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  • Edward L., Gallagher Obituary Photo
    Edward L., Gallagher, 85 Cranford, and Seaside Park, New Jersey

    July 6, 1933 - January 20, 2019

    Edward L Gallagher, 85, of Seaside Park, NJ passed away on January 20th, 2019 at Ocean Medical Center, Brick, NJ. Edward was born in Kenilworth, NJ and lived there until 1949 when he moved to Roselle, NJ. He...


  • Marc W. Andrew Obituary Photo
    Marc W. Andrew, 56 Cranford

    March 30, 1962 - January 18, 2019

    Marc W. Andrew, 56, of Cranford, NJ, passed away January 18, 2019 at St. Barnabas Hospital after suffering an aneurysm. He is survived by his beloved wife of 25 years, Sherry Ackerson Andrew, and son, Ian Spencer Andrew...


  • Margie G. Pate Obituary Photo
    Margie G. Pate, 84 FAnwood, New Jersey

    January 14, 1935 - January 18, 2019

    Margie G. (Grippo) Pate, 84, of Fanwood, N.J., went home to Heaven on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 after a long illness. Her faith in her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, supported and strengthened her during her illness, and...


  • John C. Jaeckel Obituary Photo
    John C. Jaeckel, 71 Manahawkin, Kenilworth, New Jersey

    February 20, 1947 - January 13, 2019

    John C. Jaeckel age 71 passed away on January 13, 2019 at his residence in Manahawkin, New Jersey. Born in Orange, New Jersey, he lived in Kenilworth before moving to Manahawkin. John worked as a carpenter for the...


  • Helen S. Doerr Obituary Photo
    Helen S. Doerr, 91 Cranford, New Jersey

    May 8, 1927 - January 5, 2019

    Helen S. Doerr Devoted Mother Helen S. Doerr, 91, of Cranford, NJ, passed away peacefully on January 5, 2019. Raised in Hillside, NJ, by her parents Helen and Charles Schleuning, Helen lived in Cranford for the past...


  • Steven E. Senkarik Obituary Photo
    Steven E. Senkarik, 85 Cranford, New Jersey

    August 7, 1933 - December 24, 2018

    STEVEN E. SENKARIK, 85, of Cranford, NJ, peacefully passed away in his sleep on the morning of December 24, 2018. He was born in Bernardsville, NJ to the late Katherine and Stephen Senkarik on August 7, 1933. He was...


  • Doris  Rose (nee Dando) Riccardi Obituary Photo
    Doris Rose (nee Dando) Riccardi, 90 Mountainside, New Jersey

    July 30, 1928 - December 15, 2018

    Doris Rose Riccardi, 90, of Mountainside, NJ died on Saturday December 15, 2018, at the Spring Grove Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in New Providence. Born in Pittston, PA to the late George and Jessie (Renfer)...


  • Helen Baer Obituary Photo
    Helen Baer, 91

    September 29, 1927 - December 14, 2018

    Helen Baer peacefully passed away on December 14, 2018 at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. Helen was 91 years old. She was born in Roselle, NJ to Frederick and Margaret Dittmann. She is predeceased by George, her...


  • Viola L. Leber Obituary Photo
    Viola L. Leber, 92 Cranford, New Jersey

    March 16, 1926 - December 10, 2018

    Viola L. Leber passed away on Monday December 10, 2018 at her residence in Cranford Born in Newark, NJ she lived most of her life in Cranford where she raised her family. Viola worked in the family business as...


  • Michael J Heuer Obituary Photo
    Michael J Heuer, 36 Cranford, New Jersey

    December 3, 1981 - December 2, 2018

    Michael Joseph Heuer of Cranford, NJ, died peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones, on the morning of December 2, 2018 after a 16 month battle with Glioblastoma. He was 36 years old. Michael was born on...


  • Mary M. Loeser Obituary Photo
    Mary M. Loeser, 92 Cranford, New Jersey

    October 14, 1926 - November 27, 2018

    Mary Elizabeth Loeser (nee Mogileff) of Cranford, NJ, died on the morning of Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Brighton Gardens of Mountainside, NJ, after a period of declining health. She was 92 years old. Mary was born...


  • Susan Ishiyama Obituary Photo
    Susan Ishiyama, 63 Cranford, New Jersey

    March 9, 1955 - November 8, 2018

    Susan Arasin Ishiyama, 63, of Cranford passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 surrounded in love by her family and friends. She was born in Jersey City, NJ on March 9th, 1955, beloved daughter of...


