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BERNARD J. JAFFRY, age 75, of Garfield passed on Friday, February 21, 2020. Beloved husband to Dianna Jaffry (nee Rice.) Bernard is survived by his children Tommy Jaffry, Laura Leider, Timothy Jaffry (Danielle,) Harry Jaffry (Jody) and Annick Kapusta (Stas,) his grandchildren Shane, Aiden, Tia, Layne, Christian, Olivia and Rebecca and his sister Regine Von Wangenheim.

Bernard worked for many years as an aircraft mechanic. He worked for Pan Am from 1966-1990, Delta from 1990-2006 and Mach II for five years until he retired.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home on Sunday February 23, 2020 from 2-4pm. 

MARY ANN LIMONGI, age 60, of Saddle Brook passed on Saturday February 1st, 2020.  MaryAnn is the beloved daughter of the late Biaggio and Betty Frasca.  MaryAnn is survived by her loving daughter Gemma, her siblings Gloria Reiman, Linda Ruber, Biaggio Frasca Jr., Thomas Frasca, Frederick Frasca, Dominick Frasca, Betty Ostapeck, Angel Frasca and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. MaryAnn is previously deceased by her sister Donna Frasca. 

MaryAnn was born in Paterson, NJ and lived in Saddle Brook for the past 16 years. She had a great smile and knew how to make people laugh.  Her beautiful spirit will live on in all of those fortunate to have had her presence bless their lives.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook. Visiting hours on Tuesday February 4th from 4-8pm. Funeral on Wednesday February 5th at 11am. Interment in St. Mary's Cemetery Saddle Brook.

COSMO "Gus" BERNARDO, age 96, of Saddle Brook, NJ passed on January 31, 2020. Cosmo is the beloved husband of the late Gloria (2004).  He is survived by his daughters JoAnn Mistretta and Gail Martinek, his 5 grandchildren Vincent Mistretta and his wife Pam, Michele Marrero and her husband Russell, Heather Martinek, Melissa Roswell and her husband Chris, and Peter Martinek and his wife Jennine, his 7 great-grandchildren Angela, Emma, RJ, Noah, Tripp, Beau and Cade (and another soon to be great-grandchild in May 2020), and his brothers Thomas and Vincent Bernaldo. Cosmo is also survived by his sister-in-law Joan DeMauro and brother-in-law Donald Iannone and was a loving uncle and dear friend to many.

Cosmo was born in Fairview, NJ and lived in Saddle Brook for 70 years.  He was a Operating Engineer Contractor and member of Operating Engineers Local No. 825.  Cosmo was a U.S. Army Veteran serving with the 327th Infantry Regiment (known as the Bastogne Bulldogs) of the 101st Airbourne Division during World War II. 

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook, NJ.  Visiting hours on Tuesday, February 4, 2020 from 10:30am to 1:30pm with prayer service to begin at 1:30pm. Interment to immediately follow in George Washington Memorial Park Cemetery in Paramus, NJ. 

STEFAN A. MAZUR, age 28, of Clifton, NJ passed on January 26, 2020. Stefan is survived by his son Jacob Mazur, his parents Steve and Marlo Mazur, brothers Alexander Mazur, Edward Mazur and Israel Morales, and his grandmother Pauline Mazur. He is also survived by many loving aunts and cousins. Stefan is predeceased in life by his grandparents Edward and Hannah LaMonica. 

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook, NJ.  Visiting hours on Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 4-8pm. Cremation Private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to stoptheheroin.org in Stefan's name. 

ELAINE S. LANZA (nee Wasek), age 79 of Saddle Brook passed on January 19, 2020. Elaine was the beloved daughter of the late Stanley and Stella Wasek.  Elaine is survived by her loving daughter Denise Lanza and son Anthony E. Lanza and his wife Doreen.  She is also survived by her dearest grandchildren, Tristen Ponstingel and Jenna and Alyssa Lanza, and former husband Frank Lanza.  Elaine was pre-deceased by her beloved first baby daughter Michele in 1962.

