Sylvester P. "Syl", 84, of Carlstadt for 45 years, passed away on September 1, 2013. Mr. Marron was born in Jersey City. He was an Army veteran serving during the Korean War. For over 20 years, he was a truck driver for Yellow Freight in Carlstadt and retired at the age of 65. Syl was a parishioner of St. Joseph's R.C. Church, a member of the Carlstadt V.F.W. Post 3149, the Teamsters Union Local 641 and coached Carlstadt/ East Rutherford recreation football for many years. Beloved husband of Mary Ann (nee Quinn) Marron. Loving father of Mark P. Marron and his wife Margaret, Thomas V. Marron and his wife Suzanne, Judy A. Skibitski and her husband Richard, Michael J. Marron and his wife Karen, Kevin Marron and his wife Kristin, and Brian K. Marron. Cherished grandfather of 15 grandchildren that loved and adored their Pop-Pop. Dear brother of Vincent Marron, Joan Marron, Joyce Cosenza and the late Charles Marron, Joseph "Sonny" Schafer, and William Schafer. Uncle of several nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt, on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 9:30 AM and from St. Joseph's R.C. Church, East Rutherford at 10 AM. Interment Berry Lawn Cemetery, Carlstadt. Visitation Wednesday 4-9 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tomorrow's Children's Fund, 30 Prospect Ave., Hackensack, NJ 07601; or St. Joseph's Church Restoration Fund, 120 Hoboken Rd., East Rutherford, NJ 07073.
Published in The Record/Herald News from Sept. 2 to Sept. 3, 2013