Beloved father & grandfather, retired Newark police officer Gennaro Torella of Little Falls, formerly of Newark, passed away on Nov. 27, 2021. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10am on Tuesday, November 30th at Holy Angels Church in Little Falls, with an entombment at Gate of Heaven Mausoleum, East Hanover. Visiting Monday 2-4pm & 7-9pm at Caggiano Memorial, 62 Grove St, Montclair. Gennaro was a police officer in Newark for 25 years before retiring, then. working at Hendrick's Field in Belleville as the starter for the golf course. He is survived by his children, James Torella (Francine), Marie Reiff (Rich), and by his grandchildren, Keith, Chrissy, Jacqueline, Jimmy, and Joshua, and was predeceased by his wife Ursula, his brother Harry Torella and by his parents. Caggiano Memorial Home 62 Grove St. Montclair, NJ 07042 (973) 744-6667
Published by The Star-Ledger from Nov. 27 to Nov. 28, 2021.