Charles M. Alberta

PARAMUS — Charles "Duffy" M. Alberta, 62, died on Jan 3.

He was a graphic arts entrepreneur and owner of Plate Masters of Carlstadt until 1998, retiring in 2006. He was a member of the White Beeches Golf & Country Club in Haworth and a parishioner of Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Betty Ann (Panella); his children, Christopher Charles and wife Courtney and Lauren; his grandchildren, Caroline and Catherine; his siblings, Philip Alberta and wife Frances, Michael Alberta and wife Phyllis and Salvatore Alberta and wife Mary Ann; his parents-in-law, Frank and Betty Panella; and his niece and many nephews.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 7 at Our Lady of the Visitation, 234 Farview Ave. in Paramus, followed by entombment at Garden of Memories.

Memorial donations may be made to The V Foundation (for cancer research), 106 Towerview Ct., Cary, NC 27513;

Published in Town News on Jan. 5, 2011