The Crabiel Home for Funerals

"Where the Personalized Service Makes the Difference"
We specialize in attention to detail for funerals of all faiths. If you have an immediate need of our services please call us at 732-828-1331. We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Once you contact us, we will immediately begin the process of ensuring your loved one is secure and safely transported to our location. We will also make immediate arrangements for you to see your loved one, should you wish to do so.


Our Obituaries

Richard Arthur Barbely

October 11, 1947 - May 24, 2020

Richard Arthur Barbely of South Brunswick passed away Sunday, May 24th at Saint Peters University Hospital after a long illness. He was 72 years old. Richard was born in New Brunswick and raised in Milltown before moving to South Brunswick in 1973. For 44 years, he founded, owned and operated Tech Abrasive Supply Company. He was a communicant of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church and a...
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Carlos G. Ramirez-Garcia

August 28, 1992 - May 19, 2020

Carlos G. Ramirez-Garcia, of Hightstown, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2020. He was 27. Born in Oaxaca, Mexico, he came to the United States in 2001. He worked in his families landscaping business. He enjoyed listening to rap, reggaeton, R&B his favorite artists were The Weeknd, Post Malone, Lynyrd Skynyrd. He had a sweet tooth and enjoyed making smoothies. He loved to eat White Castle...
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Eleanor Berkowitz

January 18, 1923 - May 13, 2020

Eleanor Berkowitz, of Somerset, passed away Wednesday May 13th, 2020 at Willow Creek in Somerset. She was 97. Born in New York, she lived in Teaneck before moving to Somerset 15 years ago. Eleanor loved many activities including playing cards (Duplicate Bridge) and reading. She's predeceased by her husband Irving Berkowitz, her son Michael Paul, her son-in-law Michael Zolotorow and...
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Harbhajan Kaur Goomer

June 14, 1929 - May 10, 2020

Harbhajan Kaur Goomer passed away peacefully on May 10, 2020. She was 90 years old. She was born on June 14, 1929 in the town of Naushera in Punjab, Pakistan. She married Devinder Singh Goomer in 1951 and was married for 68 loving years. She was a Montessori teacher in Jabalpur, India before emigrating to England in 1960 with her husband and two sons. Harbhajan Kaur played an...
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De'Chon Rasheid Goolsby

March 12, 2001 - May 6, 2020

De'Chon Rasheid Goolsby, of Newark, NJ was called home on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at St. Michael's Hospital in Newark. He was 19 years old. Born in Newark, he lived there most of his life. De'Chon was a graduate of America History High School; during his time there, he was a constant honor roll student. In addition, he was a member of the marching band at Weequahic High School playing the...
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Edward Little

August 12, 1937 - May 3, 2020

Edward Little of Irvington, NJ, passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at the age of 82. He attended Dunbar High School, in Baltimore, Maryland. He then moved to Brooklyn, NY and lived there for many years. He met his late wife Thelma Little and they moved to Irvington, NJ where he resided for over 30 years as a widower. Edward Little worked for DureX Inc., a Union-based metal fabrication and...
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Henry J. Barbano

August 3, 1944 - May 3, 2020

Henry J. Barbano, of Milltown, passed away suddenly at home on Sunday, May 3, 2020. He was 75. He was born at Walter Reed Hospital in Washington, DC, where his father was an army doctor. He lived in New Brunswick most of his life, moving to Milltown 30 years ago. He studied at Parsons School of Design and received a BFA in Illustration from the Philadelphia College of Art. Henry was a...
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Joseph M. Horvath

September 2, 1963 - May 3, 2020

Joseph Michael Horvath of North Brunswick passed away Sunday May 3rd 2020 at his home with his wife by his side. He was 56 years old. Joseph was born and raised in New Brunswick before moving to North Brunswick. He worked for Rutgers University as a housing maintenance foreman for over 30 years. Joseph loved basketball, his favorite team being The Brooklyn Nets. He also enjoyed fishing,...
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Rosemary Edly

March 5, 1949 - May 3, 2020

Rosemary Edly, of East Brunswick, passed away Sunday, May 03, 2020 at Care One in East Brunswick. She was 71. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in East Brunswick all of her life. Rosemary held various secretarial and clerk positions over the years. Most recently she worked for Blockbuster in East Brunswick, retiring in 2011. She loved animals and music, and was a big supporter of St....
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Hector Euceda

