Frances Lewis

   Frances Lewis, 99, of Union, New Jersey passed away on Thursday, February 04, 2016 at Daughters of Israel Home, West Orange, NJ    Fran was born on January 25, 1917 in Newark, NJ. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Josephine (nee Butwidas) Stulpin.    Fran was a graduate […]

Ira Weiss

   Ira Weiss passed away Saturday, December 26, 2015 after a sudden illness.  He was 67.    Born in Newark, N.J., he lived in Hillside before moving to Springfield in 1970, where he lived for the past 45 years.    He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Farleigh Dickinson University and was the owner of Weiss […]

Martha S. Bronner 

   Martha S. Bronner, 92, of Union, NJ, died on December 13, 2015.  She was born in Newark, NJ, grew up in Irvington and moved to Union in 1947.  After graduating from Irvington High School in 1940, she was chief clerk of the Irvington, NJ, state motor vehicle agency until 1954 when she became a […]

Joan Sabol Tirpack

    Joan Sabol Tirpack of Mantoloking, NJ died peacefully at home on October 30, 2015 at the age of 87. A lifelong New Jersey resident, Joan was born in Bayonne and lived in Elizabeth, Union, and Atlantic Highlands, before settling in Mantoloking in 1996.     The daughter of the late John J. and […]

Mildred R. Abate

   On Saturday September 26, 2015 Mildred R Abate passed away peacefully at the age of 97.  Mildred was predeceased by her husband Frank. She is survived by her sons Paul and his wife Ginny, and Richard.  She also leaves behind as her Grandchildren, Jeanette and her husband Nicholas, and Stephen.  Mildred was truly a […]

Shirley “Cookie” Brooks

A memorial service for  Shirley “Cookie” Brooks, beloved daughter of Everett and Mae Sue Brooks, will be held at Aenon Baptist Church, 1500 Brown Street, Vauxhall (Union), New Jersey on Saturday, October 10 2015 5:30pm.

Shirley Brooks

    Beloved daughter of Everett and Mae Sue Brooks, Shirley “Cookie” Brooks, 72, passed peacefully on August 12, 2015.    Born in Shelby, N.C., Shirley lived in Vauxhall, N.J. for 66 years. She was a supervisor for Western Electric and AT&T for over 40 years. Most recently, Shirley served the community as a home […]

​Starks W. Lewis, Jr.

   Starks W. Lewis, Jr., beloved brother, uncle, father, grandfather, husband, friend and neighbor, died peacefully in his sleep at home in Nutley, NJ, on Friday, July 10, 2015, at 77 years old. He was born on October 1, 1937, in Ossining, NY, son of Clarinda M. Crane and Starks W. Lewis, Sr. He went […]

Fred Baruchin

   Fred Baruchin, former Superintendent of Schools for grades K-8 in Springfield, died on Sunday, March 29 at 82.    Originally from the Bronx, Dr. Baruchin was a proud graduate of City College and earned his Doctorate in Education from SUNY-Albany. He specialized in elementary curriculum and became supervisor of elementary education for the NY […]

Irene T. Itri 

    Irene T. Itri (nee Szyszlo) of Berkeley Heights passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 01, 2015 at the age of 90.     Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation on Saturday, April 4th from 2-6 PM at Paul Ippolito Berkeley Memorial, 646 Springfield Ave, Berkeley Heights. A Funeral Service will […]