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

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


Edward Dragovina, 96, of Dumont, died peacefully on September 17, 2019.  Predeceased by his beloved wife, Marie (née Principe).  Loving father of Christina DeNicola and Gabriella Guerra.  Cherished grandfather of Juliet and Lia DeNicola and Daniel Guerra.

Edward was born in Fiume, Italy to Rosa (née Nacinovich) and Giovanni Dragovina.  He grew up in Torrino, Italy where he was a member of the rowing team, and fought in World War II for the Italian Army, and was a tool and die maker for Melnor Industries of Moonachie.

Visiting Sunday, Sept. 22nd 1-5 PM, with a service at 5 PM, at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Ave., Dumont.  Cremation is private.


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.