Ortiz Sr., Julio, 80, of Woodland Park, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018 in his home. Beloved husband of Gloria (nee Ortega). Loving father of Nancy Ortiz, Evelyn Ortiz-Marks and husband Steven. He is predeceased by his son, Julio Jr. Devoted grandfather to Michael Marks and Julia and Isabelle Ortiz. Julio is survived by a sister and a brother.
Born in Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico, Julio moved to Paterson before residing in Woodland Park for the past 50 years. Julio worked for the Wayne Board of Education as a bus driver for 18 years. He was a member of St. John's Cathedral in Paterson where he was a former lector. A graveside service will be held Monday, June 18, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa.
Buczynski, Hedwig F. (nee Zylowski) 104, of Paterson passed away on June 14, 2018. Born in Paterson she lived there most of her life before moving to Wayne four years ago.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband John in 2002. Loving mother of John Buchinski and wife Shirley. Cherished grandmother of Robin Buchinski.
Funeral service was private.
Mirowsky, Melania (nee Homiak) 91, of Wayne, formerly of Little Falls passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at Regency Gardens, Wayne.
Beloved wife of the late Andrew. Devoted sister-in-law of Olga Miketzuk, two goddaughters, Dr. Kathleen Kopach and Joan Migton. Beloved aunt of many nieces and nephews. She is pre-deceased by her two brothers, Michael and William Homiak.
Born in Garfield, she resided most of her life in Little Falls before moving to Regency Gardens four years ago. She graduated from Mountainside School of Nursing and was employed at Mountainside Hospital, Glen Ridge. After many years of service, she retired from Ciba Geigy (now Novartis) in Summit. She was a member of St. John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Church, Little Falls, where she served on the Restoration Committee and St. Anna's Altar Society. She was also a member of Mountainside Hospital Alumni Association.
Burial Service Thursday 10:00 a.m. at St. John's R.O. Church, 29 Weaver St., Little Falls. Please meet directly at church. Interment Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa. The family will receive their friends Wednesday, 2-4 and 7-8:30 p.m. Parastas 7:30 p.m. at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls.