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Ambalal M. Patel

January 13, 1933 - November 7, 2019

Ambalal M. Patel, of Perth Amboy, passed away Thursday, November 07, 2019 at Aristacare Almedia Nursing Home in Perth Amboy. He was 86. Born in Sarbhan, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1982. He resided in Boston and Cresskill, NJ before moving to Perth Amboy, He was a farmer in India. While living in the United States he worked for warehouses in Boston and a...
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David Bowden

January 1, 1962 - November 6, 2019

David Bowden, of Monroe Township, passed away November 6, 2019 at Trinitas Hospital in Elizabeth. He was 57. Born in New Brunswick, he's lived in Monroe for the past several years. David enjoyed listening to the "cool" music on his radio and dancing. He loved to fool people by switching his name, and he loved to eat at restaurants. David was very social and enjoyed joking around and...
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Catherine Donnelly

June 21, 1921 - November 2, 2019

Catherine E. Donnelly, formerly of Milltown, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Monroe Village in Monroe Twp. She was 98. Born in Elizabeth, she lived in Milltown most of her life before moving to Rossmoor and Monroe Village. Catherine was the Director of Records for Rutgers University Registrar Office in New Brunswick, before retiring. She was a communicant of Our Lady of...
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Charles F. Voorhees

December 30, 1936 - November 2, 2019

Charles F. Voorhees, of Milltown, passed away Saturday, November 02, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 82. Born and raised in New Brunswick, he's lived in Milltown for the past 53 years. Charlie was a telephone installer with Verizon, for 30 years, before retiring in 1993. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and visiting the NJ shore and Hawaii. He...
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Satishchandra K. Shah

August 11, 1957 - October 31, 2019

Satishchandra K. Shah, of Edison, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, October 31, 2019. He was 62. Born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat India, he came to the United States in 2003. He was manager at Sun Pharmaceutical Co. in Cranbury. He enjoyed painting and playing with his grandchildren. He's predeceased by his brother Maheshbhai Shah. Surviving is his wife Surekhaben Shah, his sons...
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Erik Prascak

May 29, 1989 - October 31, 2019

Erik Prascak, of Milltown, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2019. He was 30. Born in Sobrance, Slovakia, he came to the United States when he was 14, residing in Milltown. Erik was a loving brother and son. He loved vacationing in Puerto Rico with his family. For a living, he was a construction worker; he worked for ADB Absolute Decks and Basements. He had a passion for fitness and...
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Alan Joseph Horvath

February 9, 1951 - October 20, 2019

Alan Joseph Horvath, of North Brunswick, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Born in New Brunswick, February 9th, 1951, he lived his life amongst New Jersey, California, and Tennessee. Alan spent the latter years of his life in North Brunswick caring for his mother and eldest sister. Alan was an artist. There was a period of time he trained with an...
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Lucy Fontana

June 1, 1927 - October 18, 2019

Lucy Fontana, of East Brunswick, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 92. Born in Garwood, NJ, she lived in Brooklyn most of her life, before moving to the Chelsea in East Brunswick 11 years ago. She was a secretary at Watson Stillman in Roselle in the 40's and 50's. While living in Brooklyn, Lucy was very active at Our Lady of Angels...
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Antoinette Longo

June 18, 1944 - October 14, 2019

Antoinette Longo, of Milltown, passed away Monday, October 14, 2019 at home. She was 75. Born in Portigiola, Italy, she came to America during the 1950's as a child. She resided in Jersey City before moving to Milltown in 1971. She worked for Permacel in North Brunswick and Personal Products in Milltown. before retiring. Antoinette loved cooking for her family, especially her Sunday...
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Richard Frank Hague

February 3, 1943 - October 10, 2019

Richard Frank Hague was born in New Brunswick, NJ, on Feb. 3, 1943, to Hector and Annette Hague. After running amuck in New Brunswick as a kid, he moved to Edison in his high school years and became a member of the first graduating class of Edison High School, in 1960. He distinguished himself in athletics winning varsity letters in both basketball and football, which translated into coaching...
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Sara Teresa Miranda

April 3, 1933 - October 9, 2019

Sara Teresa Miranda, of Argentina, passed away Wednesday, October 09, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, She was 86. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, she currently was living in the Libertad section of Buenos Aires. Sara was fun loving and very talented. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, crocheting, dancing and drawing. She also was a dressmaker and...
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Irvin Baker

December 28, 1920 - October 8, 2019

Irvin Baker, formerly of East Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, October 08, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital in Dover, NJ. He was 98. Born in Akron, Ohio, he grew up on his grandparents farm in Estelleville, Estell Manor, NJ and in Atlantic City. He raised his family in East Brunswick, before retiring to Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Irvin fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima for the United States Marine Corps...
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Peter Casimir Walus

December 27, 1940 - October 4, 2019

Peter Casimir Walus, of East Brunswick, passed away peacefully on Friday October 4, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Somerville. He was 78. He was born in New Brunswick, and lived the majority of his life in East Brunswick. Pete served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, and was station in Germany for the duration of the war. Prior to his retirement, Pete was a...
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Virginia J. Lombardo

