Celebrity Obituaries

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  • Robert L. Newell, 68 Westfield, New Jersey

    September 8, 1952 - November 24, 2020

    An obituary is being composed by the family for the late owner of Robert Newell Lighting Design of Westfield, NJ.


  • Donald B Emery Obituary Photo
    Donald B Emery, 70 Iselin, New Jersey

    October 12, 1950 - November 17, 2020

    Donald B. Emery went home to be with the Lord on November 17, 2020 surrounded by his family at the age of 70. Born in Newark on October 12,1950, to the late Everett and Esther (Matweyiw) Emery. He resided in Westfield...


  • John A.  "Chick" Miller Obituary Photo
    John A. "Chick" Miller, 94 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 5, 1926 - November 16, 2020

    John A. "Chick" Miller, 94, a lifelong resident of Westfield, passed away at his home, early on Monday November 16, 2020. He was the son of the late Adam and Eleanor (nee Probasco) Miller. Chick was a 1943 graduate of...


  • Thomas C. Quinn Obituary Photo
    Thomas C. Quinn, 62 Westfield, New Jersey

    November 18, 1957 - November 11, 2020

    Tom Quinn 11/18/1957 — 11/11/2020 Come all without Come all within You'll not see nothing like the Mighty Quinn The Mighty Quinn …. Where to even begin with all that Tom Quinn was, and all that he left...


  • Janet Oneil Jackson Obituary Photo
    Janet Oneil Jackson, 83 Moutnainside, New Jersey

    January 25, 1937 - October 26, 2020

    Janet Oneil Jackson, died of natural causes at her home in Mountainside, NJ on Monday October 26, 2020. In her last days she was surrounded by her family. Judging by the smile on her face, she was aware of and comforted...


  • Ann S. Hoelterling Obituary Photo
    Ann S. Hoelterling, 87 Westfield, New Jersey

    June 28, 1933 - October 24, 2020

    On Saturday, October 24th, Ann Hoelterling , 87 passed from this earth into the Lord's Hands. Born in 1933 to Theodore Schasny and Hazel Briant Schasny. Born in a house on North Ave, she remained in Westfield her entire...


  • Florence Ferrere Obituary Photo
    Florence Ferrere, 106 Mountainside, New Jersey

    April 9, 1914 - October 10, 2020

    Florence Ferrere, 106 years and 6 months old, of Mountainside, passed away on October 10, 2020. An amazing person, up until just three years ago, Florence was still shoveling snow and re-painting her garage floor. So...


  • Lillian Catherine Vogel Obituary Photo
    Lillian Catherine Vogel, 102 Mountainside, New Jersey

    January 25, 1918 - October 3, 2020

    Lillian C. Vogel, 102 of Mountainside NJ Funeral services for Lillian Vogel, who passed away on Oct. 3rd at 102, will be held Wednesday, Oct. 7th. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Gray Funeral Home...


  • Roxie  Ann  (nee Frazier) Rela Obituary Photo
    Roxie Ann (nee Frazier) Rela, 86 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 29, 1934 - September 20, 2020

    Roxie Ann Rela of Westfield, passed away peacefully in her home on September 20, 2020 at the age of 86, surrounded by her loved ones. She is survived by her loving son Matthew, daughter-in-law Lynn, grandsons Matthew...


  • Kenneth Carleton Wooster Obituary Photo
    Kenneth Carleton Wooster, 87 Westfield, New Jersey

    July 31, 1933 - September 8, 2020

    Kenneth Carleton Wooster. July 31, 1933-September 8, 2020 He served his Lord, He served his Family, He Served his Friends, He served his Country. On September 8, 2020, on his beloved wife Theresa's birthday,...


  • Marion C. Bass Obituary Photo
    Marion C. Bass, 79 Mountainside, New Jersey

    December 14, 1940 - September 8, 2020

    Marion Claire Bass, 79, of Mountainside, NJ passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. A funeral service will be held at 12:30pm on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 in Hollywood Memorial Park, Union, NJ, immediately...


  • Marie Louise Castaldo Obituary Photo
    Marie Louise Castaldo, 71 Westfield, New Jersey

    August 6, 1949 - September 7, 2020

    Marie Castaldo,71, of Westfield, NJ died on Monday, September 7, 2020 in her home. Marie was born and raised in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, NY by her late adoptive parents, Robert and Marie Croce. She attended college at...


