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Patricia Ann Griffo (Rooney)
College registrar, doting grandmother, longtime Clinton resident Patricia Ann (Rooney) Griffo, 83, of New Smyrna Beach, FL passed away peacefully at home on Monday, October 11, 2021. Born in Elmhurst, NY on April 21, 1938, Pat is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Tim... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Donald J. Holste
Beloved husband, cherished father and grandfather; family was his number one priority Donald J. Holste of New Providence, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at the age of 80 after battling Alzheimer's for 8 years. Don was born in Elizabeth, NJ, to Charles and Catherine (nee... Read More
Paul Ippolito Summit Memorial
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 16 to Oct. 21, 2021.
Carol M. Hudecek
Mother & grandmother, spent most of her life in Lebanon Twp. Carol M. Hudecek, 84 of Clinton Twp., ,NJ passed away peacefully at home on Thursday October 14,2021. She was born on October 26,1936 in Washington Twp., NJ and was a lifelong resident of Hunterdon County. She grew up... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Russell Taylor Kerby Jr.
Loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather Russell Taylor Kerby, Jr., 98, of Maplewood, NJ, formerly of Summit, NJ, passed peacefully on October 13, 2021. He was born to the late Russell Taylor Kerby, Sr, and Regina Brunner Kerby on May 14, 1923, in Brooklyn, NY. Russell graduated... Read More
Bradley, Brough & Dangler Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 16 to Oct. 21, 2021.
Stephen F. Schuster
Family man, Hunterdon conservation officer, loved to hunt & fish Stephen F. Schuster, age 72 of Saylorsburg, PA formerly of Clinton Township, NJ passed away suddenly on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at his home. Stephen was the loving husband of Sandra J. (DeBala) Schuster. They celebrated... Read More
Gower Funeral Home & Crematory Inc
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Agnes A. Wooden
Lambertville resident, 87 Agnes A. Wooden, 87, of Lambertville, NJ, passed away Friday, September 17, 2021, at Hunterdon Medical Center, Flemington, NJ. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Mrs. Wooden was a long time Lambertville resident. Agnes worked at Cunningham's Nursery where she developed... Read More
Wilson-Apple Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Rosemarie S. Zarlengo
Career RN with multiple roles and West Amwell resident, traveled widely with her husband and sat in front pew of New Hope church Rosemarie S. Zarlengo, of West Amwell, NJ, died on Thursday, October 7, 2021, at her home. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Rosemarie came to West Amwell with... Read More
Van Horn-McDonough Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 15 to Oct. 17, 2021.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
P. Craig Cronce
Beloved father & grandfather, independent stonemason P. Craig Cronce, age 81, died Thursday, October 7, 2021, in Raleigh NC. Born September 6, 1940, in Trenton NJ, Craig was the son of the late Frederick and Bernice (Philhower) Cronce. He lived in the Hunterdon County area most... Read More
Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 12 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Henry W. Hagen
A Memorial Mass for the late Henry W. Hagen (1927-2020) has been planned for Saturday, October 23, 2021, at 12 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 59 Main Street, High Bridge, NJ. A reception will immediately follow at the VFW, 179 E. Main Street, Glen Gardner, NJ. For a full obituary... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 12 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Barbara Elizabeth Hunt
Loving mother who saw beauty in just about everything Barbara Elizabeth Hunt, 75, of High Bridge, NJ, passed away on Thursday October 7, 2021 in her home surrounded by family. She was born March 15, 1946 in North Plainfield, N.J. Barbara was the daughter of the late Gustave and Frieda... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 12 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Isabelle M. Pecca
Beloved wife, loving mother, adored grandmother, longtime Summit resident and crossing guard Isabelle M. Pecca (nee Bayles) of Summit, NJ, died on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, in Overlook Hospital, Summit, NJ, at the age of 97. Family and friends are invited to attend the visitation... Read More
Paul Ippolito Summit Memorial
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 7 to Oct. 14, 2021.
David Courtland Wood
Devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, of West Amwell David Courtland Wood, 78, passed away peacefully at home on October 9, 2021. He was born in Doylestown and raised in Lumberville and New Hope and has been a resident of West Amwell for the most of the past 48 years. Surviving... Read More
Garefino Funeral Home Inc. - Lambertville
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 12 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Daniel George Gresco
Loving and devoted father, grandfather and friend Daniel George Gresco, age 86 of Lewes, DE, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at his home. He was born on July 25, 1935, in Elizabeth, NJ, son of the late George G. and Sophia L. Gresco. Mr. Gresco was a graduate of Westfield... Read More
Parsell Funeral Homes Atkins-Lodge Chapel - Lewes
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 5 to Oct. 13, 2021.
