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  • 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,...


  • Suzanne Daleo Less Obituary Photo
    Suzanne Daleo Less, 75 Scotch Plains, New Jersey

    April 28, 1943 - January 5, 2019

    Suzanne Daleo Less, 75, died on January 5, 2019 at Overlook Medical Center. She was born on Long Island and grew up in Westfield before moving to Scotch Plains 50 years ago. Suzanne was a graduate of Westfield...


  • Grace Naomi Rothmann Obituary Photo
    Grace Naomi Rothmann, 81 Warren, New Jersey

    July 12, 1937 - December 31, 2018

    Grace Naomi Rothmann, 81, of Warren, passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday December 31, 2018. Grace's visitation will be Friday January 4, 2019 from 4:00-8:00PM at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E. Broad St....


  • Alan Bruce Conlin, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Alan Bruce Conlin, Jr., 95 Wall Twp, formerly of Westfield and, New Jersey

    October 14, 1923 - December 29, 2018

    Alan Bruce Conlin Jr. 95, a 60 resident of Westfield, died Saturday December 29, 2018, at the Care One Center in Wall Twp., NJ, where he had recently resided. Born in Plainfield, Bruce was the son of the late Alan...


  • George A. Lewis Obituary Photo
    George A. Lewis, 87 Westfield, New Jersey

    May 17, 1931 - December 22, 2018

    George Alfred Lewis of Westfield died peacefully on Saturday December 22, 2018 surrounded by family. He was 87. Known to his family as Geo, George was born May 17, 1931 in Syracuse, New York to Alfred J. Lewis (a...


  • Louise Lisa Heucke Obituary Photo
    Louise Lisa Heucke, 91 Cranford, New Jersey

    March 2, 1927 - December 12, 2018

    Louise (Lisa) Heucke Louise Heucke of Clark, NJ (formerly of Cranford) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. Her two sons were by her side at...


  • William A. Parkhurst Obituary Photo
    William A. Parkhurst, 86 Formerly of Mountainside and Westfield, New Jersey

    September 13, 1932 - November 24, 2018

    William A. Parkhurst, Jr., passed away on Saturday night, November 24, 2018 at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Hamilton, NJ after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 86. Bill was born in Elizabeth, NJ in...


  • Elizabeth Ruth Steinmann Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth Ruth Steinmann, 83 West Orange, New Jersey

    June 7, 1935 - November 21, 2018

    Elizabeth Ruth Steinmann, 83, died suddenly on November 21, 2018. Born in Newark to the late Frederick and Hervor Borjeesson Steinmann, Bunny, as she was lovingly known, had previously taught school for many years,...


  • Eleanor A. Popovich Obituary Photo
    Eleanor A. Popovich, 90 Clark, New Jersey

    April 24, 1928 - November 20, 2018

    ELEANOR A. POPOVICH – nee IHNAT Eleanor passed away on Nov 20 with her family beside her after battling dementia for the last 6 years or more. She was at home with the assistance of Center for Hope Hospice as well...


  • Elizabeth Anne   (nee Capone) Sampson Obituary Photo
    Elizabeth Anne (nee Capone) Sampson, 70 Westfield, New Jersey

    June 14, 1948 - November 19, 2018

    Elizabeth Ann (nee Capone) Sampson, 70, of Westfield, died Monday November 19, 2018, at Overlook Medical Center in Summit. Born in Plainfield, she was the beloved daughter of the late James and Regina O'Donnell...


  • Anne (nee Cryan) Ricca Obituary Photo
    Anne (nee Cryan) Ricca, 85 Mountainside, New Jersey

    October 10, 1933 - October 15, 2018

    She was born Anne Cryan in Castlerea, County Roscommon Ireland, the daughter of Michael Cryan and Martha Satchwell Cryan. She came to America in the early 1950's, and called Westfield NJ her home for the past 45 years. ...


  • George Paul Gross Obituary Photo
    George Paul Gross, 94 Chatham Twp, New Jersey

    December 7, 1923 - October 13, 2018

    George P. Gross George Paul Gross, 94, of Chatham, NJ, passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Summit, NJ. George was born in Tarentum, Pa. to Howard and Clara Gross on December 7, 1923. He grew up in Winter...


  • Shirley Louise Vitelli Obituary Photo
    Shirley Louise Vitelli, 86 Manchester, New Jersey

    December 4, 1931 - October 5, 2018

    Shirley Louise Vitelli (nee Bartell), of Manchester, NJ, formerly of Westfield, NJ, passed away at her home on Friday October 5, 2018, at the age of 86. Born in Brooklyn, NY, to late Rev. Ernest C. and Madeliene King...


