Mario Duzich

CLIFFSIDE PARK - Mario Duzich, 79, passed away Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. Born in Croatia, he worked as a longshoreman for ILA Local 824 Port Newark.

Mr. Duzich was predeceased by his loving wife, Yolanda. He is survived by his son, John, and his wife, Kimberly, of Wantage, and his son Michael, and his wife, Judy, of Paramus. He also is survived by his grandchildren, Brianna, Zachary, Kyle, Gerard, Gia and Michael. He was the dear brother of Mary, Anna, Angelo and Ante.

The family will receive their friends on Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home, 327 Main St., Fort Lee (opposite Fort Lee Library).

The funeral will leave Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 a.m. for the celebration of his funeral Mass in Madonna R.C. Church On The Hill at 11 a.m. For condolences, directions or information, call 201-944-0100 or

Published in The New Jersey Herald on Nov. 27, 2012