September 22, 1939 - September 30, 2019

Virginia J. Lombardo, formally of Milltown, passed away Monday September 30, 2019 at Colonial Manor @ Panther Valley in Hackettstown, NJ. She was 80. Born and raised in New Brunswick, she attended St. Peter's High School. She lived in Milltown most of her life, before moving to Bayville in 1998 and eventually Hackettstown three years ago . Virginia worked for Sears in New Brunswick for 25...
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Sandra Raslowsky

July 19, 1945 - September 22, 2019

Sandra Raslowsky of North Brunswick passed away Sunday morning at home, surrounded by her family. She was 74. Born in Houston, TX, she lived in Washington and California before moving to North Brunswick 30 years ago. Sandra was a waitress for most of her life. Most recently she worked for Stop N Shop in South Brunswick. She loved being with her grandchildren, decorating, gardening and...
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Luane Chang

October 2, 1953 - September 17, 2019

Luane Chang, of West Orange, NJ passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 65. Born in Taiwan, she came to the United States in 1981. She resided in Nutley, NJ for 24 years before moving to West Orange. Luane worked for over 30 years at Evergreen Shipping in Jersey City. She loved reading and cooking, supporting those she cared...
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Dr. Bernard W Koft

November 21, 1921 - September 15, 2019

Dr. Bernard W. Koft, of East Brunswick, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at home. He was 97. Born in Hammonton New Jersey, he lived in Cherry Hill before moving to East Brunswick 62 years ago. Bernard served his country during World War II in the US Navy from 1944 – 1946. After the war he went to school and earned a PhD in Microbiology. He taught Microbiology at Rutgers...
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Mohanbhai K. Patel

December 30, 1938 - September 4, 2019

Mohanbhai K. Patel, of Edison, passed away Wednesday September 4, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 80. Born in Surnivag Gujarat, India, Mohanbhai spent most of his life in India. He started his own bicycle shop where he sold and repaired bicycles. Mohanbhai eventually moved to the United States in 2003, residing in Edison. He was a member of...
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Laszlo Boka

August 12, 1949 - August 31, 2019

Laszlo Boka, of East Brunswick, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, with his loving family at his side. He was 70 years young. Born in Tatabanya, Hungary, Laszlo's mother escaped the Hungarian Revolution in 1956, with Laszlo and his brother Joszef, to Austria. From Austria, they ventured to Portugal, where they were united with a...
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Piyushkumar Laxmidas Patel

April 9, 1952 - August 27, 2019

Piyushkumar Laxmidas Patel, of Iselin, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Rahway. He was 67. Born in Calcutta, India, he lived most of his life in Vaso, Gujarat, before moving to Iselin in 2016. He worked for the local bank in Vaso before retiring. Piyush was very active and social. He enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Surviving is his wife...
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Sandra Schatzberg

August 11, 1944 - August 23, 2019

Sandra Schatzberg, of Highland Park, passed away Friday, August 23, 2019 at PowerBack Rehab Center in Piscataway. She was 75. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in Highland Park her entire life. Sandra was a registered nurse at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. Most recently she worked for Wysoker, Glassner, Weingartner, Gonzalez & Lockstepeiser law firm in New Brunswick. She and her...
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Jasodaben J. Patel

April 14, 1938 - August 17, 2019

Jasodaben J. Patel, of Edison, NJ, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 17, 2019, in Piscataway, NJ. Although her family was from Sarsa (Gujarat, India), they lived in Kheda (Gujarat, India) to be closer to their farmland. Later in her life, she married Jayantibhai Patel and moved to Pij (Gujarat, India). The young couple lived in various cities around Gujarat due to Jayantibhai's job with...
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Chimanlal A. Bhavsar

November 15, 1937 - August 16, 2019

Chimanlal was born on November 15, 1937 and passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019. Chimanlal was a resident of Columbus, New Jersey. He was a very devotional and selfless person, who showered his whole family with unconditional love and care. His loving wife, four children, and eleven grandchildren remember him fondly. Pooja funeral services and visitation will be held on Sunday,...
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Lionel A. McLean

June 25, 1949 - August 10, 2019

Lionel A. McLean, of Somerville, New Jersey, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 70 years old and had just marked his birthday on June 25th. Born in Manchester, Jamaica, he immigrated to the U.S. in October 30, 1995. He lived in Brooklyn and Franklin Park before moving to Somerville 10 years ago. Lionel was a barber by...
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Muljibhai T. Parikh

October 13, 1926 - August 10, 2019

Muljibhai Trikamlal Parikh, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Princeton Medical Center. He was 92. Born in Burhanpur, India, he came to the United States in 1986. He resided in West Islip and East Islip, NY before moving to Princeton in 2017. Mr. Parikh retired as a library aid from the East Islip Library. He liked traveling and reading. He loved sharing information...
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Debra M. Kosiarski