  • Pamala G. Elmendorf Obituary Photo
    Pamala G. Elmendorf, 94 Fanwood, New Jersey

    May 29, 1924 - September 27, 2018

    Pamala Goodwill Elmendorf was born May 29, 1924 in Southern Pines, North Carolina. She peacefully passed away in her home in Fanwood, New Jersey on Thursday, September 27th, 2018 surrounded by loved ones. She was 94...


  • Nancy Christine Erickson Obituary Photo
    Nancy Christine Erickson, 73 Edison, New Jersey

    June 6, 1945 - September 27, 2018

    Nancy Christine Erickson, 73, passed away Thursday afternoon, September 27, at her home in Edison. She maintained her generosity of heart and upbeat spirit throughout her illness. An educator, she enjoyed a career...


  • Edna McGraham Szeliga Obituary Photo
    Edna McGraham Szeliga, 98 Westfield and Fanwood, New Jersey

    April 28, 1920 - September 16, 2018

    Edna McGraham Szeliga, 98, of Fanwood, died Sunday September 16, 2018, at the Autumn Lake Health Care Center, Berkeley Heights. Born in the Bronx, NY to William and Catherine Fitzgerald McGraham, Edna moved to...


  • Charles T.   "C.T." Ward Obituary Photo
    Charles T. "C.T." Ward, 60 Boise, Idaho

    June 19, 1958 - September 4, 2018

    Charles T. "C.T."Ward Jr., 60, formerly of Westfield, died on September 4, 2018, at St. Alphonsus Hospital in Boise, Idaho from pneumonia and other health complications. He was born on June 19, 1958, in Rodriguez Army...


  • Terrence M Farley Obituary Photo
    Terrence M Farley, 88 Basking Ridge and Westfield, New Jersey

    March 6, 1930 - August 25, 2018

    Terrence M. Farley, a Limited Partner at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. and resident of Basking Ridge, NJ, formerly of Westfield, NJ, died on August 25, 2018. He was 88. He was born March 6, 1930 in New York City,...


  • Dolores (nee Tedesco) Koller Obituary Photo
    Dolores (nee Tedesco) Koller, 89 Westfield, NJ formerly of Cheltenham, Pennsylvania

    April 25, 1929 - July 28, 2018

    KOLLER, Dolores (nee Tedesco), 89, on July 28, 2018, Beloved wife of the late Rev. Walter E. Koller, Devoted mother of Walter J. Koller (Christine Waldron), loving grandmother of Cora, dear step sister of Rudolph ...


  • Olive Stoker Tice Obituary Photo
    Olive Stoker Tice, 100 Basking Ridge, New Jersey

    November 5, 1917 - July 23, 2018

    Olive Louise Stoker Tice (known as ' Ollie'), was born on November 5, 1917 in Auburn, NY and passed away at the age of 100 on July 23, 2018 in Basking Ridge, NJ. She graduated from Russell Sage College in 1939...


  • Anna Mary Herbst Obituary Photo
    Anna Mary Herbst, 90 Cranford, New Jersey

    January 13, 1928 - July 20, 2018

    Anna Mary Herbst, 90, loving care giver to parents and veterans, licensed hairdresser, active participant in St. Paul's Episcopal Church, enthusiastic baker, passed away in her sleep on July 20, 2018 at the Bridgeway...


  • Chester Rogala, 80 Clark, New Jersey

    December 4, 1937 - July 20, 2018

    A complete obituary is being composed


  • Frances C. Brader Obituary Photo
    Frances C. Brader, 94 Westfield and Mountainside, New Jersey

    September 17, 1923 - July 18, 2018

    Frances C. Brader (nee Brown), 94, of Mountainside, passed away on July 18, 2018. Frances' visitation will be on Friday July 20th from 6 to 8 PM, at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E. Broad St., Westfield, where her funeral...


  • Richard Townley Weldon Obituary Photo
    Richard Townley Weldon, 74 Mantoloking and Westfield, New Jersey

    June 8, 1944 - July 12, 2018

    Richard Townley Weldon. 74, of Westfield and Mantoloking, passed away on Thursday July 12, 2018 at his residence in Mantoloking. Richard's Life Celebration will be Monday July 16th from 3:00-6:00PM at Gray Funeral...


  • Wanda F. Solosy Obituary Photo
    Wanda F. Solosy, 89 formerly of Mountainside, New Jersey

    December 29, 1928 - July 9, 2018

    WANDA F. SOLOSY, 89, formerly of Mountainside, NJ, died Monday July 9, 2018, In Newberry, SC. Wanda's visitation will be from 4:00-8:00PM Friday July 13th, at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E. Broad St, Westfield. Her funeral...