Cheff, Francis A. "Frankie", 53, a lifelong resident of Little Falls, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2022. Beloved son of Joseph Cheff. Frankie was predeceased by his mother Paula De Prospo. Dear brother of Joey Cheff, Brielle Cheff, and the late Amanda Cheff who passed away in 2001. Cherished nephew of Ray and Sandra Cheff.
Born in Paterson, Frankie lived in Little Falls all of his life. He worked as a technician for the Wanaque Reservoir for 15 years. Frankie was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church in Little Falls.
The family will receive their friends on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 from 4-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2022 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, 473 Main Street, Little Falls. Please meet directly at church. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the American Diabetes Association, Somerset NJ Office, 19 Schoolhouse Road, Somerset, NJ 08873 or www.diabetes.org Envelopes will also be provided during visiting hours.
LiBrizzi, Mary J. (nee Bava), 90, of Wayne, formerly of Little Falls, passed away on Friday, September 23, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Anthony LiBrizzi Sr., who passed in February of 2015. Devoted mother of Anthony LiBrizzi Jr. and Linda LiBrizzi. Adored grandmother of Sean and Cheyenne Williams. Cherished great-grandmother of Harper and Zac Williams. Dear sister of the late Gabe Bava.
Born in New Rochelle, New York, Mary was a long-time resident of Little Falls before moving to Wayne five years ago. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church in Little Falls. Mary was devoted to her family and dedicated her life to taking care of them.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 from 5-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls, NJ. A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 9:30 AM at Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church, 473 Main Street, Little Falls. Please meet directly at church. Entombment to follow at Calvary Cemetery, Paterson.
Meena (nee Solanki) Roy, 63, of Wayne, passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022, peacefully in her home.
Beloved wife of Vijay Roy. Devoted mother of Valerie Roy and her husband, Ashish Vora, and Rachel Roy. Cherished grandmother of Raina Vora. Meena was the dear sister of three brothers and two sisters. She leaves behind many nieces and nephews.
Born in Bombay, India, Meena has lived in Wayne, New Jersey for the past 30 years. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Wayne. Meena loved cooking and tending to her garden. Most of all, she loved her family and dedicated her life to her loved ones. She will be missed by all who knew her.
The family will receive their friends on Sunday, September 11, 2022, at 9 am at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls, New Jersey. The Funeral Service will begin at 9:45 am at the funeral home. Interment will follow at 11 am at Laurel Grove Memorial Park and Cemetery, 295 Totowa Road, Totowa.
Paul J. Joachim, 69, of Bloomingdale, New Jersey, passed away on September 2, 2022, at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey.
Born in Washington Township, New Jersey, Paul resided in Haledon, New Jersey for 15 years, Lincoln Park, New Jersey for two years and moved to Bloomingdale, New Jersey two years ago.
Paul was the Manager of On the Go Cargo, Inc. in Carlstadt for many years.
Paul was an avid golfer who enjoyed the course most with friends. He also loved his time with family and friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Paul is survived by his loving wife, Karen (née Campagna) Joachim, devoted sons, Stephen Joachim and his fiancée, Nicole Martin, and Donald Mattade, caring sister, Mary Anne Bruno, and many cherished nieces and nephews. Paul is predeceased by his parents, Paul and Elizabeth Joachim, brother, Louis Joachim, and sister, Margaret Gallagher.
Family and friends are welcome to gather on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, from 7 pm to 9 pm at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls.