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  • Diane E Morris Obituary Photo
    Diane E Morris, 82 Cranford, New Jersey

    September 23, 1938 - December 2, 2020

    Diane Morris, 82, went home to the Lord on December 2, 2020 engulfed with the love and prayers of her family. Born in Elizabeth in 1938 to Philomena and Louis Perrella, she spent most of her young life doing what she...


  • Haydee Rocio Collantes Obituary Photo
    Haydee Rocio Collantes, 56 Garwood, New Jersey

    April 9, 1964 - November 27, 2020

    Haydee Rocio Collantes, 56, of Garwood, passed away on November 27, 2020. Born in Peru, she worked for the SBM Co. in Kenilworth. She is survived by her husband: Jesus Rodriguez, daughter Rocio Katherine Huertas (Hiram...


  • Purnima Patel Obituary Photo
    Purnima Patel, 80 New Providence, New Jersey

    January 19, 1940 - November 6, 2020

    Purnima A. Patel, 80, of Roselle Park, NJ, went to be with the Lord on Friday, November 6, 2020 at home in Berkeley Heights, NJ. Purnima was born on January 19, 1940 to Babubhai and Sivitabhen Patel in Ahmedabad,...


  • Celina Tonda Obituary Photo
    Celina Tonda, 89 Miami, Florida

    December 6, 1930 - October 7, 2020

    Celina Tonda of Miami, Florida 12-16-1930 – 10-7-2020 Our beloved mother, grandmother, mother-in-law, sister and friend, Celina Tonda, has passed. Born in the town of Iguara, Cuba, she was the mother of...


  • Richard W. Nicholls, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Richard W. Nicholls, Sr., 90 Cranford, New Jersey

    April 2, 1930 - October 5, 2020

    Richard "Dick" W. Nicholls, 90, of Cranford, NJ, passed away surrounded by family, on October 5, 2020. He was born on April 2, 1930, in Blakely, PA. Dick was a graduate of Blakely High School (1947), Keystone Jr....


  • Nancy Gillan Obituary Photo
    Nancy Gillan, 83 Cranford,, New Jersey

    December 8, 1936 - September 10, 2020

    Nancy Gillan Cranford resident; passionate about her faith, her church, and education as elementary school teacher and tutor in retirement Nancy Gillan (formerly Roberts, nee Novovesky), native of Woodbridge, N.J.,...


  • Brian W. Sharkey Obituary Photo
    Brian W. Sharkey, 69 Forked River, formerly of Fords, New Jersey

    December 4, 1950 - September 9, 2020

    Brian William Sharkey, 69 of Forked River, NJ passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020. Brian was born on December 4, 1950 in Bayonne, NJ to his parents, the late John and Theresa Sharkey. He graduated from Jersey...


  • Rosario Almodovar Obituary Photo
    Rosario Almodovar, 91 Cranford, New Jersey

    October 6, 1928 - September 5, 2020

    Rosario Rivera Sosa de Almodóvar, 91, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, September 5th, 2020 at Cranford Rehab and Nursing Center. Born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, Rosario married her late husband Juan...


  • Elizabeth Ann "Betty" (nee Wasyle) Ford Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth Ann "Betty" (nee Wasyle) Ford, 86 Winfield Park, New Jersey

    April 3, 1934 - August 30, 2020

    Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Ford (nee Wasyle), 86 0f Winfield Park, NJ, passed away on Sunday August 30, 2020 at Center for Hope Hospice - Father Hudson House in Elizabeth. Born in Jersey City, NJ to the late Joseph and...


  • Walter F. Kilpatrick Obituary Photo
    Walter F. Kilpatrick, 85 Clark, New Jersey

    January 29, 1935 - August 14, 2020

    Walter Kilpatrick of Clark, NJ pass away peacefully on Friday, August 14th, 2020. He was born in Dunmore, Pa and later moved to Jersey City, NJ where he met and married his late wife Angela Kilpatrick (nee Malfitano)....


  • Salvatore Gargiulo Obituary Photo
    Salvatore Gargiulo, 60 Cranford, New Jersey

    October 27, 1959 - August 3, 2020

    Salvatore Gargiulo (October 27, 1959 – August 3, 2020) Devoted husband to Mary, loving father to Daniel, Michelle and Eric. Son of Raffaella and Gaetano (deceased). Born in Battipaglia, Italy he came to the U...


  • Gunter Aschmies Obituary Photo
    Gunter Aschmies, 80 Cranford, New Jersey

    September 25, 1939 - July 21, 2020

    Gunter C. Aschmies, age 80, passed away peacefully on July 21, 2020, in Summit, New Jersey. Gunter was born September 25, 1939 to Hans and Anni Bendix Aschmies in Memel, Germany. He is preceded in death by his...


  • Anastasia Heins Obituary Photo
    Anastasia Heins, 88 Cranford, New Jersey

    September 11, 1931 - June 23, 2020

    On Tuesday, June 23, 2020 Anastasia Heins (Stasia), loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend passed away. Stasia was born September 11, 1931, Jersey City, NJ to John and Theresa Zazula. She...