Thursday, October 7, 2021
Lorraine C. Aneskavich
Loved caring for her family Lorraine C. Aneskavich, of W. Amwell Twp., passed away Saturday October 2nd, 2021 at the Doylestown Hospital. Born July 18th, 1931, Lorraine grew up in Mozart, Pa., and attended Mozart Elementary School and Buckingham High School. At the age of 20, she... Read More
Garefino Funeral Home Inc. - Lambertville
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 5 to Oct. 7, 2021.
Douglas W. Drennon
Navy veteran, former Hampton resident, 'a great guy,' 58 Douglas W. Drennon, 58, succumbed to his long battle with MS on August 7, 2021. Born in New Jersey on Sept. 12, 1962, he retired to Las Vegas 17 years ago. Everybody loved Doug and he will stay in the hearts of many. Some of... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 5 to Oct. 7, 2021.
Thomas F. Holcombe
Lifelong farmer in Mt. Airy Thomas F. Holcombe, age 78 years, of Mt. Airy, NJ (West Amwell Township), died Thursday, September 30, 2021, at his home on the farm where he and his family had resided for six generations. He was born in Trenton, NJ, May 27, 1943, and was the son of the... Read More
Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 1 to Oct. 7, 2021.
Claire Caka Holmsen
Former resident of Clayton, CA (3 Aug. 1930 - 26 Sept. 2021) Claire Caka Holmsen was born in Corona, NY one of six children of Clara and John Caka. She graduated from Flemington, NJ High School where she met her husband Ted Holmsen. She graduated from New Jersey College for Women... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 5 to Oct. 7, 2021.
Sunday, October 3, 2021
Matilda M. Burnett
A gifted crafter who loved spending time with family, 102 Matilda M. Burnett, known to her family and friends as Tillie or Girlie, of Whitehouse Station, NJ, died Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at Bridgeway Care Center in Bridgewater, NJ at the notable age of 102. Born at home in Hillside... Read More
Kearns Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 30 to Oct. 3, 2021.
Eleanor M. Clawson
Career banking executive, longtime Califon resident, 94 Eleanor M. Clawson, age 94, of Califon, NJ passed away on Monday, September 27, 2021 at Little Brook Nursing Home in Califon, NJ. She was born on April 14, 1927 in Pottersville, NJ. She resided in Califon for most of her life... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 1 to Oct. 3, 2021.
Sally Ziegler Sigler
Milford resident will be greatly missed It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Sally Ziegler Sigler of Milford, NJ on September 21, 2021. Born on September 7, 1961, a daughter of Joseph and Mildred Ziegler. Sally is survived by her two sons, Ian and Kevin Sigler;... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 30 to Oct. 3, 2021.
Doris Schwing Simpson
A life defined by specialty cooking, warm hospitality & family Doris Schwing Simpson was born on October 25, 1926, and died on September 30, 2021, at her home at Independence Manor in Flemington, New Jersey. She had last celebrated her 94th birthday. Doris's husband, Edward Rudolph... Read More
Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 1 to Oct. 3, 2021.
Henrietta Fromholtz Siodlowski
Nurse in WWII, family & public health; honored for broad service to Scouts, Red Cross, veterans, 'contributions too numerous to name' Henrietta Fromholtz Siodlowski spent her life being in service to others. She was a caring wife, nurse, public health advocate, active volunteer... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Oct. 1 to Oct. 3, 2021.
Thursday, September 30, 2021
Joan Banisch
Traveled with her husband of 63 years, played competitive tennis, followed her Catholic faith, 'the glue that held us together' Joan Banisch ne Beck died peacefully at Saint Elizabeth Greenhouse Home on September 15, 2021. She was born in Scranton, PA on December 28, 1930. The eldest... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 28 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Dorothy W. Bauer
Resident of Hunterdon County for most of her life Dorothy W. Bauer, age 92 years, of Flemington, NJ, died Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at the Hunterdon Care Center, Raritan Township, NJ. Born in Franklin Township, Hunterdon County, NJ, June 3, 1929, Dorothy was the daughter of the... Read More
Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 27 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Paul Farmer Frank Jr.