June 12, 1961 - July 26, 2019

Debra Marie Kosiarski transitioned to heaven July 26th, 2019, after a lengthy illness, at Morristown Memorial Hospital. She was 58. She was the loyal wife of Edward and devoted mother of Gabriel. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Debbie graduated from the Immaculate Heart of Mary School, and FDR High School in Brooklyn. She resided in Elizabeth, Milltown, and most recently Sayreville. ...
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Georgette Soueid - Khater

February 18, 1945 - July 24, 2019

Georgette Soueid-Khater passed asway Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 74. Born in Taalabaya Lebanon, she came to the United States in 1991 and resided in North Brunswick. Georgette was an elementary school teacher in Lebanon. When she came to the United States, she became the head cook at Tata's Pizza in New Brunswick. Her passion was...
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Manibhai S. Patel

February 21, 1934 - July 22, 2019

Manibhai S. Patel, of Iselin, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019 at Arista Care Cedar Oaks in South Plainfield. He was 85. Born and raised in Pij, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1992, residing in Iselin. Mr. Patel was a farmer in his hometown of Pij, India. He was a devoted follower of the God Shiva. He was a quiet but loving family man and will greatly missed by his...
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David Naim Abisleiman

June 6, 1926 - July 18, 2019

David Naim Abisleiman, of Somerset, passed away Thursday, July 18, 2019 at Cornell Hospital in NYC. He was 93. Born in Beirut, Lebanon, he came to the United States in 1988. He lived in Michigan before moving to Somerset in 1989. David owned many businesses throughout his life. Currently he and his family own Evelyn's and Barca City restaurants in New Brunswick. He was Dean of the...
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Daniel T. Hoff

August 22, 1931 - July 8, 2019

Daniel T. Hoff, of Milltown, passed away Monday, July 08, 2019 at Parker at Landing Lane in New Brunswick. He was 87. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Born and raised in New Brunswick, he lived in Piscataway before moving to Milltown 32 years ago. He was a 1950 graduate of St. Peter's High School in New Brunswick. Dan was the Plumbing Sub-code Official for Piscataway...
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Louisiana Daniels

October 24, 1918 - July 6, 2019

Louisiana Daniels, of East Brunswick, passed away Saturday July 6, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 100. Born in Americus, Georgia, she lived in Cordele, GA, Johnstown, PA and Rochester, NY before moving to East Brunswick 8 years ago. Mrs. Daniels was the first lady of Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church in Rochester, for over 40 years. She enjoyed embroidery,...
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Jo-Ann M. Simons

August 23, 1941 - July 6, 2019

Jo-Ann M. (Rademacher) Simons, of East Brunswick, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, July 06, 2019, at Raritan Bay Hospital in Old Bridge. She was 77. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in Milltown before moving to East Brunswick. She graduated from St. Peter's High School, New Brunswick, in 1959. Jo-Ann was a secretary for the the Dental Division at Johnson & Johnson in New...
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Dorothy L. Culp

August 6, 1929 - July 5, 2019

Dorothy L. Culp, formerly of San Francisco, passed away on Friday, July 5, 2019 at her sister's home in Milltown. She was 89. Born in Shamokin, PA, she lived in San Francisco most of her life, before moving to Milltown two years ago. Dorothy was a Registered Nurse at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. After her retirement she volunteered teaching English as a second...
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Kerry Ann McElhaney

June 26, 2019

Kerry Ann McElhaney, 34, of Pine Beach, NJ died Wednesday, June 26th at the Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ. Born in New Brunswick, she grew up in the area before moving to Pine Beach many years ago. Kerry was a 2003 graduate of Spotswood High School, where she excelled at Basketball and Softball. She attended Western Connecticut State University, playing on their...
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Barbara Ann Walmar

March 22, 1940 - June 17, 2019

Barbara Ann Walmar, 79, of Milltown, passed away on Monday, June 17, 2019 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. Barbara was born in Poughkeepsie, NY to Catherine and Stanley Hansen. She grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y. and raised her family on Staten Island, N.Y. She lived in North Brunswick before moving to Milltown 14 years ago. She retired after 25 years in Administration with St....
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Paul R. Westbrook

December 4, 1939 - June 16, 2019

Paul R. Westbrook of Milltown, New Jersey, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019. He was 79. Born in Milwaukee, WI, he lived in Watchung, Montclair and Westfield, NJ before moving to Milltown 13 years ago. Paul was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and a lifelong Badgers fan. An expert in finance, Paul founded his own financial and retirement planning firm, Westbrook Financial Advisors,...
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Mary (Santisi) Arena

March 31, 1955 - June 7, 2019

Mary (Santisi) Arena, of North Brunswick, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 64. Born in New Brunswick, she's lived in North Brunswick most of her life. Mary was currently a bank manager for the Middlesex County Federal Credit Union in New Brunswick. She was a communicant of St. Mary of Mt. Virgin RC Church in New Brunswick. She was a...
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Elizabeth "Betty" Giardino

