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  • Esther Emery Obituary Photo
    Esther Emery, 99 Westfield, New Jersey

    September 18, 1920 - October 28, 2019

    Esther Emery went home to be with the Lord on October 28, 2019 at the age of 99. Born in Scranton Pa. on September 18, 1920 to the late Simon and Rose Matweyiw, she resided in Westfield for over 60 years. She was a...


  • Richard S. Hingel Obituary Photo
    Richard S. Hingel, 52 Westfield, New Jersey

    May 8, 1967 - October 26, 2019

    Richard Hingel entered into eternal life on October 26, 2019 in New York City. Richard was born in Summit on May 8, 1967. He was raised in Westfield and graduated from Westfield Senior High School in 1985. Richard...


  • Scott D Gray Obituary Photo
    Scott D Gray, 58 Scotch Plains, New Jersey

    November 26, 1960 - October 21, 2019

    "Every child is gifted; they just unwrap their packages at different times". Scott D. Gray, 58, formerly of Westfield, passed away peacefully after a sudden illness, on Tuesday, October 22, 2019, where he resided, at...


  • James Gemmell Thomson Obituary Photo
    James Gemmell Thomson, 90 Scotch Plains, New Jersey

    September 14, 1929 - October 20, 2019

    James G. Thomson of Scotch Plains, NJ passed away on Oct. 20, 2019 at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. James was preceded in death by his wife Barbara (Pierson) Thomson and survived by three daughters, Wendy S. Thomson...


  • Donna Grozuczak Obituary Photo
    Donna Grozuczak, 64 Plainfield, New Jersey

    March 20, 1955 - October 18, 2019

    Donna Grozuczak We celebrate the life and mourn the passing of Donna Grozuczak, who died on October 18, 2019 at the age of 64 in Millburn, New Jersey. Donna lived for her family and friends, but devoted the same...


  • Marc A Rogala Obituary Photo
    Marc A Rogala, 60 Whiting, formerly of Mountainside, New Jersey

    November 9, 1958 - October 8, 2019

    Marc, four random letters that form a name that was a son, brother, grandson, nephew, uncle, and friend. Marc was a beloved son and brother that left us too soon. I could attempt to tell you about Marc's experiences and...


  • John F. Sipsis Obituary Photo
    John F. Sipsis, 52 Colonia, New Jersey

    June 22, 1967 - September 26, 2019

    John F. Sipsis, 52, of Colonia, passed away on Thursday September 26, 2019. John was an auto mechanic, and had previously operated the Jersey Towing Co. He is the beloved son of Fotios and Konstantia Sipsis, beloved ...


  • Michael Steven  "Mickey" O'Brien Obituary Photo
    Michael Steven "Mickey" O'Brien, 62 Westfield, New Jersey

    January 3, 1957 - September 20, 2019

    Michael Steven "Mickey" O'Brien, 62 of Westfield, passed away suddenly on Friday, September 20, 2019 at home. Mickey was born January 3, 1957 in New York, NY to Francis (Frank) and Estelle (Goldstein) O'Brien. He...


  • Eva Marie (nee Linzer) Wiley Obituary Photo
    Eva Marie (nee Linzer) Wiley Westfield, New Jersey

    September 8, 2019

    Eva Wiley peacefully passed away on September 8, 2019. Eva was born in Perth Amboy, NJ, grew up in Woodbridge, NJ and attended Woodbridge High School. She then went on to graduate with a Fine Arts degree from Monmouth...


  • Esme Chester Ambos Obituary Photo
    Esme Chester Ambos, 95 West Windsor, NJ formerly of Westfield, New Jersey

    May 6, 1924 - September 8, 2019

    Esme (Chester) Ambos of West Windsor, formerly of Westfield and of Tinton Falls, New Jersey, died September 8, 2019 at the age of 95. Born in Tompkins Cove, New York, she earned a Bachelor of Letters degree from what...


  • Barbara W. Case Obituary Photo
    Barbara W. Case, 91 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 2, 1928 - August 12, 2019

    Barbara Case of Westfield N.J. passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019. Born in Boston, MA. on March 2, 1928. Her parents were Oliver and Edith Wood. She was raised in Winthrop, MA., lived in Clarksburg, WV, then in...


  • Margaret Tobin  McKenna Obituary Photo
    Margaret Tobin McKenna, 98 Naples, Florida

    September 9, 1920 - July 17, 2019

    Margaret T. McKenna, 98 – Beloved Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother: Margaret Tobin McKenna passed peacefully in her sleep on July 17, 2019, in Naples Florida. She was 98 years old. Peggy, as she was...


