1/98
Floyd E. "Pappy" Evans Sr. died yesterday at
Somerset Medical Center, Somerville. He was 81.
He was born in Wimmers, Pa., and lived in the
Whitehouse Station section of Readington before moving to the East Millstone
section of Franklin 56 years ago.
He retired in 1979 as a chief chemical operator
for American Cyanamid Corp., Bound Brook, where he worked for 38 years.
He was an elder and deacon at the Dutch Reformed
Church (now Calvary Baptist Church), East Millstone.
He was a member of the Millstone Valley Fire
Department since 1959 and a member of the East Millstone First Aid Squad.
He was a member of the Cedar Hill Cemetery Association,
where he was in charge of burials for 25 years.
His wife, the former Allegra A. Biefeldt, died
in 1983. A brother, Fred Willard, also is deceased.
Surviving are a son, Floyd W. of East Millstone;
a brother, Raymond of Wimmers; three sisters, Rhea Beauman of Branchburg,
Mary Standish of the Bradley Gardens section of Bridgewater and Janet Biefeldt
of East Millstone; two grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday from
the Fucillo and Warren Funeral Home, 205 S. Main Street, Manville, followed
by an 11 a.m. service at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be at Cedar
Hill Cemetery, East Millstone.
Memorial contributions may be made to the East
Millstone First Aid Squad, P.O. Box 2088, East Millstone, NJ 08875.
HELEN CHERRIS, AGE 82, ROCKY HILL
Helen Skurka Cherris died Tuesday at home. She
She was born in Perth Amboy and lived there before
moving to Rocky Hill 37 years ago.
She retired in 1980 after 40 years as a beautician
and owner of La Mode Hairdressers, Woodbridge.
She was a member of the Ukrainian Catholic Church
of the Assumption, Perth Amboy.
She was a member of the Franklin Senior Citizens.
Her husband, Charles, died in 1994. A son, Charles
A., died in 1969, and a daughter, Carol, died in 1943. A brother, Walter
Skurka, and a sister, Mary Thomas, also are deceased.
Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Roy
and Sherry of Rocky Hill; five grandchildren, Kathryn, Kevin and Charles
Cherris and Christine and Catherine Colon, and two great-grandchildren,
Danny and Victoria Colon.
Services will be held at 9:15 a.m. Saturday from
Flynn and Son Funeral Home, 23 Ford Ave., Fords section of Woodbridge,
followed by a 10 a.m. divine liturgy at the Ukrainian Catholic Church of
the Assumption. Burial will be at Ukrainian Catholic Church Cemetery, Hopelawn
section of Woodbridge. A Parastas service will be 7:30 p.m. Friday.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer
Society, Breast Cancer Research, or the Ukrainian Catholic Church of the
Assumption, 684 Alta Vista Place, Perth Amboy.
SALVATORE "BUTCH" CANASTRA, AGE 82, FRANKLIN
Salvatore "Butch" Canastra died Tuesday at Somerset
Medical Center, Somerville. He was 82.
He was born in St. Benedict, Pa., and lived in
East Brunswick and North Brunswick before moving to the Somerset section
of Franklin in 1995.
He retired in 1977 after 25 years as a water-treatment
operator for the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, Cranbury.
He was a communicant of Sacred Heart R.C. Church,
He was a Army veteran of World War II.
He was a member of the Military Order of the
Purple Heart, Chapter 10, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Clark-Moetz Post
2319, both Milltown.
He also was a member of the East Brunswick Senior
His wife of 58 years, the former Josephine LaSala,
died Nov. 28.
Surviving are two sons, Kenneth of North Brunswick
and Joseph of Atlanta; two brothers, Carmen of Monroe and Joseph Campagna
of the Dayton section of South Brunswick; two sisters, Martha Gibbs of
North Brunswick and Ruth Parillo of New Brunswick; two grandchildren, and
Services will be 9:15 a.m. Friday from the Selover
Funeral Home, 555 Georges Road, North Brunswick, followed by a 10 a.m.
Mass at Sacred Heart R.C. Church. Entombment will be at Franklin Memorial
Park Mausoleum, North Brunswick.
AUDREY C. EBERT, AGE 66, GREEN BROOK
Audrey Carolyn Ebert died yesterday at home.
She was 66.
She was born in Hempstead, N.Y., and had lived
in Union, East Brunswick and Florida before moving to Green Brook in 1994.
She retired in 1989 after more than 20 years
as a human-resource manager for AT&T Corp. in Jacksonville, Fla.
She is survived by a son, Lloyd Rojewski of Roswell,
Ga.; three daughters, Jacki Baird, Michele L. Nagy and Ellen S. Blake,
all of Green Brook, and six grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at the Higgins
Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung. Burial will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to Somerset
Medical Center Hospice, Rehill Avenue, Somerville, NJ 08876.
GEORGE J. OLLER, AGE 74, FRANKLIN
George J. Oller died Monday at The Medical Center
at Princeton. He was 74.
He was born in Long Branch and lived in the Somerset
section of Franklin.
He worked as a chemist at Merck & Co. in
Rahway for 23 years. He also had worked for Whitehall Labs in Hammonton
and retired in 1987.
He received a bachelor's degree from Seton Hall
University and attended Stevens Institute in Hoboken.
He was an Army veteran of World War II.
He worked as a volunteer with the Office on Aging
in Somerset County, where he helped seniors fill out their income-tax forms.
Surviving are his wife, Midori I., and a brother,
Walter J. of Georgetown, Conn.
A Mass will be offered at 11:15 a.m. Saturday
at St. Augustine of Canterbury R.C. Church, Kendall Park section of South
Brunswick. Burial will be in Holy Cross Burial Park, East Brunswick. Arrangements
are by the M.J. Murphy Funeral Home, 616 Ridge Road at New Road, Monmouth
Junction section of South Brunswick.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Augustine
of Canterbury Church, 45 Henderson Road, Kendall Park, NJ 08824, or to
the Six Mile Run Reformed Church, Route 27, Franklin Park.
JULIAN M. BETZA, AGE 82, MILLSTONE
Julian M. Betza died Monday at the Plateau Medical
Center in Fayetteville, W.Va. He was 82.
He was born in New York City and lived in the
Somerset section of Franklin, New Brunswick, Millstone and Florida before
recently moving to Fayetteville.
He had been a distributor for Lance Corp. in
He was a Coast Guard veteran of World War II.
He was a communicant of St. Joseph's R.C. Church
Surviving are his wife, the former Sylvia Dunbar;
two sons, Phillip of the Toms River section of Dover Township and William
of High Bridge; a daughter, Ann Johnston of Neshanic; a stepson, James
Russso of Germany; two stepdaughters, Jacqueline Mueller of Milltown and
Patricia Tygrett of Fayetteville; two sisters, Marie Petty of the Rossmoor
community of Monroe and Emily Kurdonik of Union; 18 grandchildren, and
Services will be 9:30 a.m. Friday from the Boylan
Funeral Home, 188 Easton Ave., New Brunswick, followed by a 10 a.m. Mass
at St. Joseph's R.C. Church. Burial will be in Bound Brook Cemetery, Bound