April 19, 1936 - May 31, 2019

Elizabeth (Alai) Jamison Giardino, of Edison, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019 at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 83. Born in Scranton, PA, she lived in Highland Park before moving to Edison over 30 years ago. She recently moved back to Highland Park. She was a secretary for the Middlesex County Engineering Department for 20 years, before retiring 3 years ago. ...
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Kristo Jovani

January 6, 1935 - May 31, 2019

Kristo Jovani, of North Brunswick, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019, at Foothill Acres in Hillsborough. He was 84. Born in Tirana, Albania, he came to the United States in 1995 and resided in North Brunswick. Kristo was a former member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Piscataway. He loved fishing and being with his family. Surviving is his wife of 55 years, Donika (Dushniku) Jovani...
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Peter Gebauer

February 4, 1941 - May 25, 2019

Born in Kearny, NJ, he grew up in North Arlington, and lived in Hawaii while serving in the United States Navy. He moved to Milltown 52 years ago. Pete worked for Lockheed-Martin Astro Division in East Windsor, retiring in 1999. He was a communicant of St. Mary of Mt. Virgin RC Church in New Brunswick. He was a member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society and the Knights of Columbus,...
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Joy M. Liali

November 29, 1956 - May 23, 2019

Joy M. Liali, formerly of Asbury Park, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019, at the age of 62. Born in Brooklyn, she lived in Oceanport and Red Bank before moving to Milltown recently. Joy loved seeing her grandchildren more than anything and was known for her good heart. Joy may have struggled in her life, but was always happy whenever she was with her daughters and grandchildren. She is...
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John H. Feuerlicht

October 25, 1933 - May 16, 2019

John H. Feuerlicht, of East Brunswick, passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at his beach home in Monmouth Beach. He was 85. Born in New Brunswick, he was raised in Highland Park. He moved to East Brunswick 50 years ago. He owned We Care Health Services in Hamilton Twp. and previously worked many years in the garment industry in NYC. He was a graduate of Penn State University and was a...
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Robert Lewis

May 30, 1956 - May 14, 2019

Robert J.Lewis, passed away at his home in Perth Amboy, on May 14, 2019. He was 62. Born in Trenton, NJ, he lived in Perth Amboy for the past several years. Always willing to work with his hands, Robert was a welder, carpenter and handyman. He worked for Customized Distrbiution Warehouse.. At the age of 17 he enlisted in the Marine Corps and served in Vietnam. He's survived by his...
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Michael Carlin

December 12, 1953 - May 9, 2019

Michael Carlin, of Colonia, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune. He was 65. Born in the Bronx, he grew up in Colonia, and lived in Hollywood, Florida, before moving back to Colonia. He was a 1971 graduate of Colonia High School, and a 1975 graduate of the University of Bridgeport. Michael was a computer programmer for Waterford Crystal in Neptune. ...
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Patricia Dudas

April 28, 1928 - May 6, 2019

Patricia Margaret Dudas, 91, formerly of Milltown, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on May 6, 2019. Viewing will be on Thursday, from 4:00pm - 8:00 pm at The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 North Main St-at Riva Avenue, Milltown. A funeral mass will be held Friday, May 10th, at 10:30 am, at Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church, Milltown. Born in Elizabeth NJ, to the late John and Ellen...
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Harivadan J. Patel

December 25, 1938 - April 29, 2019

Harivadan J.Patel, of Somerset, passed away at home, on Monday, April 29, 2019. He was 80 years old. Born in Nadiad, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States several years ago. Mr. Patel worked for Tyco Lansdale in Pennsylvania before retiring. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Surviving is his beloved wife Chandrakanta; his daughters and son-in-laws, Jagruti and...
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Carmelo V. Sansotta

March 30, 1925 - April 24, 2019

Carmelo V. Sansotta, of East Brunswick, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at home. He was 94. Born in Portigliola, Italy, he served in the Italian Army. He came to the United States in 1956, and resided in Jersey City before moving to East Brunswick 53 years ago. A carpenter by trade, Carmelo was a member of the Carpenters Union Local 1006 of Milltown. Carmelo enjoyed...
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Richard R. Farparan

September 4, 1960 - April 24, 2019

Richard R. Farparan, formerly of South River, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019. He was 58. Born in Newark, he lived in South River and Midway Park, NC before moving to Edison this past year. Ricky was a cook for Onwasa Memorial Hospital in North Carolina. He was a 3rd degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus Council 9199 at Our Lady of Peace in Fords. He enjoyed cooking and watching...
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Ziveben S. Patel

January 26, 1936 - April 24, 2019

Ziveben S. Patel, of Old Bridge, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at home. She was 83. Born in Patana, Gujarat India, she came to the United States in 1993, residing in Old Bridge. Mrs. Patel and her husband were farmers in India. She enjoyed cooking and taking care of her grandchildren. Surviving is her husband Shamji P. Patel; her sons and daughter-in-laws Devraj and Kailash Diora...
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Mildred Benze

