Donald Pulicicchio Sr., age 84, died Sunday, May 26, 2019 at Community Medical Center in Toms River, NJ. Donald lived in Manchester, NJ and was formerly of Little Falls, and West Paterson, NJ, and proudly served with the Coast Guard during the Korean War. Don was an auto mechanic by trade, owning his own business for many years.
Donald was a loving family man and enjoyed many passions, particularly golf, cooking, riding his Harley and working in his garden with his dog Rosie by his side.
He is survived by his wife Rosemary (nee Durino), his daughter Marylynn Caruso and husband Paul, and his son Donald Pulicicchio, Jr. and his honey Margie Ferner. He was adored by his grandchildren: Jessica and husband Will, Amanda, Jillian and Natalie, as well as his beloved sister Jean Tomes and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He is predeceased by his brother Joseph.
The family will receive their friends on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 4-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls, NJ. There will be a service officiated by Monsignor Mark Condon from Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church at 6:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital www.stjude.org or 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Envelopes will be provided by the funeral home during visiting hours for your convenience.
Rose Reuter, 91, a long time resident of Little Falls, passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2019 in Roanoke, Va.
Rose was born September 24, 1927 in New York, moved to Little Falls, New Jersey to raise her family, and moved once again to Roanoke, Virginia to be near her daughter, Susan.
Cherished wife of Robert Reuter, beloved mother of Karen Reuter Kozlowski and Susan Reuter, and precious grandmother to Eden Fabbo, Anton Fabbo, Erin Wynd, Damon Fabbo, Adrienne Wynd, and Simone Fabbo.
Outgoing and sassy, she was known and loved by many, and never met a stranger. She was a long time parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Angels church in Little Falls. She is survived by her daughter, Susan, her son-in-law, James Wynd, and her 6 grandchildren.
The family will receive their friends on Thursday, May 30th from 3 to 5 PM and 7 to 9 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls, NJ. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, May 31 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, 473 Main Street, Little Falls, NJ 07424. Please meet directly at church. Entombment to follow at Calvary Cemetery, 58 McLean Blvd, Paterson, NJ 07514.
John Sanz, 84, of Wayne, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019. He is survived by: wife Rose, daughter Monica and her wife Naomi, step-son Michael and his wife Andrea, step-daughter Patricia and her husband Ralph, and six grandchildren- Michael, Raquelle, Isabella, Nicholas, Domenic, and Sebastian. He is also survived by his brother Tomas, sisters Teodora and Amparo, more than 20 nieces and nephews, and many friends.
John was born in Muro de Agreda, Spain to Gumersindo and Valentina. He emigrated to the United States in the 1950s and ultimately settled in Wayne, NJ. He retired from Montclair State University after more than 25 years of service. He was a lifelong aficionado of literature, blackjack, and soccer both as a player and a fan.
The family will receive their friends on Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 4-7 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A mass will be held on 10 AM on Saturday at Our Lady of the Valley, 630 Valley Road, Wayne. Please meet directly at church.
In lieu of flowers, the family invites friends to consider making a donation in John's memory to the Life Raft Group either through liferaftgroup.org or to 155 US Highway 46, Suite 202, Wayne, NJ 07470. Envelopes will be provided by the funeral home during visiting hours.
Stark, Suzanne,(nee Fant), 54, of Woodland Park, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2019. Beloved wife of Gregory. Loving mother of two daughters: Jenelle Mingione and her husband Andrew, and Michelle Campagna and her husband Matthew. Beloved daughter of Carol Fant. Adored grandmother of four grandchildren: Lucas, Landon, and Mason Campagna and Julianna Mingione-with a fifth grandchild expected in June. Dearest sister of Richard Fant and his wife Leslie, David Fant and his wife Ellen, and Kimberly Murphy and her husband Keith. She will be greatly missed by many nieces and nephews.
Born in Paterson, Suzanne lived in Woodland Park her entire life. She dedicated her life to her children and her family. There was nothing she loved more than spending time with her grandchildren. Her favorite thing was to be with her family as well as her beloved dog, Mandie.
The family will receive their friends on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 4-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, May 18th at 10 AM. Interment to follow at Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the March of Dimes www.marchofdimes.org or March of Dimes, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 18819 Atlanta, GA 31126 or the American Cancer Society www.cancer.org or American Cancer Society 20 Mercer Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601. Envelopes will also be provided by the funeral home during visiting hours for your convenience.
Zeid, Salim N., 55, of Fords, passed away on Monday, May 6, 2019. Loving son of Josephine (nee Naddi). Dearest brother of John Zeid and his wife Dalida, George Zeid, and Lilian Zeid. Cherished uncle to nephew David Dabit and nieces Reem Thul and Mia Zeid.
Born in Jordan, Salim lived in Jersey City prior to moving to Fords 24 years ago. Salim worked as a truck driver for NJ Transport in Linden for 7 years.
The family will receive their friends on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 7- 9 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A funeral service will be held at St. George Orthodox Church, 237 Long Hill Road, Little Falls on Thursday, May 9th at 10 AM. Please meet directly at church.
Morris, Helen V. (nee Dupas), 80, of Wayne, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Richard J. Morris, Sr. (2017). Loving mother of Richard Morris, Jr., John Morris and his wife Darlene, Patricia McLoney and her husband Steven, Mary Jeffery and her husband Gordon, and Helen Frankenberry and her husband Charlie. Adored grandmother of 18 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Dearest sister of Floyd Dupas.
Born in New York, Helen lived in Little Falls prior to moving to Wayne where she lived for 54 years. Helen was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Angels RC Church in Little Falls.
The family will receive their friends on Thursday, May 9, 2019 from 3 - 7 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A service will be held at 6:30 PM at the funeral home. Interment will be held on Friday, May 10th at 11:30 AM at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Memorial Cemetery, 305 Province Line Road, Wrightstown, NJ 08562. Please meet directly at cemetery.