April 4, 1964 - May 2, 2020

Héctor Enrique Euceda was a loved husband for 35 years and a loving father to his three children. He was born in Tela, Atlántida, Honduras. Arrived in the USA USA In 1990. He worked all his life driving a truck. Hector had 8 siblings and frequently traveled back to Honduras to see his parents and family. He was the backbone of his family and he dedicated his entire life to providing a better...
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Chandrakant J. Parekh

November 7, 1946 - April 30, 2020

Chandrakant J. Parekh, of Monroe Twp., passed away in the early hours on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro. He was 73 years old and lived a vibrant life. Born in Mumbai, India, he came to the United States in the late 1970's. He resided in West Orange, NJ for over 20 years before moving to Monroe Twp., NJ 9 years ago. Chandrakant worked for Pfizer and then...
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Maria Amador

August 21, 1935 - April 28, 2020

Maria Amador, of Milltown, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 84. Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, she lived in Brooklyn, NY before moving to Milltown over 40 years ago. Maria was a communicant of Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Milltown. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She's...
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Frank Badics, Sr.

January 31, 1936 - April 28, 2020

Frank Badics, of Milltown, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at Parker at Monroe. He was 84. Born in Hungary, he lived most of his life in Milltown. Frank worked for Ford Motor Co. in Edison as a lineman, before retiring. He loved gardening and was a parishioner of Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Milltown. He's predeceased by his wife Theresa M. Badics (d. 2007) and his daughter...
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Michael Johnson

June 6, 1949 - April 23, 2020

Michael Johnson, was born on June 6, 1949 in Newark, New Jersey to the late Willard and Mabel (Allen) Johnson. He passed away April 23, 2020 at East Orange Veterans Medical Center in East Orange, New Jersey. He was seventy years old. Michael Johnson, or Mike as he was more commonly known, graduated from Weequahic High School in 1967 in Newark, New Jersey. Michael served in the United...
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Rebel L. Robertson III

August 31, 1936 - April 23, 2020

Rebel L. Robertson III, of North Brunswick, passed away Thursday, April 23, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 83. He was born in Tyler, Texas and raised in Splendora. He relocated to NJ where he met his wife of 57 years, Betty. Rebel and Betty lived in North Brunswick most of their lives. Rebel served in the United States Marine Corps and was a...
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Consuelo Avila Colindres

October 3, 1944 - April 20, 2020

Consuelo Avila Colindres, of Somerset, passed away Monday, April 20, 2020 at Beth Israel Hospital in Newark. She was 75. Born in Progresso, Yoro, Honduras, she came to the United States in 1992. She lived in New Brunswick before moving to Somerset. Consuelo, a warrior woman, dedicated her life to her family. She was the matriarch and heart of us all. Consuelo raised her six children and...
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Richard F. Fedosh

August 15, 1933 - April 18, 2020

Richard F. Fedosh, of East Brunswick, passed away Saturday, April 18, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 86. Born in Elizabeth, he lived in East Brunswick and Loveladies, NJ. Richard served in the United States Airforce. He retired from IBM Corporation after 27 years. He is predeceased by his wife Lynne (Wiley) Fedosh (d. 1992). Surviving are...
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Carol Antal

October 15, 1939 - April 18, 2020

Carol (DeVino) Antal was the third daughter of Gerald and Caroline DeVino, born October 15, 1939 in Hillside, NJ. She moved with her family to Elizabeth where she attended Battin High School, graduating in 1958. After graduation she moved with her family to Colonia, NJ where she lived until her marriage to Normal Antal of New Brunswick, NJ in October of 1971. Thereafter, she lived in New...
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Catherine A. "Kit" Burns

June 29, 1939 - April 17, 2020

Catherine A. "Kit" Burns, of Milltown, passed away from complications of COVID-19 Friday, April 17, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. She was 80 years old. Born in Atlantic City, she lived in Newark and East Brunswick before moving to Milltown in 1997. She worked for Verizon for thirty-three years, first as a telephone operator and then as a records...
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Mario Starace

March 22, 1936 - April 16, 2020

Mario Starace, of Linden, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 84. Born in Vico Equense, Naples, Italy, he was one of 8 children. He came to the United States in 1963, and lived in Elizabeth before moving to Linden 47 years ago. Before retiring he worked for Jiffy Products in Somerset for over 20 years. He was a member of the Ribera Club...
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Thomas M. Raslowsky

March 10, 1952 - April 16, 2020

Thomas M. Raslowsky, of Milltown, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 68. Born in Jersey City, he lived in Fords and North Brunswick before moving to Milltown 39 years ago. Tom recently retired after a long career in the alarm and security industry. He was enjoying retirement to the fullest and enjoyed the simple things...
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Ralph Hodgson, Jr.

