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  • Charles D.  "Bud" Pulis, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Charles D. "Bud" Pulis, Jr., 85 Springfield and Westfield, New Jersey

    May 9, 1932 - November 11, 2017

    CHARLES D. (BUD) PULIS, JR. Charles D. Pulis, Jr., affectionately known as "Bud," of Springfield, New Jersey died peacefully on November 11, 2017 at the age of 85. The son of Lillian and Charles D. Pulis, of...


  • Shirley (nee Marden) Payne Obituary Photo
    Shirley (nee Marden) Payne, 95 Westfield and Mountainside, New Jersey

    May 27, 1922 - November 2, 2017

    Shirley Marden Payne,95, of Westfield and Mountainside passed away peacefully on Thursday November 2nd at Brighton Gardens of Mountainside. Shirley was born on May 27, 1922 in Westfield. She attended Westfield schools...


  • Elizabeth Thora Howarth Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth Thora Howarth, 97 Fanwod, Scotch Plains, New Jersey

    September 28, 1920 - October 31, 2017

    Elizabeth Thora Howarth September 28, 1920 – October 31, 2017 Elizabeth was born on September 28, 1920, the third of five children of Ole and Thora Larsen in Scotch Plains, NJ. She attended the Scotch Plains...


  • Richard W. Haesler, 88 Wall, New Jersey

    September 14, 1929 - October 8, 2017

    Richard William Haesler, 88, of Wall, N.J., passed away on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, Vermont, after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his family. The son of...


  • Manfred Gunther Bass Obituary Photo
    Manfred Gunther Bass, 82 Mountainside, New Jersey

    August 15, 1935 - October 8, 2017

    Manfred G. Bass, 82, of Mountainside, NJ, passed away on Sunday October 8, 2017. Visitation will be 5:00-9:00PM Wednesday October 11, 2017 at Gray Funeral Directors, 318 E. Broad St., Westfield, NJ, where a private...


  • Eliane G Bobin, 96 Cranford, New Jersey

    December 11, 1920 - August 31, 2017

    Eliane G. Bobin Worked at Local Piano Store Miss Eliane G. Bobin , at the age of 96, went to her eternal rest on Thursday, August 31.She had been a resident of Cranford Health and Rehabilitation Center for about...


  • June Westdyke McDaniel Obituary Photo
    June Westdyke McDaniel, 92 Basking Ridge, New Jersey

    February 18, 1925 - August 27, 2017

    June Westdyke McDaniel June W. McDaniel, formerly of Westfield, died Sunday August 27, at her residence in Fellowship Village, Basking Ridge, NJ. She was 92 years of age. June was predeceased by her husband Raymond...


  • Peter Fryziuk Obituary Photo
    Peter Fryziuk, 90 Easton, PA, New Jersey

    June 16, 1927 - August 26, 2017

    Peter Fryziuk, 90, formerly of Mountainside, passed away on Saturday August 26, 2017, at Easton Hospital, in Easton, PA, where he resided for the past several years. Born in Sadjava, Ukraine, he came to America in the...


  • Mary (Gougoumis) Karagannis Obituary Photo
    Mary (Gougoumis) Karagannis, 93 Freehold, New Jersey

    October 6, 1923 - August 14, 2017

    Mary Karagannis (nee Gougoumis), 93, of Freehold, NJ, passed away on Monday August 14, 2017, at The Manor, a nursing and care center in Freehold. Born in New York City, Mary had worked as a bookkeeper for the Karis...


  • Joan V. Stone, 99 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 18, 1918 - July 31, 2017

    Joan Valentine Stone, a longtime Westfield resident, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2017 after a long illness. She was 99. Survivors include her son Greg, his wife Mary, their children Lauren and Jack, Joan's...


  • Evonthia " Evon" Karveli Laskaris Obituary Photo
    Evonthia " Evon" Karveli Laskaris, 80 Fanwood, New Jersey

    March 16, 1937 - July 27, 2017

    Evonthia Karveli "Evon" Laskaris, 80, of Fanwood, NJ passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, July 27, 2017. Visitation will take place at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E Broad St, Westfield, NJ on Sunday, July...


  • Carolyn Nichols Wilday, 97 Charleston, SC formerly of Westfield, New Jersey

    August 19, 1919 - July 22, 2017

    Carolyn Nichols Wilday Carolyn Nichols Wilday, long term resident of Sun City, California, died on Saturday, July 22 in Charleston, South Carolina. Carolyn was 97. She was born on August 19, 1919 in Washington D.C....