Elaine lived most of her life in Saddle Brook and was a loyal and faithful parishioner of St. Philip the Apostle RC Church in Saddle Brook.  Elaine was a licensed Beautician and owned and operated Elaine’s Beauty and Fashion Boutique on Lanza Avenue in Garfield. 

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook.  Visiting hours on Tuesday January 21 from 2-4 & 7-9pm.  Funeral mass at St. Philip the Apostle Church on Wednesday January 22 at 9:30am.  Interment in St. Mary's Cemetery Saddle Brook.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Jude's Children Hospital in memory of Elaine Lanza.

RUTH A. CALVANESE, age 83, of Saddle Brook, NJ passed on January 16, 2020. Beloved wife of Carl Calvanese. Loving mother of Linda Pekaar and Carl Calvanese and his wife Annette. Dear sister of Lorraine Semeraro and Bernadette Olejarz and her husband Stanley. Ruth is also survived by her grandchildren Tina Fonville and her husband Ben, Darlene Gonzalez and her husband Jaime, Beth Calvanese, Cindi Calvanese and four great-grandchildren.

Ruth loved spending time with her grandchildren and also enjoyed many years working as a school bus driver.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook, NJ.  Visiting hours on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 4-8pm. Funeral Mass on Tuesday January 21, 2020 at 9:30am at St. Philip the Apostle RC Church in Saddle Brook. Burial in St. Michael's Cemetery, South Hackensack.
ADOLF ALLEN LENTZ, age 81, of Fairfield NJ and previously of Saddle Brook, NJ passed on January 14, 2020. Beloved husband of the late Joanne Lentz. Loving father of James Lentz and his wife Colleen, Donna DalBon and her husband Michael and the late Christopher Lentz and grandfather to Dylan Lentz, Jenna Lentz, Jacquelyn DalBon and Michael DalBon. Dear Brother to Fred Lentz, Martha Martin and her husband Chip, the late Ella Martin and the late Arthur Lentz.  

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook, NJ.  Visiting hours on Monday, January 20, 2020 from 4-8pm. Funeral service at the funeral home on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 11am. Entombment in St. Mary's Cemetery, Saddle Brook NJ.
PATRICIA A. ALBORA (nee Brey) age 66 of Saddle Brook passed unexpectedly on Monday, January 13, 2020.  Patricia is predeceased by her mother Marion Brey, father Harry Brey, and her sister Maureen Brey.  Patricia is the loving mother of Bernadette Mavrikos and her husband Brandon, Rebecca Albora, and dear sister of Harry Brey and his wife Janet.

Patricia was born in Paterson and lived in Saddle Brook for 66 years.  She was the Police Records Clerk for the Saddle Brook Police Department.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook (973) 478-2500. Visiting hours on Wednesday January 15th from 4-7 PM.  Private cremation and interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa to follow.

JOSEPH BARCELONA, age 92, of Saddle Brook passed on January 10, 2020.  Joseph is the beloved husband of Catherine (nee Mason), loving father of Joseph Barcelona Jr. and his wife Maureen, Ronald Barcelona and his wife Debbie, and Kathleen DeSessa and her husband Steven.  Dearest grandfather of Joseph, Gina and Michael Barcelona, Deanna Bullard, and Kristine, Tony and Michael DeSessa, and Dominick Piccano.  Dear brother of Kate LiBrizzi.  Joseph is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren.

Joseph was born and raised in Garfield, NJ and lived in Saddle Brook for 55 years.  He owned and operated Barcelona's Villa, a family Italian Restaurant in Wallington.  His favorite pastimes included the Yankees, playing in a softball league, days at the Jersey shore, and cooking for his family.

Services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook. Visiting hours Tuesday January 14th from 4-8 PM. Funeral services on Wednesday 15th at 11 AM. Interment in St. Mary's Cemetery Saddle Brook.  