May 1, 1922 - April 12, 2019

Mildred Caruso Benze passed away at the age of 96 on Friday April 12, 2019 at Parker at Somerset. She was born in New Brunswick and lived in North Brunswick before moving to to Parker. Mildred worked for the City of New Brunswick as payroll clerk for 25 years. Mildred was a caring and loving mother who put family above everything else. She enjoyed cooking, baking, knitting beautiful afghans...
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Edward O. Allen

February 27, 1941 - April 12, 2019

Edward O. Allen, of East Brunswick, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at home. He was 78. Born in Kearney, NJ , he lived in East Brunswick and Woodbridge, before moving back to East Brunswick 12 years ago. Before retiring, Ed worked for Merck in Rahway. He also was a member of the Teamster's Union at Merck. He enjoyed reading and catching sun at the beach. He's predeceased by his...
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Diane Joy Rademacher

October 9, 1950 - April 10, 2019

Diane Joy Rademacher of Neptune, New Jersey died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving husband and sons, on Wednesday April 10, 2019. She was 68. Diane was born October 9, 1950 in New Brunswick, New Jersey where she grew up with her parents and her two sisters. Diane graduated from New Brunswick High School in 1968 and she worked at Metro Electric until she married her high school...
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Ann Marie Martilotto

June 22, 1923 - April 9, 2019

Ann Marie Martilotto, of Old Bridge, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Roosevelt Care Center in Old Bridge. She was 95. Born in Sorrento Italy, she came to the United States in 1928. She resided in Brooklyn, Staten Island and Florida before moving to Old Bridge 13 years ago. Ann Marie was a homemaker most of her life. She was a great cook, enjoyed reading and loved helping people. ...
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Edward D. Lundy

August 13, 1926 - March 26, 2019

The Reverend Deacon Edward D Lundy was called home to God on March 26, 2019. He was born on August 13, 1926 in New York City, the son of Patrick and Mary Morgan Lundy. During his business career he earned degrees from Fordham, Rutgers, and Walden Universities. He was employed with the bank of London and South America, McLellan Stores, Caltex Oil, Stauffer Chemical, and Becton-Dickinson...
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Edna Louise Rankin

January 16, 1920 - March 23, 2019

Edna Louise Rankin, of South River, passed away Friday, March 22, 2019 at home. She was 99. Born in Coopersburg, PA, she lived in Allentown, PA and Annapolis, MD before moving to South River 7 years ago. Louise received her Masters in mathematics from Pennsylvania State University. During WWII she served in the US Army, where she helped compute bomb configurations. She was a teacher for...
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Charline L. Shelley

November 17, 1923 - March 17, 2019

Charline L. Shelley, formerly of East Brunswick, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Parker Home on River Road in Piscataway, NJ. She was 95. Born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky she lived in Akron, Ohio and Ithaca, NY, before moving to East Brunswick 66 years ago. Charline received her bachelor's degree from the University of Kentucky. She was an Elder at the Presbyterian Church of...
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Susan Joy Liebman

January 6, 1969 - March 16, 2019

Susan Joy Liebman, beloved sister and aunt, passed away suddenly at home on Saturday, March 16, 2019. She was 50 years old. Born January 6, 1969, in Brooklyn, NY, she lived in Colonia, NJ, and throughout New Jersey before making Highland Park her final home. Susan attended Easter Seals in Edison, NJ. She loved making beaded necklaces, dancing, had a great sense of humor, and was loved...
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Leonard P. Andrews

March 15, 1943 - March 11, 2019


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Margaret Sparkes

August 17, 1929 - March 11, 2019

Margaret (Webster) Sparkes 89, formerly of Milltown, passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset in Somerville NJ. Born in Brooklyn New York, Mrs. Sparkes resided in Milltown NJ for over 49 years before moving to Hillsborough three years ago. Mrs. Sparkes retired after 25 years as the Milltown Borough Clerk. She was an active member of the Holy...
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Arthur J. Schroff, Jr.

March 4, 1939 - March 4, 2019

Arthur J. Schroff, Jr., of North Brunswick, New Jersey, passed away on his 80th birthday, Monday, March 4, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. Arthur was born in New Brunswick on March 4th, 1939 to Arthur J. Schroff, Sr., and Ruth Stauber. He married Roberta Stephens on December 26th, 1965. He later married Barbara Majewski on February 15th, 2010. Arthur graduated from Illinois...
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Jean B. Potter

September 7, 1922 - February 26, 2019

Jean Potter (nee Booream), 96, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Parker@Monroe after a long illness. Born September 7, 1922, she was a lifelong resident of Milltown. Jean graduated from New Brunswick High School and The Berkeley School in East Orange, New Jersey. She was retired from Rutgers University where she had been an executive secretary for over 20 years. Jean was an...
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Frederick F. Miller

June 23, 1928 - February 24, 2019

Frederick F. Miller, formerly of Old Bridge, passed away Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Renaissance Senior Home in Easton, PA. He was 90. Born and raised in Jersey City, he lived in Old Bridge for 60 years, before moving to Easton, PA in 2016. Fred served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He worked for Akzo Nobel in New Brunswick for 37 years, retiring in 1993 as a team...
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Thomas A. Franken, Sr.