  • Donna Eckler Obituary Photo
    Donna Eckler, 64 Fords, New Jersey

    August 8, 1952 - July 20, 2017

    Donna Eckler, 64, of Fords, NJ, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 20 with Bob Farrar by her side at her residence. Born in Jersey City, NJ, Donna spent most of her professional career as an Administrative and...


  • Robert W. Selvig Obituary Photo
    Robert W. Selvig, 99 Tewksbuey, New Jersey

    July 9, 1918 - July 18, 2017

    Robert W. Selvig, 99, of Tewksbury, passed away at home July 18 surrounded by his loving family. His parents immigrated to the US from Norway and settled in Chicago where Robert was born. A decade later, his father was...


  • Luis Socorro Mendez Obituary Photo
    Luis Socorro Mendez, 80 Westfield, New Jersey

    January 6, 1937 - July 5, 2017

    Luis S. Mendez, 80, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by loved ones on July 5, 2017. Luis was born in Havana, Cuba on January 6, 1937 and studied law at the University of Havana. Forced to flee his home...


  • Gregory D. Winter Obituary Photo
    Gregory D. Winter, 68 Westfield, New Jersey

    April 30, 1949 - July 3, 2017

    Gregory D. Winter Obituary Gregory D. Winter, 68, of Westfield NJ died peacefully in his sleep on Monday July 3, 2017 while on vacation in Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Visitation will be at Gray Funeral Home in...


  • Steven Scott Mee Obituary Photo
    Steven Scott Mee, 53 Delran, New Jersey

    July 22, 1963 - July 3, 2017

    Steven Scott Mee, 53, of Delran, New Jersey, passed away on July 3rd, 2017 peacefully in his sleep. Steve was born in Newark, New Jersey on July 22nd 1963. He graduated from Scotch Plains/Fanwood High School in 1981...


  • Thomas J. Sensbach, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Thomas J. Sensbach, Sr., 87 New Jersey

    July 6, 1929 - June 18, 2017

    Thomas "Tom" Sensbach, 87, of Fayson Lakes, NJ, passed away on June 18, 2017. Tom's visitation will be on Thursday June 22nd from 4:00-8:00PM at Gray Funeral Directors, 318 E. Broad St., Westfield, where his funeral...


  • B. Schmidt Obituary Photo
    B. Schmidt, 83 Mountainside, New Jersey

    October 14, 1933 - May 27, 2017

    Eleanore Schmidt (nee Braun), 83, of Mountainside passed away peacefully on Saturday May 27 at her son's home in Warren, NJ. Private arrangements are by the Gray Funeral Home in Westfield, NJ. A memorial service will be...


  • Marion D. Wetzel Obituary Photo
    Marion D. Wetzel, 91 Westfield, New Jersey

    May 25, 1926 - May 27, 2017

    Marion Daisy Wetzel The Westfield Starbucks lost a loyal customer on May 27, 2017, when Marion Daisy Wetzel died at home at the age of 91 after a short illness. Marion Crook was born on May 25, 1926 in Coney...


  • John G. Sully Obituary Photo
    John G. Sully, 94 Westfield, New Jersey

    July 6, 1922 - May 20, 2017

    John George Sully of Westfield, NJ passed away at his home on May 20. Born on July 6, 1922, in Newark, NJ, he was the only child of Katharine and George Sully. On January 26, 1946, he married Patricia Stevens in...


  • Doris M. (nee Bedford) Rabasca Obituary Photo
    Doris M. (nee Bedford) Rabasca, 93 Westfield, and Warren, New Jersey

    August 14, 1923 - May 18, 2017

    Doris M. Rabasca ( née Bedford), 93, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Doris' Life Celebration and visitation will be Sunday May 21st, from 2-4 and 6...


  • Josephine Scannella Weibel Obituary Photo
    Josephine Scannella Weibel, 90 Cranford, New Jersey

    January 4, 1927 - April 26, 2017

    Josephine Scannella Weibel, 90, of Cranford, passed away on Wednesday April 26, 2017 at Cranford Health and Extended Care Center. Born in Scranton, PA, Josephine was the beloved wife and helpmate of the late Lorenz...


  • David Thomas Teese Obituary Photo
    David Thomas Teese, 63 Westfield, New Jersey

    June 4, 1953 - April 14, 2017

    David Thomas Teese, age 63, passed away after a long illness on Friday, April 14, 2017. A memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, April 29, 2017, at St. Peter's Church, 406 Forman Ave., Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ....


  • Anthony J Heffner Obituary Photo
    Anthony J Heffner, 79 Landing, New Jersey

    September 17, 1937 - April 8, 2017

    Anthony was born and grew up in Simpson, PA the eldest of three children of Anthony H. and Rose (Borosky) Heffner. The family lost their father when Tony was only 13 years old. He worked hard in school and to help his...