Randolph (Randy) Spencer Laks
Randolph (Randy) Spencer Laks died on November 24, 2015 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital, Somerville, after a brief illness. He was 65.
Randy was born on December 22, 1949 in Miami, FL and grew up in Pahokee, FL. He graduated from the University of Miamo with a bachelor's degree in engineering, Vanderbilt University with a master's degree in environmantal studies, and earned a MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University. For many years, he owned and operated RSL Consulting Engineers in Lebanon, NJ. He was employed at Remington, Vernick & Vena Engineers of Old Bridge, NJ since 2006.
Randy met Linda Schultz while skiing in 1979 - they married in 1981. He resided in Clinton Township, NJ with his wife and children since 1986/ Throughout their 34 years of marriage, Randy and Linda enjoyed nurturing their three children and watching them grow. Sailing their sailboat, Callisto, brought them many years of family time and in recent years, became a restful haven. Randy was very active in Windjammers Sailing Club, serving as Commodore in 2001. Randy always had a way with dogs. They seemed to know thr kindness in his heart. He especially loved the companionship of his beloved dogs, Mischa and Toby. Randy also enjoyed watching college football and doing crossword puzzles.
Randy is survived by his wife Linda of Lebanon, NJ; his children Jennifer Hutnick (Brad) of Philadelphia, PA; Emily Holder (Chris) of Lafayette, CO; and Brandon of Hillsborough, NJ; his brother Barry of Winder, GA; and his dog Calli. He was predeceased by his parents, Marjorie and Eugene Laks.
Calling hours will be Sunday, November 29, 2015 from 12noon to 2pm followed by a memorial service at 2pm, all at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to St. Hubert’s Animal Shelter, 3201 US-22, Somerville, NJ 08876.
Charles Wagner Warren Jr.
Charles Wagner Warren Jr., age 76, of Phillipsburg, NJ passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at St. Luke’s Warren Hospital in Phillipsburg, NJ.
He was born on October 2, 1939 in North Plainfield, NJ and was a resident of Phillipsburg, NJ for the past year, moving from Glen Gardner, NJ, Mountainside, NJ and Plainfield, NJ.
Charles was the son of the late Charles Wagner Warren Sr. and Dorothy Ross Warren.
He was an US Army veteran, serving from 1964 to 1967.
He worked in construction as a self-employed Kitchen Designer.
Charles enjoyed fishing, golfing and was an avid car enthusiast. He often raced at Flemington Race Track years ago. He also loved sailing and boating.
Survivors include 2 sons; Charles W. Warren III and his wife Lanie of MI and Christian B. Warren of NJ. 1 brother; Roger R. Warren of RI. 1 sister; Jo Ann Millenson and her husband Jon of CT. 1 nephew; Roger E. Carbonier and his wife Claire of CT. 1 niece; Stephanie A. Townsden and her husband Nathan of Salem, MA.
All services will be private. Arrangements by Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home in Lebanon, NJ.
Memorials can be made to Wild Dog Rescue, 2525 Blue Star Highway, Fennville, MI 49408 or donations can be made via paypal by visiting www.mosseyhollow.com.
Michael Peter Mc Mahon
Michael Peter Mc Mahon, age 49, of Clinton Twp., NJ passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.
He was born on March 21, 1966 in Brooklyn, NY and had resided in Clinton Twp., NJ for the past 13 years, moving from Old Bridge, NJ.
He was the son of Noreen Donelon Mc Mahon of Belvidere, NJ and the late Thomas Mc Mahon.
Michael was the husband of M. Soraya Mc Mahon, celebrating 18 years of marriage.
He worked in the IT Department at MetLife as the Director of Application Development in Somerset, NJ.
Michael was a devout Catholic and a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in High Bridge, NJ. He loved boating, building & fixing things and science fiction. He was an avid reader and history buff. He was also involved with the Boy Scouts throughout his life.