July 15, 1926 - February 19, 2019

Thomas A. Franken, Sr., of Old Bridge, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Raritan Bay Hospital in Old Bridge. He was 92. Born in Queens, he lived in Brooklyn before moving to Old Bridge 58 years ago. Working in NYC for Armed Forces Radio, WHN, and finally retiring from WFAN in 1991. With Armed Forces Radio, he travelled with the Brooklyn Dodgers. He was an Eucharist minister for...
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Peter Nyers

February 9, 1927 - February 15, 2019

Peter Nyers, passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 at Park Place in Monmouth Jct. He was 92. Born in Hopelawn, he lived in Perth Amboy, North Brunwick, and most recently Milltown. Peter was a United States Army Veteran of WWII. He retired as a security guard for Union Carbide in Piscataway. Previously he worked for 25 years at American Smelting & Refinery Co. in Perth Amboy. Uncle...
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Arthur Dana

February 14, 2019

Arthur Dana passed away peacefully on February 14, 2019, at the age of 85, after a long illness. Born in Freehold to Rose and Philip Davidofsky, he spent his early years there at the family's business Blue Ribbon Dairy. Arthur attended Highland Park and New Brunswick High Schools, and the University of Louisville. He has been a tavern owner and entrepreneur for 65 years, beginning with...
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Donald K. Robertson

July 10, 1946 - February 11, 2019

Donald's K. Robertson, 72, passed from this life on February 11th. 2019. He was born and raised in New Brunswick, living the last 40 years in Old Bridge. He proudly served his country in the Vietnam war as a United States Marine and is a Purple Heart recipient. Afterwards he began his career as an owner operator truck driver. Donald rode Harley Davidsons as his father did, enjoyed the...
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Santosh Kumar Kadlebele Narayan

July 22, 1967 - February 10, 2019

Sri Santosh Kumar Kadlebele Narayan, of North Brunswick, passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 51. Santosh hailed from Haldipur, Honnavar and resided in the US for more than two decades. Santosh founded and managed Karavali Infotech for the past 11 years. He was an active member and the past president of the KCOB ...
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Kevin P. Lacey

November 21, 1953 - February 9, 2019


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Anila Chandra

November 19, 1953 - February 2, 2019

Anila Chandra, of Piscataway, passed away Saturday, February 2, 2019 at home. She was 65. Born in Bombay, India, she came to the United States in 1975 and resided in Philadelphia, before moving to Piscataway 38 years ago. Anila worked for AT&T in Bridgewater, for 36 years, before retiring as marketing and pricing manager. She was a member of the Indian Cultural Association of Central Jersey...
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Bhupendrakumar G. Shah

January 31, 1946 - January 25, 2019

Bhupendrakumar G. Shah, of Edison, passed away Friday January 25, 2019 at JFK Hospital in Edison. He was 72. Born in Nadiad, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1986. He lived in Jersey City before moving to Edison in 1992. Mr. Shah worked for Parpharma in Springfield, NY, for 25 years, before retiring. He's predeceased by his wife Meenakumari Shah (d. 2017). Surviving are...
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Robert A. Hewlett

July 27, 1946 - January 22, 2019

Robert A. Hewlett, of Milltown, passed away Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 72. Born in New York City, he lived in Old Bridge and Matawan, before moving to Milltown 20 years ago. Bob worked for the Middlesex County Board of Social Services in Perth Amboy for 32 years, retiring as Supervisor, in 2006. He was an avid reader and...
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Aldo G. Tarzia

July 9, 1928 - January 21, 2019

Aldo G. Tarzia, of East Brunswick, passed away Monday, January 21, 2019 at home. He was 90. Born and raised in Brooklyn, he moved to East Brunswick 45 years ago. Aldo served proudly in the United States Army during World War II. He was a member of the Catholic War Veterans. Before retiring in 1991, he was a rate manager for Englehard Chemical Co. in Edison. He was a communicant of St....
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Vinubhai Patel

January 5, 1934 - January 19, 2019

Vinubhai Patel, of Franklin Park, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2019 at home. He was 85. Born in Nisaraya, India, he came to United States in 1971 and resided in Queens, NY. He lived in Chicago, Saudia Arabia, Hurst, Texas, and Prescott, AZ before moving to Franklin Park 2 years ago. Mr. Patel was a civil engineer for 35 years, working for the Army Corps of Engineers in Ft. Worth,...
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Richard Van Voorhees

July 24, 1939 - January 17, 2019

Richard Van Voorhees, of Somerset, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2019 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 79. Born in New Brunswick, he grew up in Milltown and moved to Somerset 43 years ago. Richard proudly served in the United States Army. He was a New Brunswick High School graduate. He received his BS from Rutgers University and his accounting degree from Rider College....
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Judith A. Reilly

May 26, 1943 - January 9, 2019

Judith A. Reilly, of Jamesburg, NJ passed away at CentraState Hospital in Freehold. She was 75. Judith worked at the Walmart in Hightstown for several years. Burial was private and under the direction of The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 N Main St-at Riva Avenue, Milltown.
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Estelle Zelenkow

March 20, 1919 - January 9, 2019


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Dahyabhai Patel

January 2, 1936 - January 9, 2019

Dahyabhai Patel, of Edison, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at JFK Medical Center in Edison. He was 83. Born in Davol, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1984, where he resided in Queens, NY. He's lived in Edison since 2001. While living in India, Mr. Patel owned a family tobacco business, where they manufactured cigarettes. He enjoyed eating and gardening. ...
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Edward M. Schultz, Jr.

March 8, 1945 - January 4, 2019

Edward M. Schultz Jr., of Old Bridge, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019, at Raritan Bay Hospital in Old Bridge. He was 73. Born on March 8, 1945, to Edward Sr. and Frances (Hancox) Schultz of Lawrence Harbor, New Jersey, he's lived in Old Bridge for the past 50 years. Ed was a student of both Monmouth College and Rutgers University studying math and chemistry, and went on to work as a...
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Evarista Castro

October 13, 1922 - January 3, 2019

Evarista "Eva" Castro, of North Brunswick, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 96. Born in Chorrera, Panama, she came to the United States in 1959. She resided in NYC, Brooklyn and Bloomfield before moving to North Brunswick. Eva was a seamstress for Ruffolo Men's Clothing in Brooklyn, before retiring in 1984. In...
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Annabel Keely

January 25, 1929 - December 27, 2018

Annabel Keely, of NYC, passed away December 27, 2018 at Tenacre Christian Science Residence in Princeton. She was 89. Born in Pennsylvania to Robert and Mary (D'Angelo) Keely, she's lived in NYC for most of her life. She's predeceased by her sister Nancy Keely. Services are private. Burial will take place at Fairview Cemetery in Boyertown, PA. Arrangements are by The Crabiel Home for...
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William Bongiovanni

May 21, 1920 - December 26, 2018

William Bongiovanni passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at Somerset Woods Rehab and Nursing Center. He was 98. Born in Clymer, PA, he lived in North Brunswick most of his life. He was a US Army Veteran of WWII, serving proudly in both Europe and Japan. He was a Sgt. in the 365th Field Artillery, 97th Infantry Division. He was a lifetime member of both the VFW and the American...
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Girish Patell

November 21, 1939 - December 26, 2018

Girish K. Patell passed away Wedensday, December 26, 2018, at the age of 79. Girish grew up in the city of Nadiad, India before moving to United States 1989 where he lived in Edison. After five years he then moved to Piscataway in 1994. He worked for Bradlee's in Edison for many years. He enjoyed watching cricket and traveling. He was the most humble and kindest human being. He was very...
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Priyakant Parmar

May 30, 1937 - December 18, 2018

Priyakant Parmar, of Dayton, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro. He was 81. Born in Ahmedabad, India, he came to the United States in 1987. He resided in Edison before moving to Dayton several years ago. Mr. Parmar was a phlebotomist for NJ Blood Center in East Orange before retiring. He enjoyed watching cricket and listening to religious...
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Patricia A. Farley

January 26, 1937 - December 16, 2018

Patricia A. Farley, "Aunt Pat", of Piscataway, passed away Sunday, December 16, 2018, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 81. Born in Metuchen, she lived in Edison and Whiting before moving to Piscataway a few years ago. Pat worked for E&B Marine in Edison before leaving the workforce about 20 years ago. She was a proud friend of Bill W. for over 50...
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Gretta Q. Zorn

April 15, 1929 - December 13, 2018

Gretta Q. Zorn, passed away Thursday December 13, 2018, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 89. Gretta was born in Bridgeport Connecticut. She attended West Chester State Teachers College, in Pennsylvania, where she met her future husband, Frank W. Zorn. They married in 1951 and moved to North Brunswick after accepting teaching positions there. Gretta began...
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Faye Bradus

May 25, 1917 - November 30, 2018

Faye Bradus, of Somerset, passed away Friday, November 30, 2018 at home. She was 101. Born and raised in Brooklyn, she was a school aide for PS 163 in Brooklyn. Other than one year on Staten Island she spent her life in Brooklyn before moving to Somerset. Faye was a member of the Ladies Educational Society of Congregation Sons of Israel. She enjoyed music, knitting, crocheting and...
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Anne M. Gordon

August 23, 1934 - November 23, 2018

Anne M. (Connor) Gordon, of Piscataway, passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 at her home. She was 84. Born in Carbondale, PA, she lived in St. Marys and Beaver, PA, before moving to Piscataway 57 years ago. She received her B.A. from Rutgers University in English and Women's Studies, at the age of 54. Anne had worked for Piscataway Township for 28 years. She retired earlier this year...
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Kenneth M. Abode

