SPARTA - Elena Flora Genthon, 93, of Sparta, passed away Jan. 3, 2013, surrounded by her loving family. Elena was born in New York, N.Y., grew up in Cliffside Park and resided in Clifton and Hampton before moving to Knoll View in Sparta. She is predeceased her beloved husband, Vincent P. Genthon. She is survived by her loving sister, Gloria Wurtz; and her devoted children, Renee Ferguson, Denise Sivulich, Paulette Genthon, Robert Genthon and Stephen Genthon. Elena also is survived by 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 7, at Our Lady of the Lake Church, 294 Sparta Ave., Sparta, NJ 07871. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to: Partnership for Social Service, C/O Sister Thomasina, 48 Wyker Road, Franklin, NJ 07416. Condolences may be sent to www.goblefuneral.com.
Published in The New Jersey Herald on Jan. 6, 2013