Survivors, in addition to his wife and mother, include his children: Thomas Mc Mahon and his wife Yaritza of Queens, NY, Brian Mc Mahon of Clinton Twp, NJ, William Tiburcio and his wife Erin of Sayreville, NJ and Sasha Tiburcio of Clinton Twp., NJ. Grandson, Aiden Tiburcio. Sister, Noreen Ranallo and her husband Frank of Glen Gardner, NJ. Nephews Jack Ranallo and Andrew Ranallo and niece Mia Ranallo, all of Glen Gardner, NJ.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, November 11, 2015 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Mass will be Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 10am at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 59 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ. Entombment at Resurrection Cemetery, 899 Lincoln Ave, Piscataway, NJ.
Memorials can be made in Michael's name to Lustgarten Foundation for pancreatic cancer research at http://www.lustgarten.org/donate or donations can be mailed; see information below.
The Lustgarten Foundation
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John E. Woods
John E. Woods, age 79, of Lebanon Borough, NJ passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at home.
He was born on March 2, 1936 in Elizabeth, NJ. He had lived in Elizabeth before moving to Lebanon Borough 43 years ago.
He was the son of the late George Isaac and Florence Fabian Woods.
John served with the US Army from 1958 to 1964.
He was the husband of Susan J. Grant Woods, celebrating 51 years of marriage.
He was an Engineer, working for AT&T in Newark, NJ for many years.
John was a Councilman for the Borough of Lebanon in the late 1970’s and also a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Annandale, NJ.
John enjoyed fishing, playing chess and doing watercolor art.
Survivors in addition to his wife include 2 daughters; Sallie Woods and her husband Anthony Brito of Douglas, MA and Claire Woods of New Ringgold, PA. 5 grandchildren; Brent Brito of Douglas, MA, Briona Brito of Douglas, MA, Zachary Woods of Pittstown, NJ, Justin Woods of New Ringgold, PA and Alexander Woods of Lebanon, NJ. 1 great-grandson; Maxwell Woods. 1 brother; George Thomas Woods and his wife Hennie of Los Angeles, CA.
Predeceased by 1 son; John Grant Woods who passed away in August of 2015.
Calling hours will be Tuesday, November 10, 2015 from 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Mass will be Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 10am at Immaculate Conception Church, 316 Old Allerton Road, Annandale, NJ. Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Annandale, NJ.
Memorials can be made to Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.
Evelyne Hersch (nee Alpert), 87 of Lebanon, NJ passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at Rolling Hills Care Center.
Graveside services will be held at Mount Lebanon Cemetery in Iselin on Monday, November 9, 2015 at 11:30am. Arrangements are by Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, Lebanon, NJ. The family will sit Shiva at the home of Carrie & Steve Pesante, 130 Park Avenue, West Caldwell, NJ on Monday, November 9 after the repast & Wednesday, November November 11 from 3:00 – 8:00pm. On Tuesday, November 10 and Thursday, November 12 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm the family will sit Shiva at the home of Sherrie & Nick Mazzocchi, 44 Center Street, Annandale, NJ. There will be a Shiva Service on Tuesday, November 10 at 5:30pm at 44 Center Street, Annandale, NJ.
Born in Newark, NJ in 1928 to the late Samuel & Fay Alpert; Evelyne graduated from West Side High School & began working as a telephone operator at Bell Telephone. She met, and then married Seymour Hersch of New York City in 1947; they resided in Newark before moving to Livingston in 1961 where they resided for 33 years, retiring to Clinton, NJ.
For many years, Evelyne worked as a cosmetologist at Kinney Building Drug Store in Newark. When the drug store was sold, she worked at Weisbrod’s Pharmacy in East Orange until she & Seymour moved to Clinton to live out their golden years. Those who knew Evelyne, knew that food & family meant everything to her. She was a fabulous cook, hosting many holiday dinners around her dining room table. Her apple strudel & pies were legendary – she took great pride in sharing her recipes with her children & grandchildren, as well as her extended family.
