Jakob, Joanna (nee Papienuk), 58, of Little Falls, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2020. Beloved wife of Robert H. Jakob. Loving mother of Robert T. Jakob and Matthew E. Jakob. Cherished daughter of Joyce (Edsall) Papienuk. Dear sister of Theodore Papienuk, Edward Papienuk, Theresa Doughery and Joy Smith.
Born in Paterson, Joanna grew up in Wanaque before residing in Little Falls for the past 29 years. She worked in customer service for State Farm Insurance in Parsippany for 31 years. Joanna retired in 2017.
Services are private to the family.
De Lillo, Amalfi J. (nee Cruz), 93, of Wayne, passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020. Beloved wife of the late Louis De Lillo who passed in 1994. Cherished mother of Susan Pinadella and her husband John and Elisa De Young and her husband Michael. Amalfi was predeceased by her son Louis A. De Lillo "Sonny" in 1993 and her daughter Luana De Lillo in 2019. Loving grandmother to her six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Amalfi is survived by her brothers Italidis Cruz and Gundebaldo Cruz. Amalfi will be greatly missed by her dear friend Bob Carlo and his family.
Born in Santiago, Dominican Republic Amalfi came to the United States in 1945 and lived in Wayne for the past 50 years prior to that residing in Passaic. In her early life Amalfi sang professionally with her brother Adalberto Cruz while living in the Dominican Republic. Later in life, Amalfi worked as an electronic technician for Almo Labs in Little Falls for 15 years. She was a member of the Wayne Senior Citizens Club. Arrangements were private to the family.
Van Putten Vink, Mary (nee Radosti), 66, of Clifton, passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. Beloved wife of William Van Putten Vink Sr. Devoted mother of William Van Putten Vink Jr. and his wife Jennifer, Vincent Van Putten Vink and his wife Lauren, Melissa Di Napoli and her husband Tom, Catherine Van Putten Vink, and the late Keith Van Putten Vink who passed away June 26, 2014. Mary is the cherished grandmother of her five grandchildren, William, Michael, Chase, Kendall, and London.
Born in Maryland, Mary later resided in Clifton for over 40 years. She dedicated her life to her husband and children. Services are private to the family.
Margaret K. Torre a long time resident of Totowa, N.J., passed away on September 9, 2020 at the age of 99. Margaret was born and raised in Paterson N.J., the youngest child of Alex and Susanna Kornafer. She was married to Arthur M. Torre, (deceased), for over 40 years.
Margaret is survived by her son, Dr. Arthur J. Torre and his wife Marilyn. She was beloved by her grandchildren: Suzanne, Christine, Carolyn, Elizabeth, Gerald, Daniel and Michael. She had 8 great-grandchildren: Andrew, Julia, Charlie, Justin, Jamie, Dylan, Nicky, and Alexis.
In Lieu of flowers, donations to the American Lung Association would be appreciated.
Funeral is for immediate family only.