WALTER F. MILLER, 90, of Saddle Brook, NJ passed on January 9, 2020. Walter was born in Englewood, NJ and lived in Cliffside Park and West New York before moving to Saddle Brook in 1960.  Walter was the beloved husband of the late Jane M. Miller (nee Hroncich). Walter is survived by his three children, Lisa Miller and her husband Glenn; Jeffrey Miller and his wife Monique; Richard Miller and his wife Kathy; and his seven loving grandchildren: Matthew, Adam, Jaclyn, Gregory, Brandon, Lauren and Natalie Miller. Walter is predeceased by his sister, Leanore Burns.

Walter was a graduate of St. Cecilia High School in Englewood, NJ and attended the Art Students League of New York. He was a Lithographer and worked for many printing companies including Macnaughton Einson Graphics in Fair Lawn, NJ.  Walter was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during the Korean War time period. He was a longtime active parishioner of St. Philip's Church in Saddle Brook. Walter enjoyed life, traveling and spending time with his family. He was an avid New York Giants fan.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook, NJ.  Visiting hours on Sunday, January 12, 2020 from 2pm to 6pm.  Funeral mass at St. Philip the Apostle RCC in Saddle Brook on Monday January 13, 2020 at 11 am.  Interment in Madonna Cemetery, Fort Lee NJ.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Walter's memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

WILLIAM J. GARVEY, age 91, of Lodi and formerly of Saddle Brook passed on January 7, 2020.  William was the beloved husband of Joan (2014), loving father of Barbara, Mark, Susan Champy and her husband Barry, William and the late Brad (2006).  Dearest Poppy of 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.

William was born in Ramsey, NJ and lived in Saddle Brook for 50 years before moving to Lodi in 2006.  William was self-employed and owned and operated Davis Window Cleaning and Floor Waxing Company.  He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II and served with the 27th Infantry, 25th Division "Tropic Lightening".  William was a loyal and faithful parishioner of St. Philip the Apostle Church in Saddle Brook.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Philip the Apostle RC Church in Saddle Brook on Saturday January 11th at 11am. Interment in St. Mary's Cemetery.

JOHN JOSEPH LESKO Jr., age 85, of Whitehall, PA passed on December 31, 2019.  John was the beloved husband of Doris Lesko, loving father of John Lesko and his wife Lynn and the late Brian Lesko.  John is predeceased by his Mother Mary and Father John Sr.  John was born in Teaneck, NJ and lived in Northern New Jersey, retiring to Florida before moving to Whitehall, PA.   John was a Career educator and was a biology/chemistry teacher and baseball coach at Palisades Park High School as well as an Adjunct Professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University.  He was also very handy having knowledge of the plumbing, carpentry and electrical trades.  Always generous with his time he would always help others when they needed something fixed.  John was a great husband, dad and friend who was loved, respected and will be greatly missed by all.

Funeral and memorial services from Kugler Community Home For Funerals 311 Fifth Street Saddle Brook, NJ (973) 478-2500. Visiting hours on Friday January 10 from 2-4 PM.  

LORRAINE K. SIKORA (nee Pinckney), age 85 of Wallington passed on January 5, 2020.  Lorraine was the beloved wife of Gerard Sikora Sr. (1986).  Loving mother of Gerard Sikora Jr., and his companion Nancy Gutchimdt, dear sister of Dolores Kurczab and her late husband Edward, George Pinckney and his late wife Ann, the late Carol Swistak and her husband Frank, and the late Robert Pinckney. Lorraine is also survived by her God-child Donald Kurczab and many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.  Lorraine was born in Newark, NJ and lived in Wallington most of her life.

Funeral services from Kugler Community Home for Funerals 311 Fifth St. Saddle Brook.  Visiting hours on Wednesday January 8 from 7-9pm.  Funeral mass at St. Stanislaus Kostka RC Church Garfield on Thursday January 9 at 10am.  Burial in St. Mary's Cemetery Saddle Brook.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a favorite charity.

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