Evelyne was predeceased by her husband Seymour Hersch; her brother, Lawrence Alpert & her granddaughter, Jessie Mazzocchi. Surviving are her children – Ronald Hersch of Phillipsburg, NJ; Sherrie Mazzocchi (Nicholas) of Lebanon, NJ & Carrie Pesante (Stephen) of West Caldwell, NJ; as well as her brother George Alpert (Joan) of Bradley Beach. She is also survived by her grandchildren; Samantha Hersch (John Pitcher), Sally Lidinsky (Matt), Matthew Pesante & Danielle Pesante, as well as her great-granddaughter Neveah Pitcher.
Memorial donations may be made in Evelyne’s name to Hunterdon Hospice, 2100 Wescott Drive, Flemington, NJ 08822 or Visiting Health & Supportive Services, 215 Rt 31, Flemington, NJ 08822.
Joseph Gary Kristoff
Joseph Gary Kristoff, age 68, of Lebanon, NJ passed away on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at home.
He was born on August 23, 1947 in Joffre, PA and had resided in Lebanon, NJ since 1981, moving from upstate New York, Texas and Arizona.
He was the son of the late Joseph and Fifi Tagliapietra Kristoff.
He was the husband of Marie Elizabeth Wonsevicz Kristoff, celebrating 44 years of marriage.
Gary served in the US Air Force for 11 years as a Pilot. His first commission was as a flight instructor in Del Rio, Texas and later as a Combat Crew Commander in SAC in Plattsburgh, NY.
He graduated from University of Kentucky with his bachelor’s degree in business and earned his MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.
Gary worked for Valcor Engineering in Springfield, NJ manufacturing nuclear valves until he and his wife ventured into their own business, Flemington Fabric, in 1983 - providing interior design services and fabric to Hunterdon County, New Jersey.
Memberships include the Lebanon Boro Fire Company, Rural Sportsman’s Association in Trexlertown, PA and St. Catherine of Siena Church in Pittstown, NJ.
Gary was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers Fan. He also loved fly tying, hunting, restoring their 1872 Victorian and creating great displays at their store.
Survivors in addition to his wife include his brother-in-law and sister-in-law; Ed and Sherry Wonsevicz of Burgettstown, PA. 2 nieces; Ashley Marie Wonsevicz of Burgettstown, PA and Dawn Durain of Hopewell, NJ. 1 nephew; John Durain of Carlisle, PA.
Predeceased by 1 sister; Donna Durain who passed away in 1993.
Calling hours will be Friday, October 30, 2015 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Mass will be Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 10am at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2 White Bridge Road, Pittstown, NJ. Interment will be Monday, November 2, 2015 at 1pm at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery in Burgettstown, PA.
Memorials can be made to Lebanon Boro Fire Company, 88 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ 08833 or St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2 White Bridge Road, Pittstown, NJ 08867.
Alan Cose, age 94, of Clinton Twp., NJ passed away on Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Twp., NJ.
He was born and raised in Plainfield, NJ and was a graduate of Plainfield High School, Class of 1938. He resided in Clinton Twp., NJ for the past 40 years.
Alan was the son of the late John and Rose Pierce Cose and was pre-deceased by 8 brothers and one sister.
He was the husband of Elsa Thielhart Cose, having celebrated 67 years of marriage in May.
He was an Army Veteran, serving from 1943 to 1945 in the 12th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion/Signal Corps.
After returning from Europe, Alan worked in Toll Transmission for NJ Bell in Plainfield, NJ for 38 years until his retirement.
He was well known in Hunterdon Medical Center for his 29 years as a volunteer. In 1992 he was awarded the Lloyd B. Wescott Award at the hospital.
Alan served as Secretary/Treasurer of IBEW Local #827 for many years. He was also a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
Survivors in addition to his wife include 2 daughters: Linda Cose of Branchburg, NJ and Patricia Cose and her partner Jeffrey McDowell of Nanuet, NY.
