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

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


Jeanette A. Wallace, 78, of Ramsey, died peacefully on October 3rd, 2019.  Devoted mother of Kerry Monahan-Gaughan and son-in-law, Patrick Gaughan. 

Cherished grandmother of Kelley Dionne and husband Jeff, Nicholas O’Brien and wife Sofia, and great-grandmother of Elle and Paul Dionne.  Loving aunt of Kathleen and Mary Beth Wallace, and her goddaughter Allison Wallace.  Also survived by her sister-in-law, Stacy Wallace.  Predeceased by her brother, John Wallace (2017).

Jeanette was born in New York City to Catherine (née Langan) and Alexander Wallace.  She attended Good Shepherd Grammar School and SHM Sacred Heart of Mary H.S. in New York City. She enjoyed spending time with her family, friends and the warmth of the sun in Vero Beach, FL and Puerto Vallarta. 

Funeral Mass Monday, Oct. 7th, 11 AM, St. Therese of Lisieux R.C. Church, Cresskill.  Cremation is private. 

Visiting Sunday, Oct. 6th, 3-7 PM at:

Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue, Dumont, NJ


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.