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

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


Edward Fusco, 96, of Mt. Arlington, NJ (formerly of Dumont), died peacefully on October 30, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Edith (née Calcagno) 2012.  Devoted father of Jean A. Bruan and her husband Todd, Edward Jr. and his wife Phylann, David and his wife Elizabeth.  Cherished grandfather of William A. and Kristopher E. Marano, Susan E. and Donald James Fusco.

Edward was born in New York City to Mary (née Perone) and Michael Fusco.  He was a proud Army veteran serving during WW II, and was a self-employed printer and owner/operator of Aldine Press, Mt. Vernon, NY.  Edward enjoyed a love of gardening, and was a member of the Studebaker Driver’s Club of South Bend, IN.

The family will welcome friends Sunday, November 3rd beginning at 2 PM and concluding at 6 PM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Ave., Dumont.  The funeral will leave the funeral home Monday, November 4th, 10:30 AM for interment with military honors at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Edward’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association Greater N.J. Chapter, 23 Vreeland Road, Suite 105, Florham Park, NJ 07932; www.alz.org/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.