Obits from North New Jersey, Saturday, November 2, 2002
MADELINE MARINO ANGELOZZI, 84, of Paterson died Wednesday. Before retiring, she worked for Paterson Silk Mill. She was a parishioner of St. Anthony R.C. Church, Paterson. Arrangements: Scillieri Funeral Home, Paterson.
TERESA M. FARRICKER ANICK, 84, of Leonia, formerly of Edgewater and Englewood, died Thursday. Before retiring in 1976, she was an aerospace assembler and worked on the Apollo mission for Bendix Corp. in Teterboro for 30 years. She was a former parishioner of Holy Rosary R.C. Church, Edgewater. Arrangements: McCorry Bros. Funeral Home, Cliffside Park.
ITALO BATTISTA, 68, of Rutherford died Thursday. He had been a professor at Montclair State University. He was a parishioner of St. Mary R.C. Church, Rutherford. Arrangements: Collins-Calhoun Funeral Home, Rutherford.
BROTHER LOUIS BLACK, OFM, 75, of Ringwood died Friday. He joined the Franciscan Order of Friars Minor in 1950 and professed his final vows in 1954. Arrangements: D'Agostino Funeral Home, Wanaque.
ERNEST F. CAIROLI, 90, of Rutherford, formerly of North Bergen, died Thursday. He had been a partner in Summit Tool Co., Union City, for 53 years. Arrangements: Allwood Funeral Home, Clifton.
JOSEPH A. CHECCHI, 79, of Dumont, formerly of Fairview, died Friday. He was born in Italy. Before retiring in 1981, he was in traffic management for AT&T, where he worked for 32 years. He was an Army veteran. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Grace R.C. Church, Fairview. Arrangements: A.K. Macagna Funeral Home, Cliffside Park.
ANGELINA CROCE of Brick, formerly of Secaucus, died Thursday. Arrangements: Weatherhead Young Funeral Home, Brick.
SAMUEL "BUD" FINKELSTEIN, 74, of Fort Lee, formerly of Jersey City, died Thursday. He had owned Finkelstein's Reliable Hardware. He was a veteran of World War II and a member of the Jewish War Veterans in Jersey City. Arrangements: Wien & Wien, Hackensack.
FLOLIA M. PARRINELLO FRUIT of Pequannock died Thursday. She had been an office manager for New Dynamic Laminators, Lincoln Park, where she worked for 10 years. She was a member of the Pequannock Panthers Football Parents Association, and a former volunteer at the Boys and Girls Club of Morris County. Arrangements: M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains.
EMELIA L. GRAY, 93, of Drexel Hill, Pa., formerly of Westwood, died Thursday. She was a member of St. Martha's Guild at Grace Episcopal Church, Westwood. She was a trustee of Pascack Valley Hospital, Westwood, and a volunteer for its auxiliary. She also was a volunteer for the American Cancer Society. Arrangements: Doyle-Stonelake Funeral Home, Lansdowne, Pa.
JOHN C. HEGNER, 64, of Washington Township died Thursday. He had owned Long Acre Landscaping Inc., Washington Township. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
STEPHEN J. JAMBOR, 78, of Woodcliff Lake died Thursday. He had been an engineer for New York Telephone. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. Arrangements: Becker Funeral Home, Westwood.
GEORGE A. MALENICH, 67, of Elmwood Park died Thursday. Before retiring in 1989, he was a bus mechanic for New Jersey Transit, Paterson, where he worked for 28 years. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a life member of Elmwood Park Volunteer Fire Company 2, a member of the Exempt Firemen's Association, and a life member of the New Jersey State Firemen's Association. He was a member of Elmwood Park-Paterson Elks Lodge 60, the Elmwood Park Senior Friendship Club, the Homeowners Association, and AARP. Arrangements: Patrick J. Conte Funeral Home, Elmwood Park.
BERNARD MANN, 73, of Fort Lee died Thursday. He had been an executive for Carolace Industries, Ridgefield, where he worked for 52 years. He was a board member of the Fort Lee Jewish Center. He was an exempt member of the Fort Lee Volunteer Fire Department. Arrangements: Wien & Wien, Hackensack.
BEVERLY J. JOHNS MASTROPASQUA, 78, of Bergenfield died Friday. She was a member of St. Matthew Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bergenfield. Arrangements: Riewerts Memorial Home, Bergenfield.
THE REV. EDWARD A. McGUIRE, OFM, 90, of Ringwood died Wednesday. He joined the Franciscan Order of Friars Minor in 1933 and was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1940. Arrangements: D'Agostino Funeral Home, Wanaque.
STEPHEN M. MORENA, 56, of Little Ferry, formerly of Jersey City, died Friday. He owned Something New Limousine Inc., Lodi, for 10 years. Previously, he owned Morena Trucking Co., Jersey City, for 25 years. He was a parishioner of St. Margaret of Cortona R.C. Church, Little Ferry. He was a member of UNICO, Little Ferry. Arrangements: Costa Memorial Home, Hasbrouck Heights.
FRANK PARISI, 77, of Toms River, formerly of Lyndhurst, died Thursday. Before retiring, he worked for the Lyndhurst Department of Public Works. Previously, he was a machinist for American Can Co., Jersey City. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus in Lyndhurst. Arrangements: Alesso Funeral Home, Lodi.
VELMA BURDEN PAYNE of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Paterson, died Oct. 26. She had worked for Alexander's Department Store, Paramus, for 15 years. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.
HELEN E. SINKWAY, 77, of Glen Rock died Thursday. She had been an agent for Montclair Travel. Arrangements: C.C. Van Emburgh Funeral Home, Ridgewood.
VERONICA ANDERSON SMITH, 81, of Clifton died Oct. 26. She was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Byzantine Catholic Cathedral, Passaic. Arrangements: Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, Lexington Avenue, Clifton.
ALICE G. SWAIN, 86, of Closter, formerly of Harrington Park, died Thursday. She had been a teacher in Kentucky. She also was a substitute teacher coordinator for the Harrington Park school system, and a member of its PTA. She was a member of St. Andrew Episcopal Church, Harrington Park, and a member of its Women's Guild and Couples Group. Arrangements: Moritz Funeral Home, Closter.
CLARE VUKOVICH, 89, of Dumont died Oct. 25. Before retiring in 1983, she was a private duty registered nurse. She was a parishioner of St. Mary R.C. Church, Dumont. Arrangements: Frech Funeral Home, Dumont.
BERNARD E. "BUD" WERNTZ, 72, of Lyndhurst died Tuesday. He had been a machinist for Sequa Co., East Rutherford. He was an Army veteran. Arrangements: Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, Lyndhurst.
AUBREY WILSON SR., 71, of Paterson died Sunday. He had worked at Bergen Regional Medical Center, Paramus. He was an Army veteran. He was a member of Canaan Baptist Church, Paterson, and its Deacon Board and male chorus. He was also a member of the Male Chorus Baptist Association. Arrangements: Bragg Funeral Home, Paterson.