  • Constance "Connie" (nee Eckert) Chapla Obituary Photo
    Constance "Connie" (nee Eckert) Chapla, 81 Escondido, CA, formerly of Mountainside, NJ, New Jersey

    July 15, 1937 - July 1, 2019

    Constance (Eckert) Chapla Constance "Connie" Chapla, of Escondido, CA, formerly Hillside, NJ and Mountainside, NJ, went to heaven to join her beloved husband, Walter, on July 1, 2019. She died peacefully after a...


  • L. Joann Koster Obituary Photo
    L. Joann Koster, 76 Westfield, New Jersey

    February 16, 1943 - June 30, 2019

    Joann Koster, Insurance Executive Linda "Joann" Koster, beloved leader, mentor and friend died Sunday morning, June 30, 2019 with her wife Laura by her side. In February, she celebrated her 76th birthday at Sunrise...


  • Mark William Burke Obituary Photo
    Mark William Burke, 65 Westfield, New Jersey

    August 18, 1953 - June 6, 2019

    Mark William Burke passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at his home in Westfield, New Jersey. He was 65 years young. His sharp intellect, deep humanity, insatiable curiosity and fun-loving sense of adventure...


  • Donald Anthony Carrelli Obituary Photo
    Donald Anthony Carrelli, 37 Milford, Connecticut formerly of Mountainside, New Jersey

    July 2, 1981 - May 25, 2019

    Donald Anthony Carrelli was a loving son, loyal brother, favorite uncle, caring friend, and proud Marine. He died tragically doing what he loved – being outdoors on his bicycle. Donald was born July 2, 1981 in...


  • Jessie R. Gray Obituary Photo
    Jessie R. Gray, 87 Mount Laurel, Formerly of Westfield, New Jersey

    January 11, 1932 - May 24, 2019

    Jessie B. Gray, 87, formerly of Westfield, born and raised in Wilmington, NC, passed away peacefully after a sudden illness, on Friday, May 24, 2019, at RWJ hospital In Somerville, NJ. Jessie is preceded in death by her...


  • Joseph Philip Dzuback III Obituary Photo
    Joseph Philip Dzuback III, 67 Fanwood, New Jersey

    May 23, 1951 - May 9, 2019

    Joseph Philip Dzuback III, 67, passed away surrounded by his loving family in his Fanwood home on the evening of May 9, 2019, after a valiant fight against cancer. Joe was born in Jersey City on May 23, 1951 and he...


  • Anna Marie Ober Obituary Photo
    Anna Marie Ober, 93 Westfield, New Jersey

    January 22, 1926 - April 19, 2019

    ANNA MARIE OBER January 22, 1926 to April 19, 2019 Anna Marie Ober (nee Vaccarino) passed away peacefully on Friday, April 19. A long time resident...


  • Henry Laessig IV Obituary Photo
    Henry Laessig IV, 89 Westfield, New Jersey

    February 19, 1930 - April 14, 2019

    Henry Laessig IV of Westfield died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at his home in Westfield. Mr. Laessig and his family moved to Westfield in 1959, and lived there until the present. He was a graduate of Drexel University, ...


  • Rose Dawn Engel Obituary Photo
    Rose Dawn Engel, 96 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 29, 1923 - April 6, 2019

    Rose Dawn Engel, 96, of Westfield, passed away on April 6, 2019, at Garden Terrace Nursing Home in Chatham, NJ. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 55 years, Walter R. Engel, in 2010. Rose, who was also known...


  • Kenneth A Ruppert Obituary Photo
    Kenneth A Ruppert, 73 Union and Wall Twp., New Jersey

    March 5, 1946 - March 27, 2019

    Kenneth A. Ruppert, 73, formerly of Union, NJ died on March 27, 2019. His funeral service will be 10AM Tuesday April 2, 2019 at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E. Broad St., Westfield, where visitation begins at 9AM Tuesday....


  • Evelyn J Schaefer Obituary Photo
    Evelyn J Schaefer, 89 Basking Ridge and Westfield, New Jersey

    September 15, 1929 - March 21, 2019

    Evelyn J. Schaefer (nee Kappmeyer). 89, formerly of Westfield, NJ, passed away on March 21, 2019, at Fellowship Village, Basking Ridge, NJ. Born in Plainfield, Evelyn worked at Seaman's Bank in New York City before she...


  • Lucille B. Finter Obituary Photo
    Lucille B. Finter, 88 Westfield, New Jersey

    December 16, 1930 - March 16, 2019

    Lucille B. Finter, 88, of Westfield, NJ, passed peacefully on Saturday, March 16, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 23 in the Westfield Presbyterian Church chapel at 140 Mountain...


  • Betty Nordquist Sayre, 87 Garwood, New Jersey

    May 21, 1931 - January 31, 2019

    BETTY N. SAYRE, BELOVED WIFE, MOTHER AND GRANDMOTHER Betty Nordquist Sayre, 87, passed away at home on January 31, 2019. Born in Montclair, NJ, Betty lived in Westfield, NJ for 55 years before moving to Garwood,...