  • Harriette M. Waltner Obituary Photo
    Harriette M. Waltner, 74 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 28, 1946 - September 6, 2020

    It is with profound sadness that we share with you that Harriette Waltner passed away on Sunday, September 6 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. Harriette had a long and impeccable career at...


  • Frederick J. Griffin, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Frederick J. Griffin, Jr., 99 Westfield, New Jersey

    July 7, 1921 - August 29, 2020

    Noticefor Frederick J. Griffin: Born in Newark,Mr. Griffin moved to Westfield in 1951. He was graduated from Bucknell University with a Bachelor Science degree in Commerce and Finance. After four years...


  • Nancy E. (nee Scott) Murphy Obituary Photo
    Nancy E. (nee Scott) Murphy, 57 Westfield and Avenel, New Jersey

    November 11, 1962 - August 20, 2020

    Nancy Murphy, 57, of Westfield/Avenel, passed away of natural causes on August 20, 2020. Born to Eileen and Elliott Scott, November 11, 1962, in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Nancy graduated from Westfield High...


  • Phyllis M.   (nee Burke) Pecka Obituary Photo
    Phyllis M. (nee Burke) Pecka, 99 Westfield, New Jersey

    February 25, 1921 - August 4, 2020

    Phyllis Pecka passed away peacefully on August 4, 2020 at her home in Westfield, NJ. She was 99 years old. Born on a dairy farm in Clarkfield, Minnesota, Phyllis spent the first 16 years of her life without electricity...


  • Diana L Taylor, 92 Westfield, New Jersey

    August 9, 1927 - July 30, 2020

    An obituary will be forthcoming


  • George Hodges Bidgood Obituary Photo
    George Hodges Bidgood, 92 Westfield, New Jersey

    November 25, 1927 - July 30, 2020

    George Hodges Bidgood, age 92, passed away on July 30 due to complications from a 10-year struggle with dementia. The only child of George and Ruth Hoskins Hodges, George was born on November 25, 1927 in Pineville,...


  • Kyu Hak Choi, 70 Westfield, New Jersey

    February 5, 1950 - July 5, 2020

    A complete obituary is being composed by the family.


  • Nancy Marie (New) Whitbred Obituary Photo
    Nancy Marie (New) Whitbred, 90 Mountainside, New Jersey

    May 10, 1930 - June 8, 2020

    Nancy Marie New Whitbred passed away on June 8, 2020 surrounded by her family at her home in Mountainside, NJ, she was 90 years old. Nancy grew up in Elizabeth, NJ and was a graduate of Battin High School where she won...


  • Alwine  Lois Hasselman Obituary Photo
    Alwine Lois Hasselman, 96 Garwood, New Jersey

    January 29, 1924 - June 2, 2020

    Alwine Lois Hasselman, 96, was laid to rest Monday, June 8th , 2020 at the Presbyterian Cemetery in Springfield, NJ. Alwine (who we all knew as Lois) was a lifelong resident of Garwood, NJ where she raised 5 children,...


  • Karl Larson Burke Obituary Photo
    Karl Larson Burke, 38 Westfield, New Jersey

    May 23, 1981 - May 18, 2020

    Karl Larson Burke was born on May 23, 1981 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. As a young child he was full of life and energy. He was an avid sports fan and loved to cheer on his favorite teams. He was the best improv comedian...


  • Wm. Glenn Gandy Obituary Photo
    Wm. Glenn Gandy, 78 Westfield, New Jersey

    October 27, 1941 - May 6, 2020

    William Glenn Gandy (78) died May 6, 2020 at the Lyons V.A. C.L.C. from COVID19. Born October 27, 1941 in Franklin County, Alabama to Henry and Effie Gandy, he is survived by his siblings Shirley Brocato and Gary...


  • Robert Hargro Obituary Photo
    Robert Hargro, 78 Cranford, New Jersey

    February 3, 1942 - April 17, 2020

    Robert Hargro was born February 3,1942 in North Carolina. He departed this life on April 17, 2020. Robert had a love for music of all types- Motown, Jazz, R&B, Classical, early Rock and Roll and country. He enjoyed the...


  • Lauramae Weber Cutler Obituary Photo
    Lauramae Weber Cutler, 98 Westfield, New Jersey

    March 22, 1922 - April 17, 2020

    Long-time Westfield resident Lauramae Cutler, 98, passed away peacefully on April 17th. Born in Westerville, Ohio, she was the oldest of four children. She earned a B. A. Degree in Chemistry from Maryville College in...