Union County week of January 31st

OBITUARIES: • APPLESTOT — Edward “Mike,” of Kenilworth, formerly of Elizabeth; Jan. 17. • ARENDT — Estelle F., of Roselle, formerly of Elizabeth; Jan. 19. Leaves two daughters. • ASHUKIAN — Myra, of Springfield; Jan. 21. Survived by her husband and children. • BAROTTA — Florence Coiro, nee Iocca, of Elizabeth; Jan. 22. Retired secretary, […]

John A. Manger

Former Accountant and Mountainside Resident. John A. Manger died peacefully on January 20, 2013, at age 96. Born in Newark, NJ, and raised in Belleville, John and his late wife, Ruth Davis Manger, lived in Cranford and Mountainside, before retiring to Hilton Head, SC.  John lived in Fort Myers, FL, since 2001. The first in […]

Union County week of January 24th

OBITUARIES: • BENIGNO — Monica Georgette, nee Christie, of Union; Jan. 11. Grandmother of one. • BLACK — Virginia, nee Dunbach, of Roseland; Jan. 14. Retired secretary, mother. • BLASCO — Frank J., of Linden, formerly of Roselle; Jan. 15. Army veteran, umpire. • BORNMAN — Gladys C., of Westfield; Jan. 15. Teacher, leaves husband […]

Union County week of January 17th

OBITUARIES • ALLEN — Doris M., nee Poznanski, of Clark; Jan. 4. Homemaker and avid bowler. • ANDREWS — Linda Faye, of Elizabeth; Jan. 2. Retired, great-grandmother of six. • ARCHER — Dorothy “Dody,” of Mountainside; Jan. 6. Westfield church elder, 96. • BARSANTI — Frederick Joseph, of Union; Jan. 9. Retired from US Postal […]

Susan Margel

   Susan Margel, née Bondra, born in Roselle Park, NJ on January 3, 1921 to Michael Bondra and Mary Prybulick.  Following a brief illness, Susan died peacefully at Riderwood Village in Silver Spring (MD) in the company of her family on the evening of Thursday, January 10th, 2013, just a week past her 92nd birthday. […]

Union County week of January 10th

• ALBERTS — John, of Cranford; Dec. 24. Retired Union County Corrections officer. • BEAN — Edward N. Sr., of Linden; Dec. 31. Lifelong resident and business owner. • BEIM — Edna, of Union. Member of the Sisterhood at Temple Israel. • BEIRNE — Teresa V., of Elizabeth, Dec. 29. Nurse, mother, was 101 years […]

Union County week of December 20th

AHEARN — Gloria, of Union; Dec. 10. Was retired court bookkeeping clerk. ANTHONY — Mary N., of Union; Dec. 14. Was division manager. BULWIN — Barbara J. Franz, formerly of Roselle Park and Kenilworth; Dec. 11. Was senior administrative assistant. CHIRICHELLA — Michael A. “Mickey,” of Rahway; Dec. 9. Was designer, engineer. DRUKAS — George […]

Union County week of December 13th

ALLEN — Elijah, of Hillside; Nov. 29. Was eight years old. BARBELLA — MaryAnn T., formerly of Kenilworth; Dec. 1. Retired admitting clerk in hospital. BRACCO — John F., of Cranford; Dec. 5. Was self-employed architect. BROCK — Ezekiel, of Roselle; Dec. 3. Was former barbershop owner. CASE — Shirley Ruth, of Clark; Dec. 2. […]

Union County week of December 6th

ANEST — Evelyn, of Roselle; Nov. 25. Services held in Linden. CARTER — Lillian P., of Union; Nov. 25. Was 103 years old. CARUSO — Robert J., of Linden; Nov. 26. Was retired mechanic. COLICCHIO — Louise P., of Linden; Nov. 28. Was centenarian at 100. CONDRON — Scott J., of Rahway; Nov. 29. Was […]

Irene Kirchner

Irene Kirchner, 89, of Union, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at home. Born in Germany, Irene came to the United States at the age of 4, and has lived in Union for 65 years. Irene was a homemaker, who helped her husband with his construction business. She was a member of the Republican […]