Musician, member of Local 472, and avid motorcyclist who loved family time and lived life to the fullest Paul Farmer Frank Jr. grew up in Califon, NJ, and was born to Paul Farmer Sr. and the late Dorris Frank from Califon, NJ, on April 30th, 1951. Paul is survived by his son, Michael... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 28 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Sanford Nitzer Groendyke
Devoted husband and father, proud grandfather and great-grandfather, 99 Sanford Nitzer Groendyke, age 99, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, in Columbus, NC. Born November 20, 1921 in High Bridge, NJ, Sanford was the son of the late Sanford Groendyke and the late Carrie Hoffman... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 28 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Avonne Schnipper Rosenthal
Longtime Summit resident Avonne Schnipper Rosenthal, 87, a resident of Summit for 40 years until 1994, died Aug. 26 near her home in Port Saint Lucie, FL, after a short illness. Born in the Bronx before moving as a child to Cranford, where she graduated high school, Ms. Rosenthal... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 26 to Sep. 30, 2021.
George Zack
Celebration of Life is on Sunday A Celebration of Life for George Zack will be held on Sunday, October 3, 2021, at the Lebanon Township Memorial Park, 67 Bunnvale Rd, Califon, NJ. This casual event will be held from 12 to 4 p.m. at the park's Pavilion. Mr. Zack, a longtime resident... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 28 to Sep. 30, 2021.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Elinor "Delores" Young
Great-great-grandmother; formerly of Cranford, was happiest when spending time with family and friends, 88 Elinor "Dolores" Young, 88, passed away peacefully at her daughter's home in Scotch Plains surrounded by her family on September 1st, 2021. Born to John and Agnes Poultney, Dolores... Read More
Memorial Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 26 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Brenda J. Cunningham
USAF v eteran, mother & grandmother and longtime Flemington resident 'with a wonderful sense of humor and fun,' 80 Brenda J. (Trouesdale) Cunningham, 80, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 after several years of battling dementia. She was born on November 26... Read More
Alden-Harrington Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 24 to Sep. 26, 2021.
George Michael Link
Beloved father, grandfather, & brother, 'liked to fish and tinker' George Michael Link, age 68, of High Bridge, NJ passed away on Monday, September 20, 2021 at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, NJ. He was born on March 20th, 1953, in Monmouth Memorial Hospital, in Long Branch... Read More
Naughright-Scarponi Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 24 to Sep. 26, 2021.
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Carol A. Matheis
Nursing home owner, bred German Shepherds Carol A. (Crawley) Matheis, 80, of Effort, PA, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021 in St. Luke's Hospital – Anderson Campus. Born in Trenton, NJ, she was a daughter of the late Clyde Crawley and Dorothy (Mullen) Crawley. Carol was... Read More
Morello Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 21 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Ann Marie Messina
Beloved wife, loving mother, cherished grandmother and great-grandmother Ann Marie Messina of Millington, NJ, died peacefully at her home on September 1, 2021, at the age of 82. Ann Marie was born in Montclair, NJ, to the late Vincent and Eleanor (nee Dopart) Przybylinski. She resided... Read More
Paul Ippolito Berkeley Memorial
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 15 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Joan Ruth Noonan Slomka
Flemington resident & recreational athlete, looked forward to cooking Sunday dinners for a house full of family and friends Joan Ruth Noonan Slomka passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 18, 2021, in the home she built with her late husband in Flemington, New Jersey. Joan... Read More
Holcombe-Fisher Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 21 to Sep. 23, 2021.
