BLOOMINGDALE — Services were held for Robert Dean Carola, 81, of this community, who died on Thursday, May 8, 2014.
Mr. Carola was born in Paterson. He worked at the Continental Can Co., Paterson and Wayne, for 26 years. A U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1950 to 1955, he was a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. And, he was a parishioner of Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church, Pompton Plains.
Services were Tuesday at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church, followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery, Paterson. Arrangements were by the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Hackensack Riverkeeper, 231 Main St., Hackensack, NJ 07601.
Mr. Carola is survived by his sons, Hugh and Robert; five grandchildren; and a foster-grandchild.
He was predeceased by his wife, the former Patricia Williamson; his parents, Samuel and Josephine; and his brother, Alphonse.
Published in Suburban Trends on May 13, 2014