Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Miguel Aviles, 73 of Dumont, died peacefully on May 7, 2019 at Villa Marie Claire, Saddle River, surrounded by his family.  Survived by his devoted husband, Stephen J. Reich and many loving nieces and nephews. 

Miguel was born in Manati, Puerto Rico and was a graphic artist with the New York City Department of Sanitation for 28 years, retiring 11 years ago.

Funeral Mass Saturday, May 11th, 10 AM, St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Dumont.  Entombment Garden of Memories, Washington Township.  Family and friends are invited to celebrate Miguel’s life on Thursday & Friday, May 9th & 10th, 2-4 PM & 7-9 PM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue, Dumont.


Share your favorite memories, offer words of sympathy, light a candle, or leave a memento.

Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To acquire more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.