Calling hours will be Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Service will be Friday, October 23, 2015 at 11am at Lebanon Reformed Church, 100 Brunswick Avenue, Lebanon, NJ. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation for the Volunteer Program, 2100 Wescott Drive, Flemington, NJ 08822 or St. Hubert’s Animal Shelter, 3201 US-22, Branchburg, NJ 08876.
Michele Ann Nosenzo
Michele Ann Nosenzo, age 78, of Forks Twp., PA passed away on Friday, September 18, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospice House in Bethlehem, PA.
She was born on July 10, 1937 in Somerville, NJ and had lived in High Bridge for many years before moving to Brooksville, FL and eventually to Easton, PA.
She was the daughter of the late Lewis Judson and Marie Muldoon Hockenbury.
Michele was a Bookkeeper and Accounts Receivable Clerk for the Hunterdon Medical Center in Raritan Twp., NJ for many years and also at Northside Mental Health Center in Tampa, FL.
Memberships include St. Joseph’s Church in High Bridge, NJ and also St. Jane Frances De Chantal in Palmer Twp., PA.
Michele loved going to the beach, sewing and crocheting. She loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In her retirement years, she valued helping her family and was always ready to assist whoever needed help.
Survivors include 2 sons; C. Eugene ‘Geno’ Nosenzo and his wife Barb of Easton, PA and Michael A. Nosenzo and his wife Colleen Pinkowicz of Bethlehem, PA. 6 grandchildren; Debbie Allen and her husband Harry, Candice Hnasko and her husband Dave, Michael A. Nosenzo Jr., Noel Nosenzo, Vincent Nosenzo and Dominic Nosenzo. 7 great-grandchildren. 1 brother; Lewis Judson Hockenbury Jr. of Califon, NJ.
Predeceased by 1 great-granddaughter; Vayda Hnasko. 2 sisters; Shirley Weber and Noreen Brunt.
Calling hour will be Wednesday, September 23, 2015 from 10am to 11am at Naughright-Scarponi Funeral Home, 66 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ. Funeral Mass immediately following at 11am on Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 59 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ. Interment at Mountain View Cemetery in Cokesbury, NJ.
Memorials can be made to St. Luke’s Hospice House, 2455 Black River Road, Bethlehem, PA.
Alfred Valentine DeLorenzo Sr. 'Coo'
Alfred Valentine DeLorenzo Sr, age 84, of Hillsborough, NJ passed away on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Somerville, NJ.
He was born on September 26, 1930 in Somerville, NJ and was a lifelong resident of Raritan Borough and Hillsborough Twp.
Alfred V. DeLorenzo Sr. served as a Corporal in the First Marine Division during the Korean War and was well honored for his performance from 1951 to 1953.
He was the son of the late Faust Tulio and Emma Pastor DeLorenzo.
He was the husband of Doris M. Emery DeLorenzo, celebrating 60 years of marriage.
As a young man, Alfred worked at the Doris Duke Estate. He retired from the GSA Depot in Burlington, NJ. He also spent many years at the Belle Mead Depot in Belle Mead, NJ. He was an Operating Engineer for Local #825 in Newark, NJ.
Survivors in addition to his wife include 4 sons; Alfred V. DeLorenzo Jr. of Hillsborough, NJ, Mark J. DeLorenzo of Somerville, NJ, Michael D. DeLorenzo of Belle Mead, NJ and Timothy H. DeLorenzo of Belle Mead, NJ. 1 daughter; Yvonne M. Peters of Leavenworth, WA. 2 grandsons; Benjamin M. Peters and Caleb A. Peters, both of Leavenworth, WA. 1 granddaughter; Ashley Elizabeth DeLorenzo of Andover, NJ. 2 sisters; Marie Cap of Manville, NJ and Dorothy Fedorcyzk of Manville, NJ.
Predeceased by 1 grandson; Markie J. DeLorenzo Jr. who passed away in 1995 and 2 brothers; Faust DeLorenzo Jr. who died in 1963 and Francis E. DeLorenzo who died in 2013. Also, predeceased by 1 sister; Eleanor Zitani.
He was an avid gardener and outdoorsman.
Funeral Mass with honor guard recognition will be Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 9am at Christ the Redeemer Parish Sacred Heart Church, 98 South 2nd Ave., Manville, NJ. Interment will be private.
Arrangements by Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home in Lebanon, NJ.
Lyla A. Vernazza
Lyla A. Vernazza, formerly of Ramsey, NJ and Middlesex, VT, passed away on September 1, 2015 at the age of 82.
Born in Taunton, Mass., to Hubert and Alice Swanson, she is survived by her son Michael and wife Karin; daughter Laurel and husband Jason;
brother Lyle and wife Kathleen; and sister Albertine. Lyla was the cherished grandmother of Lauren, James and Francesca. She will be forever
known for her love of family, kind heart, religious devotion and passion for walking, music, and ice cream. A memorial service will be held at
the Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home in Lebanon, NJ, on Friday, September 18, 2015 from 12 to 1 p.m.
Her interment and final resting place will be at Quantico National Cemetery, Virginia with her beloved husband of 47 years, Lewis.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are requested to be made in her memory to: Fisher House Foundation at www.fisherhouse.org.
Carl Robert Schutts Sr.
Carl Robert Schutts Sr., age 83, of Brownville Junction, ME, passed away on Monday, September 7, 2015 at home.
He was born on April 2, 1932 in Somerville, NJ. He was a resident of Hunterdon County for most of his life before moving to Maine in 2003.
He was the son of the late Fred and Lena Dalrymple Schutts.
Carl was the husband of Barbara Ann Ries Schutts, celebrating 62 years of marriage.
Carl served with the US Army during the Korean War.
He was a carpenter, operating Decker Construction in Clinton, NJ for many years.
Carl was Ex-Chief and an active member of Annandale Hose Company for over 46 years. He was an avid hunter and loved gardening.
Survivors in addition to his wife include 2 sons; Carl Robert Schutts Jr. and his longtime companion Diane Nichols of Glen Gardner, NJ and David Schutts and his wife Stacey of Washington, NJ. 1 daughter; Patricia Wirasnik and her husband James of Pittstown, NJ. 6 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. 2 sisters and 3 brothers.
Calling hours will be Friday, September 11, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm. Funeral Service will be Saturday, September 12, 2015 at 10am. All at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Interment at Pequest Union Cemetery in Great Meadows, NJ.
Memorials can be made to Annandale Hose Company, 68 Beaver Avenue, Annandale, NJ 08801.
Judith Ann Hensle
Judith Ann Hensle, age 74, of Clinton Township, NJ passed away on Monday, August 31, 2015 at her daughter’s home in Lexington, MA.
She was born on January 23, 1941 in Newark, NJ and was a resident of Clinton Township for the past 30 years.
Judith was the daughter of the late Michael and Esther Comer. Her husband, Emil Hensle, passed away in 2001.
She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in High Bridge, NJ. She loved to read, travel and spend time with her family and friends. She also enjoyed gardening and loved her plants and flowers, especially her orchids. She will be remembered as a very compassionate and caring woman and a wonderful friend.
Survivors include her son, Michael Hensle and his wife Sarah of Salt Lake City, UT; her daughter, Kimberly Hensle Lowrance and her husband Robert of Lexington, MA; and two grandchildren, Robert Lowrance and Gwendolyn Lowrance. She is also survived by her two brothers, Michael Comer and his wife Maggie of Maine, and Jerry Comer and his wife Susie of Colorado; two sisters, Karen Lehmann and her husband Joe of Oklahoma, and Kathleen Comer of New Jersey; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be Friday, September 4, 2015, 6-9 PM at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. A Memorial Mass will be Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 10 AM at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in High Bridge, NJ. Inurnment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Richard Hendershot, age 59, of High Bridge, NJ passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at his brother’s home in New Braunfels, TX.
He was born on September 13, 1955 in Tewksbury, NJ. He was a lifelong resident of Hunterdon County prior to moving in with his brother in Texas one month ago.
He was the son of the late Roy and Mable Dilly Hendershot.
Richard’s wife, Judith Ann Hendershot, passed away in April of 2012.
He was a truck driver, working for many companies over the years, most recently working for Casper Disposal in Annandale, NJ.
Survivors include 3 daughters; Brenda Lannigan of Phillipsburg, NJ, Jessica Mann of TX and Jennifer Meza of Phillipsburg, NJ. 8 grandchildren; Joseph Lannigan, Christian Lannigan, Andrew Lannigan, Arianna Huberta-Hendershot, Aiden Huberta-Hendershot, Meghan Meza-Hendershot, Dyannah Urbanski and Dillon Urbanski. 4 brothers; Leroy ‘Duke’ Hendershot, Robert Hendershot, Peter Hendershot and Raymond Hendershot. 2 sisters; Carol Hendershot and Ella May Hendershot.
Predeceased in addition to his wife by 1 brother; Jimmy Hendershot.
Calling hours will be Wednesday, September 2, 2015 from 11am to 12noon. Followed by Funeral Service at 12noon. All at Naughright-Scarponi Funeral Home, 66 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ 08829. Interment at Fairmount Rural Cemetery in Califon, NJ.
Memorials can be made to Hope Hospice, 611 N Walnut Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130 or Hunterdon Humane Animal Shelter, 576 Stamets Road, Milford, NJ 08848.
John Grant Woods
John Grant Woods, age 46, of Lebanon, NJ passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Somerville, NJ.
He was born on August 14, 1969 in Elizabeth, NJ and has been a resident of Lebanon, NJ for most of his life.
He was the son of John and Susan Grant Woods of Lebanon, NJ.
John worked at Sunoco in Lebanon, NJ.
He enjoyed camping and going to Medieval Fairs and enactments. He also loved to design computer games.
Survivors in addition to his parents include 1 son; Alexander Woods of Lebanon, NJ. 2 sisters; Sallie Woods and her husband Antonio Brito of Douglas, MA and Claire Woods of Reading, PA. 1 niece; Briona Brito of Douglas, MA. 3 nephews; Brent Brito of Douglas, MA, Zachary Woods of Pittstown, NJ and Justin Woods of Reading, PA. 1 great-nephew; Maxwell Woods.
Calling hours will be Thursday, August 27, 2015 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Mass will be Friday, August 28, 2015 at 10am at Immaculate Conception Church, 316 Old Allerton Road, Annandale, NJ. Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Annandale, NJ.
Memorials can be made to Steeplechase Cancer Center, 30 Rehill Ave, Somerville, NJ 08876 or Clinton Rescue Squad, PO Box 5265, Clinton, NJ 08809.
Wilma M. Cox
Wilma M. Cox, age 91, of Clinton, NJ passed away on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Rolling Hills Care Center in Lebanon, NJ.
She was born on March 11, 1924 in Middle Valley, NJ and has been a lifelong resident of Hunterdon County.
She was the daughter of the late Patsy and Sally Manfra.
Her husband, John T. Cox, passed away in 1997.
Wilma was a Special Machine Operator for Commercial Dress Factory Inc. in High Bridge, NJ for 36 years, until their closing in 1980.
She was a past-member of Califon Methodist Church. She enjoyed gardening, reading, doing crafts and sewing.
Survivors include 1 daughter; Barbara A. Landon and her husband Donny of High Bridge, NJ. 1 step-daughter; Frances Wise of Somerville, NJ. 3 grandchildren. 2 step grandchildren. 5 step great-grandchildren. Several step great-great grandchildren. 1 sister; Laura Burd and her husband Lindy of Lebanon Twp., NJ.
Predeceased in addition to her husband by 1 daughter; Elaine Gares, who passed away in 2008 and 10 brothers and sisters.
Calling hour will be Friday, August 28, 2015 from 11am to 12noon. Followed by a Memorial Service at 12noon. All at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Interment will be private.
Memorials can be made to American Macular Degeneration Foundation, PO Box 515, Northampton, MA 01061-0515.
Dorothy A. VanHorn
Dorothy A. VanHorn, age 80, of Clinton, NJ passed away on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at Country Arch Care Center in Pittstown, NJ.
She was born on June 10, 1935 in Bayonne, NJ and had resided for the past 30 years in Clinton, NJ.
Dorothy was the daughter of the late John and Anna Papp.
She was the wife of Joseph VanHorn, celebrating 31 years of marriage.
Her first husband, Henry Woroniecki, passed away 37 years ago.
She was an executive secretary, most recently working for Science Management in Bridgewater, NJ.
Years ago, Dorothy loved to go out dancing with her husband, Joseph.
Survivors in addition to her husband include 1 son; William Woroniecki of Elizabeth, NJ. 1 daughter; Cynthia Woroniecki of Elizabeth, NJ. 1 step-son; Joseph VanHorn and his wife Jill of San Antonio, TX. 1 step-daughter; Susan Riggs and her husband Rodney of Orem, UT. 8 step-grandchildren.
Predeceased by 1 brother; Robert Papp.
Calling hour will be Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 9:30am to 10:30am at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ 08833. Followed by committal service at 11am at Immaculate Conception Mausoleum, 316 Old Allerton Road, Annandale, NJ.
Dolores Jean Schadewald
Dolores Jean Schadewald, age 83, of Hampton, NJ passed away on Monday, August 10, 2015 at Hunterdon Care Center in Flemington, NJ with her loving daughter, son-in-law and dear friends by her side.
She was born on July 27, 1932 in St. Louis, MO. She moved to NJ in 1955 and resided in Garwood, NJ for 50 years with her husband. For the past 10 years, she has been a resident of Hampton, NJ where she lived with her daughter and son-in-law.
She was the daughter of John and Louise Diezelski Enders.
Her husband, William Schadewald Jr., passed away in 2014.
Dolores was known as ‘Mrs. B’ as she assisted her husband at his Dog Grooming business, ‘Mr. B’s Grooming’, in Garwood, NJ. She enjoyed baking, shopping with her daughter, going to casinos and having Holiday get-togethers. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and spoiling them at Christmas.
She was a member of St. Catherine of Siena in Pittstown, NJ and a past member of St. Ann’s Church in Garwood, NJ and also a member of their Rosary Society. She was a member of the Union Twp. Seniors Club.
Survivors include 2 sons; William ‘Bill’ Schadewald III and his wife May of Garwood, NJ and Craig Schadewald and his wife Darilyn of Newburn, NC. 1 daughter; Denise Massimo and her husband Lenny of Hampton, NJ. 6 grandchildren; Alex Massimo, Michael Massimo, Hope Schadewald, William ‘Little Bill’ Schadewald IV, Matthew Schadewald and Zachary Schadewald. 3 sisters; Margaret Twele, Patricia Sullivan and Jayne Moore, all of St. Louis, MO. 1 brother-in-law; Dave Keane of Cape Coral, FL. Several Cousins and many nieces and nephews. Close friends who supported Dolores during her final year; Ione Warchol, Jackie Parrinello, Jenny Deemer, Carmen Patricola and especially Kelly Vacca.
Predeceased in addition to her husband and parents by her daughter Debra Ann Schadewald who passed away in 1963, Stepfather James Pedrotti, Sister Louise Pedrotti and Mother-in-Law Violet McDonald.
Calling hours will be Friday, August 14, 2015 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ. Funeral Mass on Saturday, August 15, 2015 at 10am at St. Catherine of Siena Parish Center, 142 Perryville Road, Hampton, NJ. Burial at St. Gertrude’s Cemetery in Colonia, NJ.
The family wishes to express their thanks for all of the support they have received in caring for Dolores during this past year.
Memorials can be made to Hunterdon Hospice, 2100 Wescott Drive, Flemington, NJ 08822 or St. Catherine of Siena Building Fund, PO Box 245, Pittstown, NJ 08867.