Thursday, May 2, 2013
Khushali Baxter, David R. Bell, Ruth Kahn Cohen, Kaila Cutler, Stephen Geng, Robert Paul Grindle, Alfred P. Josephsen Sr., Marjorie Ruth Sizer, Carl A. Treger
Thursday, May 2
Khushali Baxter, 26, of Caldwell David R. Bell, 83, formerly of West Caldwell and Caldwell Ruth Kahn Cohen, 99, of West Caldwell Kaila Cutler (nee Weissbrott), 91, of Caldwell Stephen Geng, 75, of North Caldwell Robert Paul Grindle, Esq., 84, of North Caldwell Alfred P. Josephsen Sr., 86, formerly of West Caldwell and Caldwell Marjorie Ruth Sizer (nee Ganschow), 86, of Caldwell Carl A. Treger, 70, Spring Lake, graduated from Caldwell College
Friday, April 26, 2013
He was a successful attorney and loved the Jersey shore, ballet and theater.
Friday, April 26
Robert Paul Grindle, Esq., 84, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at his home in North Caldwell, NJ. Visitation will be at Dancy Funeral Home, 9 Smull Ave., Caldwell, on Sunday, April 28, from 2 to 6 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at Notre Dame Church, North Caldwell, on Monday, April 29, at 10 a.m., followed by the interment at St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Grindle was born and raised in Springfield, Ohio, the son of Harold and Elma (Bets) Grindle. He was a resident of North Caldwell, NJ for 50 years. In his early years, he loved his home in Ohio. After graduating from high school in 1946, he attended Wittenberg College in Dayton, Ohio. He graduated in 1950 with a bachelor's of arts. He then attended Ohio State University …
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Obituaries for John K. Brackmann, Ruth Kahn Cohen, Robert R. Ferrara, Claire Romayne Lonchar, Patricia Maier, Tillie Margolis, Donna Palardy, David Payne, Virginia VanCourt Vanderberg
Thursday, April 25
John Brackmann, 86, of West Caldwell Ruth Kahn Cohen, 99, of West Caldwell Robert R. Ferrara CPA, 68, of Pine Brook, worked in West Caldwell Claire Romayne Lonchar, 90, of Florida, formerly of North Caldwell Patricia Maier (nee Rose), 80, of North Carolina, mother of James Maier of West Caldwell Tillie Margolis (nee Rosenszweig), 91, of Florida, owned Drechman's Books in West Caldwell Donna Palardy, 67, of Florida, mother of Michael Palardy of West Caldwell David Payne, 82, of North Bergen, father of David Payne of West Caldwell Virginia VanCourt Vanderberg, formerly of North Caldwell
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Brackmann served as a member of the West Caldwell Planning Board and was active at his church, First Presbyterian Church at Caldwell.
Sunday, April 21
John K. Brackmann, 86, of West Caldwell, passed away on April 20, 2013. Visitation will be held at the Farmer Funeral Home (45 Roseland Ave., Roseland) on Tuesday, from 5 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held at First Presbyterian Church of Caldwell on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.farmerfuneral.com. Born and raised in Newark, he settled in West Caldwell and attended Grover Cleveland High School. John attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Newark College of Engineering (NJIT). He was a professional engineer in private practice and was Executive Vice President of Alfred Crew Consulting Engineers in Ridgewood, N.J. prior to his retirement in 1992. He …
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Nicholas Albano Jr., Ann DeJianne, Frances 'Eileen' Hubal
Thursday, April 18
Nicholas Albano Jr., 90, formerly of Caldwell Ann DeJianne, 97, of West Caldwell Frances "Eileen" Hubal (nee Pratt), 81, of West Caldwell
Friday, April 12, 2013
Former North Caldwell councilman, owner of Walker's Pond, died April 10 at age 91.
Friday, April 12
Elwood Carl “Woody” Walker, 91, of North Caldwell died Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Relatives and friends may visit the family at the Dancy Funeral Home, 9 Smull Ave., Caldwell, on Sunday, April 14, from 2 to 6 p.m. The service will be at the Caldwell United Methodist Church, 8 Academy Road, Caldwell, on Monday, April 15 at 10 a.m., followed by an informal reception at the church. Born in Schaller, Iowa, Mr. Walker was raised on the farm established by his grandfather. He attended Cornell College, and received a degree in engineering from the University of Colorado. An engineer, he began his career with Curtiss Wright Corp. in Fairfield, where he worked in aeronautical research during World War II and after. He met his beloved wife Carlee…
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Patricia J. Aman, Sr. Margaret Charles DeRosa, Janice Claire Goodyear, Joan Malkiewich, Cornelius Rowan Mooney, Elwood "Woody" Walker
Thursday, April 11
Patricia J. Aman, 60, of Brick, sister of Sally Buonomo of Caldwell Sister Margaret Charles DeRosa, O.P., 84, of Caldwell Janice Claire Goodyear, 80, of Blacksburg, Va., graduate of Caldwell College Joan Malkiewich, 83, of Caldwell Cornelius Rowan Mooney, 86, of Bayville, retired lieutenant from Essex County Corrections Center in Caldwell Elwood "Woody" Walker, 91, of North Caldwell
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The borough recognized Walker’s 90th birthday in 2011 with a proclamation honoring his service to the community.
Wednesday, April 10
Story updated Wednesday, at 5 p.m. Former North Caldwell Councilman Elwood “Woody” Walker, considered by many a North Caldwell icon, died Wednesday morning. He was 91. Walker lived in North Caldwell for more than 60 years, serving as a councilman from 1967 to 1972. He also served on the town’s zoning board of adjustment, the Historical Society, the Historic Commission and as a volunteer fireman in the North Caldwell Fire Department. A former member of the North Caldwell Board of Education, he was involved in purchasing the land for Grandview Elementary School, which was built to serve a growing student population. Walker was later involved in the creation of the West Essex Regional School District and was a member of the district’s first …
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Edna Lucille Adams, Irene F. Durland, James F. Hefner, Barry W. Smith, Michael Day Trewhella Sr., Louise L. Vasiliow
Thursday, April 4
Edna Lucille Adams (nee McCarthy), 96, of West Caldwell Irene F. "Meri" Durland, 84, of Long Branch, formerly of Caldwell James F. Hefner, 87, of Pennsville, formerly of Caldwell Barry W. Smith, 70, of Shillington, Penn., father of Melissa Smith-Hemida and Lori Smith of Caldwell Michael Day Trewhella Sr., 73, of West Caldwell Louise L. Vasiliow, 94, of West Caldwell
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
Mayor Barberio, Rep. Frelinghuysen and servicemembers among those at Parsippany wake; funeral will be in North Caldwell Tuesday.
Parsippany said its farewell to U.S. Army Sgt. Derek McConnell in the township Monday, paying last respects to the soldier who died March 18 of still-unreleased causes. A steady stream of mourners visited the Par-Troy Funeral Home throughout the afternoon and evening as an open-casket viewing was held. Around the room were photo collages showing the many faces of Derek: The wounded warrior; the brand-new (healthy) soldier; the fiance; the son and brother; the boy; the man. Much of the talk at the funeral home centered around the grace and bravery demonstrated by the young man as he dealt with massive health challenges over the two years preceding his death. McConnell, 23, was wounded in Afghanistan in July 2011, after being hit by an …