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Lillian Yannell
Had long, successful nursing career, formerly of Tewksbury Lillian Yannell of Evanston, IL, formerly of Tewksbury, NJ passed away September 8th at the age of 93. Born July 29, 1928, she grew up in Brooklyn, NY, graduated Erasmus High School, obtained her RN from The Brooklyn College... Read More
Simkins Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 16 to Sep. 19, 2021.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Carl Austin Brandenburg
Plant manager, collector of vintage automobiles, family man Carl Austin Brandenburg, age 87, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 13, 2021, with his family by his side at his daughter's home in Reston, VA. Born on March 28, 1934, in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Dr. Alyce Hunter
Beloved wife, mother and grandmother; teacher and administrator in various NJ schools, author, adjunct professor Dr. Alyce Hunter entered eternal rest on Saturday September 11, 2021. She was a longtime resident of Bethlehem Township (Hunterdon County). She was the daughter of Teofil... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Caroline May Lawson
Beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother Caroline M. Lawson (Gares), 87, of Jacksonville Florida, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021 at St. Vincent's Hospital, Jacksonville. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, and person that lived a long loving life. She was... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Judy A. Manfredi
Former Milford and Pattenburg resident Judy A. Manfredi, 72, of Blacksburg, SC, formerly of Milford and Pattenburg, NJ, passed away on September 9, 2021, in Blacksburg. Born June 8, 1949, in Somerville, NJ, she was the daughter of the late John Spencer and Helen Camenzind Spencer... Read More
Finegan Funeral Home Inc
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Dennis Skorets
Outdoorsman, antique car collector, Hunterdon County resident On September 9th, 2021, Dennis Skorets passed away suddenly at his home in Hampton, New Jersey. Dennis was born June 10th, 1953, to Parents Jessie Watkins Skorets and Gilbert Skorets in Somerville, New Jersey. Dennis was... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Richard Wise
Motorcycle enthusiast, mechanic, great-grandfather, 83 Richard Wise, 83, of Doylestown, PA, passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at the Greenleaf Nursing Home in Doylestown, PA. Born May 8, 1938, in Tewksbury Township, NJ, Richard lived in Frenchtown, NJ, before moving to... Read More
Johnson-Walton Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 14 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Sunday, September 12, 2021
Dale John Butler
Beloved father Dale John Butler, age 78, of Bethlehem, Pa, passed away Monday, August 30, 2021. Born March 8, 1943 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Julian Merrick Butler and the late Ann Marie (nee Feenan) Butler. Dale was a 1961 graduate of Plainfield High School. He... Read More
Martin Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 10 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Dorothy Catherine Myers (Bernard)
Former Lambertville resident, 'the neighborhood Mom...always ready with a smile & a spot at her table...a true dog lover' Dorothy "Dot" Myers of Skillman, NJ, formerly of Lambertville, NJ, died peacefully at home Tuesday September 7, 2021. Dot was a devoted mother and caregiver... Read More
Van Horn-McDonough Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 10 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Richard John "RJ" Pool
Airborne veteran of Vietnam, former Jerseyan, 'a true gentleman' Richard John "Dick"/"RJ" Pool, 77, of Osterville, MA, passed away on June 25, 2021 after a brave battle with Parkinson's-Plus Syndrome. Husband of his beloved, Beryl (McClay), for 53 years. Loving and devoted father... Read More
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 10 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Howard and Barbara Schmitter Jr.
Howard Jr. and Barbara Schmitter Spent nearly 53 joyful years together Howard, Jr., the first son of Delores and Howard Schmitter Sr., was born in Columbus, Ohio on 7/8/47. Barbara, the only daughter of John and Pauline Blair, was also born in Columbus, Ohio, on 9/11/1948. They met... Read More
Vistoso Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 7 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Margaret K. Vercruysse
Beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, 91 Margaret K. Vercruysse, age 93, of Clinton Twp., NJ passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021 at Rolling Hills Care Center in Lebanon, NJ. She was born on February 10, 1928 in Jersey City, NJ. She resided with her daughter before... Read More
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 10 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Robert G. Wachendorf
Readington Twp. farmer, started bird hunting enterprise Robert G. Wachendorf, age 71 of Whitehouse Station, NJ, died Friday, September 3, 2021 at the Center for Hope Hospice in Scotch Plains, NJ. Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Robert H. and Violet E. (Laugel)... Read More
Kearns Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 10 to Sep. 12, 2021.
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Joyce E. Kapp
Joyce E. Kapp Graveside Service is Saturday for former Bethlehem resident Joyce E. Kapp, 94, formerly of Bethlehem, passed away July 5, 2021, in Moravian Hall Square, Nazareth. She was the wife of the late Herman E. Kapp who died in 2002. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the... Read More
Pearson Funeral Home, Inc. - Bethlehem
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 7 to Sep. 9, 2021.
Diane Dobbs McPherson
Diane Dobbs McPherson Career regulatory affairs professional, beloved wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed vacations in the islands, 66 Mrs. Diane Dobbs McPherson, 66, of Lewes Delaware passed away Friday, September 3, 2021. Diane was born in East Orange NJ to the late Leo Elmer... Read More
Kearns Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 7 to Sep. 9, 2021.
Joseph Petrozelli
Joseph Petrozelli Biology teacher, family man who saw the U.S. with his eight kids and led campfire sing-a-longs, formerly of Whitehouse Station, 88 Joseph Petrozelli, Claudette's beloved husband of 64 years, passed into eternal life on Sunday, September 5, 2021, at the age of 88... Read More
Kearns Funeral Home
Published in The Hunterdon County Democrat from Sep. 7 to Sep. 9, 2021.
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