  • George R. Martis Obituary Photo
    George R. Martis, 89 Linden, New Jersey

    July 24, 1930 - June 21, 2020

    George R. Martis passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at home surrounded in love by his family. He was born in Linden NJ on July 24, 1930, the only child to George A. and Agnes (Eckel) Martis and was a lifelong resident...


  • Raymond Jude Horrigan Obituary Photo
    Raymond Jude Horrigan, 74 Cranford, New Jersey

    January 10, 1946 - June 19, 2020

    On Friday June 19, 2020, Raymond Jude Horrigan, loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away at the age of 74. Ray was born on January 10,1946 in Jersey City, NJ to Raymond & Ruth Horrigan. He had a dedicated...


  • Thomas Fitzsimmons Obituary Photo
    Thomas Fitzsimmons, 88 Cranford, New Jersey

    July 11, 1931 - June 18, 2020

    Thomas John Fitzsimmons, 88, of Cranford, NJ, passed away peacefully Thursday, June 18, 2020. Thomas was born July 11, 1931 in Avoca, PA to the late Thomas Damian Fitzsimmons and Helen Sheridan Fitzsimmons. As a Radio...


  • John Patrick  "Jack" Byrne, Jr. Obituary Photo
    John Patrick "Jack" Byrne, Jr., 59 Clark, New Jersey

    July 5, 1960 - June 12, 2020

    John "Jack" Patrick Byrne Jr. (59) - 6/12/2020 - passed away peacefully at his home in Clark surrounded by his loving family. Born in Elizabeth, he was raised in Cranford and was a longtime resident of Union and...


  • Adelina G. Ferreira Obituary Photo
    Adelina G. Ferreira, 75 Colonia, New Jersey

    February 25, 1945 - June 10, 2020

    Adelina de Jesus Tavares Guerra Ferreira, 75, of Colonia, NJ, died on Wednesday (June 10th, 2020) in her home surrounded by loved ones, while holding her children's hand, due to complications of ALS. Adele was born...


  • Daniel W. Brois Obituary Photo
    Daniel W. Brois, 55 Cranford, New Jersey

    August 26, 1964 - June 6, 2020

    Obituary for Daniel W. Brois August 26, 1964 – June 6, 2020 Cranford, New Jersey | Age 55 Daniel W. Brois, 55, of Cranford, NJ, returned home to The Lord on Saturday, June 6, 2020. Born in Summit, New Jersey, to...


  • Janet Randall Obituary Photo
    Janet Randall, 100 Fanwood and Cranford, New Jersey

    July 18, 1919 - May 17, 2020

    Janet Randall passed away on May 17 2020 from pneumonia caused by Covid 19 at the age of 100. Born Janet Murray in Leith, Scotland, she moved to London, England where she lived through the Blitz and met her husband...


  • Stewart Thompson Crane, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Stewart Thompson Crane, Jr., 87 Cranford, New Jersey

    August 29, 1932 - May 9, 2020

    Stewart T. Crane Jr. Stewart Thompson Crane Jr. of Westfield NJ passed peacefully on Saturday May 9, 2020. He was born in Elizabeth, NJ on August 29, 1932 as the second child of Stewart Thompson Crane Sr. and Elise...


  • Ruth Pringle Obituary Photo
    Ruth Pringle, 87 East Windsor, and Cranford, New Jersey

    December 4, 1932 - May 8, 2020

    Eleanor Ruth McCracken Pringle, known to all as Ruth, died peacefully on Friday, May 8, 2020 in East Windsor, NJ of complications arising from Covid-19 and dementia. She was 87 years old. Ruth was a brilliant,...


  • Arvind Gordhanbhai Patel Obituary Photo
    Arvind Gordhanbhai Patel, 81 Roselle Park, New Jersey

    June 24, 1938 - May 6, 2020

    Arvind Gordhanbhai Patel, 81, of Roselle Park, NJ, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at Trinitas Hospital in Elizabeth, NJ. Arvind was born on June 24, 1938 to Suragban and Gordhanbhai Patel in...


  • Clinton Harris Miller III Obituary Photo
    Clinton Harris Miller III, 88 Cranford, New Jersey

    November 22, 1931 - May 3, 2020

    Clinton Harris Miller III November 22, 1931 – May 3, 2020 Clinton Harris Miller III of Cranford, NJ, died on May 3, 2020, at the age of 88. He had lived with kidney disease for more than two decades, and died...


  • Luz Maria Landrove Soto Obituary Photo
    Luz Maria Landrove Soto, 98 Cranford, New Jersey

    May 29, 1921 - May 3, 2020

    Luz Maria Landrove Soto, 98 years of age, passed away on Sunday May 3, 2020, at Atria Senior Living in Cranford, NJ. Affectionately called Luciola by all who knew and loved her, she was born and grew up in Bayamo,...