  • Joan P. Festa Obituary Photo
    Joan P. Festa, 86 Cranford, New Jersey

    December 25, 1931 - October 28, 2018

    Joan P. Festa of Cranford, New Jersey, passed away on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Born in Plainfield, New Jersey, Joan was raised in Mountainside. She attended Skidmore College before eventually settling in Westfield...


  • Paul F. Kaiser Obituary Photo
    Paul F. Kaiser, 67 Cranford, New Jersey

    May 18, 1951 - October 27, 2018

    Paul Kaiser, 67, of Cranford, NJ passed away on Saturday, October 27th after a steadfast fight following emergency surgery. Paul was born May 18, 1951 to Cranford residents Fred and June Kaiser, where he lived and...


  • Neil Robert Bryson, DDS Obituary Photo
    Neil Robert Bryson, DDS, 78 Cranford, New Jersey

    April 3, 1940 - October 26, 2018

    Neil Robert Bryson, 78, of Cranford N.J. passed away on Friday October 26,2018. Neil's Life Celebration and visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9PM Monday, October 29th, at Gray Funeral Home, 12 Springfield Ave....


  • Juan Garcia Obituary Photo
    Juan Garcia, 74 Union, New Jersey

    July 10, 1944 - October 17, 2018

    Juan Garcia formerly of Kearny, recently of Union, peacefully passed away surrounded by loved ones at home. He was born on July 10, 1944 in Malaga, Spain. Juan was preceded in death by his by his loving wife, Esther...


  • Antonio A. Duraes Obituary Photo
    Antonio A. Duraes, 90 Bethlehem PA, and Cranford, New Jersey

    November 21, 1927 - September 30, 2018

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  • James W. Ruff Obituary Photo
    James W. Ruff, 94 Cranford, New Jersey

    June 26, 1924 - September 18, 2018

    Dr. James W Ruff Dr. James W. Ruff born June 26, 1924 died on Tuesday September 18, 2018 at Overlook Hospital in Summit NJ surrounded by his loving family. Jim was born in Newark, NJ and grew up in Roselle Park, NJ. A...


  • Frederick J. Spotts, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Frederick J. Spotts, Jr., 78 Cranford, New Jersey

    January 3, 1940 - September 16, 2018

    Frederick J Spotts Jr., 78 of Cranford, NJ, passed away on September 16, 2018 surrounded by family and friends. Born January 3, 1940, the son of Frederick Sr. and Evelyn Spotts. Lived his life to "Never Give Up" as he...


  • Ruth A. Nead Obituary Photo
    Ruth A. Nead, 88 Garwood, New Jersey

    December 1, 1929 - September 12, 2018

    Ruth A. Nead (Helm), 88, of Garwood, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving children. Ruth was born in 1929 in East Orange, NJ and was the only daughter of Bertha...


  • Charlotte M. Ruszkowski Obituary Photo
    Charlotte M. Ruszkowski, 88 Cranford, New Jersey

    August 31, 1929 - August 26, 2018

    Charlotte Marie Ruszkowski (Sarnosky), 88, of Cranford, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, August 26 at Dr Phillips Hospital in Orlando, Florida after spending a wonderful week with her loving family in Walt Disney...


  • Gerda W. Hollingsworth Obituary Photo
    Gerda W. Hollingsworth, 93 Cranford, New Jersey

    May 12, 1925 - August 7, 2018

    Gerda W. Hollingsworth, (nee Opfer) passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 with family and friends by her side. Born on May 12, 1925, to parents Wilhelm & Emilie Opfer (Koch). She was the beloved wife to the late...


  • Mark William Petrilla Obituary Photo
    Mark William Petrilla, 66 Cranford, New Jersey

    May 29, 1952 - August 3, 2018

    Mark William Petrilla, 66, of Cranford, NJ, passed away, Friday, August 4, 2018, surrounded by family. Mark was born and raised in Elizabeth, NJ where he graduated in 1971 from Thomas Edison Voc-Tech High School. ...


  • Constantina "Tina" Orellana Obituary Photo
    Constantina "Tina" Orellana, 84 Elizabeth, New Jersey

    October 28, 1933 - July 16, 2018

    Tina Orellana was born in Manhattan, New York, moving to Elizabeth New Jersey where she lived most of her life. She was a career accountant working in the New York City construction industry. She leaves behind a son,...


  • Walter H. Ditzel, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Walter H. Ditzel, Jr., 98 Cranford, New Jersey

    January 6, 1920 - July 10, 2018

    Walter Ditzel, Jr. Walter Ditzel, Jr., long time resident of Cranford, NJ, passed away on July 10, 2018 at 98 years of age. Walter served his country in the Army's 811th Tank Destroying Unit during World War II. ...