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

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


Albert C. Taxter, 79, of Dumont, NJ died peacefully on December 17, 2019.  Predeceased by his beloved wife, Anne (née Foye) 2012.  Loving father of Albert Jr. and his wife Rhonda, Charlene Stratton and her husband Michael. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer, Steven, Cassandra, Brian, Juliana, and Maxson.  Dear brother of Nancy Lanni.

Born in Tarrytown, NY to Ann (née Rowinski) and Albert J. Taxter. He was a proud Navy veteran, UPS retiree and active in his community. Al was a Head Usher at St. Mary’s R.C. Church, 4th Degree Knight of the K.C. Bishop O’Connor Assembly & 3rd Degree Knight (& Trustee) at K.C. St. John’s Council, adjutant of VFW Post #761, member of Dumont’s Rent Leveling Board and very present in the local bowling community.

Funeral Mass Monday, Dec. 23rd, 11 AM, St. Mary’s Church, Dumont.  Cremation is private.  Visiting Sunday, 3-7 PM at Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Ave., Dumont.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Al’s memory to the Knights of Columbus, St. John’s Council #1345, 61 Armour Pl., Dumont.


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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.