Rachael A. Harris

GLEN ROCK — Rachael A. Harris, 32, died on Sept. 10.

Born in Ridgewood, she grew up in Waldwick and lived in Hoboken before moving to Glen Rock two years ago. She was an athlete, excelling in soccer, basketball and softball at Waldwick High School. She was a vice president and operations manager for Natixis, an investment bank, in New York City.

She is survived by her husband, Jonathan; her mother, Michelle Petruzziello and husband Gary; her father, James Van Wyckhouse Sr.; her brother, James Van Wyckhouse Jr. and wife Teresa; her grandparents, Roger and Gertrude Kennedy; her nieces, Summer and Danica; her nephews, Aidan and Kieran; and her aunts, uncles and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 1 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12 at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave. in Wyckoff. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 13 at St. Luke's RC Church, 340 Franklin Turnpike in Ho-Ho-Kus.

Memorial donations may be made to Valley Hospital Foundation Breast Cancer Research Center, 223 North Van Dien Ave., Ridgewood, NJ 07450.


Funeral Home

Vander Plaat Funeral Home
257 Godwin Avenue Wyckoff, NJ 07481
(201) 891-3400
Published in Glen Rock Gazette on Sept. 11, 2013