September 19, 1950 - November 20, 2018

Kenneth M. Abode, of New Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at East Orange Veterans Hospital. He was 68. Born in New Brunswick, he was a lifelong resident. He served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. Kenny was a manager of Equitable Handbags in New Brunswick, for over 30 years. He was a member of the Sacred Heart Knights of Columbus. A lover...
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Robert E. Reed

April 15, 1948 - November 17, 2018

Robert E. Reed, of Kendall Park, NJ passed away on Saturday November 17, 2018 at Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro, NJ. He was 70 years old. Born in Los Angeles, he relocated to Kendall Park, NJ in July 2014. He enjoyed playing with his toys, especially the maracas, and building things with his blocks. Robert is predeceased by his parents Bert and Mary Ellen (Ely) Reed. Surviving...
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Jeffrey B. Segal

February 26, 1950 - November 12, 2018

Jeffrey Segal, formerly of South Brunswick, passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at Bishop McCarthy Health and Rehab Center in Vineland. He was 68. Born in New Brunswick, he grew up in South Brunswick and lived in Vineland most of his life. Jeffrey enjoyed country music, Philadelphia sport teams and watching old TV shows. He's predeceased by his parents George and Helen (Steinberg)...
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Luis Rosario

May 24, 1957 - November 11, 2018

Luis Rosario, of Flemington, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Hunterdon Medical Center. He was 61. Born in Brooklyn, he grew up in the Bronx, NY, and lived in New Brunswick before moving to Flemington 25 years ago. Luis worked for Rutgers University in New Brunswick, in the Douglass Cafeteria. He loved to fix things, and was always helping others. He's predeceased by his...
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George Santiago

September 25, 1971 - November 3, 2018

George Santiago, of North Brunswick, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2018. He was 47. Born in New Brunswick, he was raised in Highland Park. He lived in New Brunswick before moving to North Brunswick 14 years ago. George served in the United States Army, 2nd infantry division. He was stationed in Camp Humphries, South Korea. He most recently was a mail carrier for the Edison Post...
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Chandrakan A. Patel

April 9, 1950 - November 2, 2018

Chandrakan A. Patel, of Green Brook, passed away suddenly on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Overlook Hospital in Summit. He was 68. Born in Alendra, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States eight years ago. In his retirement, Mr. Patel stayed busy at Dunkin Donuts in Fanwood. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and family. Surviving is his wife, Premalatta Patel; his...
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John "Big John" Krajceck

June 21, 1939 - October 27, 2018

John "Big John" Krajceck, of Milltown, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Somerset Woods in Somerset. He was 79. Born and raised in South River, he's lived in Milltown most of his life. After graduating from South River High School in 1957, John joined the United States Army and graduated from the Military Police School. He was in the United States Army from 1957 – 1960, and was...
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Rita Lloyd

July 9, 1918 - October 24, 2018

Rita Lloyd, of Milltown, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Care One in East Brunswick. She was 100 years old. Born in Paterson, New Jersey she lived in Milltown for the past 34 years. Mrs. Lloyd loved being with her family. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Milltown. She's predeceased by her husband Lawrence Lloyd (d. 2008), her son-in-law Daniel...
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Margaret "Peg" Jordan

February 21, 1940 - October 23, 2018

Margaret "Peg" Jordan, of Milltown, NJ, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 78. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she lived in Philadelphia, San Fernando Valley CA and Pacific Palisades CA, before moving to Milltown four years ago. Before retiring, Peg was an office manager with her husband Ross, at their business Jordan's...
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Hasmukhbhai S. Patel

August 5, 1937 - October 15, 2018

Hasmukhbhai S. Patel, of Piscataway, passed away Monday, October 15, 2018 at AristaCare at Cedar Oaks in South Plainfield. He was 81. Born in Shihol, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1996 and resided in Piscataway. While in India, Mr. Patel was a farmer and an expert in agriculture. He received his PHD in Agriculture from the University of Navsari and was also a guest...
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Alphonsus Xavier Egan

January 23, 1940 - October 13, 2018

Al was a creative, curious intellect, troubleshooter, traveler, sailor and pirate to his thirteen grandchildren. He enjoyed his big, boisterous family among whom he loved to instigate a good debate or competition of sorts. The more cousins the better! He grew up in Staten Island, the eldest son of Alphonsus Xavier Egan Sr. and Ida Egan with his beloved sister and brother Eileen Ferguson and...
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Marie C. Pache

June 25, 1941 - October 13, 2018

Marie C. Pache, formerly of Milltown, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Chelsea of Foresgate, Monroe Township. She was 77. Born in South River, she lived in Milltown most of her life. Marie was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Milltown. She was a member of the VFW Post 2319 Ladies Auxiliary in Milltown and played softball and volleyball in Milltown. An avid...
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Jeffrey Schluer

March 30, 1953 - October 9, 2018

Jeffrey Schluer, of Sayreville, passed away October 9, 2018 at home. He was 65. Burial was private. Arrangements are by The Crabiel Home for Funerals, Milltown.
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