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

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

Hans Merkle

Hans Merkle, 90, of Dumont, passed away peacefully at his home on April 25, 2020. Hans was preceded in death by his wife, Ursula Merkle. He was born in Uermenhausen, Yugoslavia in1930.  He immigrated to New Jersey in 1958.  Hans had a very rewarding career as a welder and heavy machinery supervisor. He spent most […]

Ada L. Venezio

Ada L. Venezio (née Carter), 92, of Dumont, died Friday, July 26, 2019.  Predeceased by her beloved husband, Emil A. Venezio (1982).  Loving mother of Emil Venezio and his wife Ann Marie and Brian Venezio and his wife Patricia. Dear sister of Ellen Nash and Dale Jones.  Loving grandmother of Tara, Erin, Jennifer, Keri, Emily […]

Anita V. Flaim

Anita V. Flaim (née Rigatti), 88, of Dumont, died unexpectedly on June 3, 2019.  Beloved wife of John C. Flaim, whom she’d met shortly after WWII while visiting family in the Tyrol.  Loving mother of John Flaim and his wife Jill and Gregory Flaim.  Cherished grandmother of Gregory Evan Flaim.  Dear sister of Mary Rigatti.  […]

Leonardo G. De Roca

Leonardo G. DeRoca, 84, of Dumont, died peacefully May 28, 2019 at CareOne of Cresskill.  Beloved husband of Epitacia (née Pagtakhan) De Roca. Devoted father of Generoso De Roca and his wife Victoria, Leonardo P.  De Roca and his wife Mercedita, Merle Oliver and her husband Philip.  Cherished grandfather of ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.  […]

Stella C. Holly

Stella C. Holly (née Perdos), of Budd Lake (formerly of Dumont) died peacefully May 18, 2019.  Predeceased by her beloved husband, Joseph Holly (2013).  Loving aunt of Linda Jones, William and Eric Jones.  Dear sister of Pearl Cannata.  Predeceased by a son, Joseph M. Holly (1985), brothers, Walter and Andrew Perdos, a sister, Judy Maresca, […]

Rose Cividanes

Rose M. Cividanes (nee Marijuan), 98, of Dumont (formerly of Brooklyn Heights, NY) passed away surrounded by her loving family on May 18, 2019.  She was the beloved wife of the late Gerard Cividanes.  Devoted mother of Gilbert and his wife Sofia E. Rios-Cividanes.  Rose is predeceased by her brother Joseph Marijuan and sister, Josephine […]

Eileen M. Johnson

Eileen M. Johnson (née Roeser), 61, of Morris Plains, died peacefully on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at home surrounded by family. Beloved wife of Kenneth Johnson. Devoted mother of Yvette, Kenny, Frank, Erica, and Adam. Loving memaw of nine grandchildren. Loving aunt of fourteen nieces and nephews. Loving daughter of Joan Roeser. Dear sister of […]

John Licata

John “Colonel” Licata, of Closter (formerly of Dumont), died peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the age of 89.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Ann “Annie” (née Robibero).  Devoted father of Joseph Licata and his wife Jacqueline, and Michael John Licata and his wife Robin.  Cherished grandfather of Lorenzo, Brianna and Nico.  Predeceased by […]

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.