March 15, 1948 - April 15, 2020

Ralph F. Hodgson, Jr., of North Brunswick NJ, passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. He was 72. Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA on March 15, 1948, he was the son of Ralph F. and Margaret A. Hodgson. He was a graduate of Meyers High School and Wilkes University. He obtained his Master's in Business Administration (MBA) from Temple University. He raised...
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Ronaldo Ferreira

March 30, 1961 - April 12, 2020

Ronaldo Ferreira, of Sayreville, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2020 at Raritan Bay Hospital in Perth Amboy. He was 58. Born in Compos Altos, Minas Gerais, Brazil, he came to the United States in 1986. He resided in South River before moving to Sayreville 6 years ago. Ronaldo worked for T. Fiotakis Construction in Edison, for the past 25 years. He was a member of The World We Worship...
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Victor D. Barus

April 5, 1930 - April 12, 2020

Victor D. Barus, "Pop" passed away peacefully on Sunday April 12, 2020 at his home in Milltown, NJ. He was 90 years old. Born in East Brunswick, Victor was a proud resident of Milltown where he lived most of his life. He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War and was honored as a Hometown Hero in 2012. Victor owned Vic's Auto Parts & Service in East Brunswick, providing a service...
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Elizabeth "Bess" Haefner

March 10, 1933 - April 12, 2020

Elizabeth "Bess" Haefner, of Milltown, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2020 at Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro. She was 87. Born in the Parlin section of Sayreville, she came to Milltown at an early age and resided there until her death. She graduated from Milltown Public Schools, New Brunswick High School and Trenton State College with a BA in Elementary Education. Mrs. Haefner earned...
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Salvatore Lubrano

July 7, 1937 - April 12, 2020

Salvatore Lubrano of Kendall Park, NJ passed away on Sunday April 12, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick, NJ at the age of 82 years old. Salvatore was born in Monte Di Procida, Italy on July 7, 1937. He came to the United States in 1967 residing in Brooklyn, NY, then moved to North Brunswick, NJ then Kendall Park, NJ in 2008. Salvatore was a fisherman in Italy...
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Surendra Hariray Jagad

October 28, 1933 - April 10, 2020

It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish; it saddens us to say goodbye to a truly beloved individual. On Friday, April 10th at 3:53 pm, Surendra Hariray Jagad, 87, passed away at RWJ Hospital in Somerset. He passed away due to complications stemming from the COVID-19 virus. Surendra was born on October 28th,1933 in Khambhat, India to Father, Hariray Jagad, and Mother,...
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Sofiya Antimoni

March 3, 1922 - April 10, 2020

Sofiya Antimoni, of Somerset, passed away Friday, April 10, 2020 at Regency Heritage in Somerset. She was 98. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia, she lived there most of her life working as an attorney in the St. Petersburg's Attorneys Association. She was a survivor of a Siege of Leningrad during WWII. Sofiya came to the United States in 1992 and resided in Brooklyn, NY for 15 years, before...
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Yefim Lipkin

October 23, 1939 - April 9, 2020

Yefim Lipkin, of New Brunswick, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2020 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 80. Born in Priluki, Ukraine in 1939, his family had to escape during the World War II and had settled in Bryansk, Russia during the post war years. Yefim received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Bryansk Engineering College. After the graduation he worked as an...
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Adolphus L. Adkins

January 1, 1962 - April 9, 2020

Adolphus Llewellyn Adkins transitioned peacefully on April 9, 2020 in Perth Amboy, NJ at the age of 58 after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. Adolphus Llewellyn Adkins was born on January 1, 1962 in Elizabeth, NJ to Inez and Albert Adkins. He graduated from Perth Amboy High School in 1980. He joined the Army the same year, becoming a sharpshooter and also received Overseas Service...
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Emma (Worsham) Coston

October 5, 1946 - April 8, 2020

Emma Jean Coston, of Franklin Township, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 75. Born and raised in New Brunswick, she lived there most of her life. Emma Jean worked for Willow Creek Nursing Home in Franklin Township before retiring. She enjoyed sewing and cooking and being an overall homemaker. She's predeceased by her husband John...
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Theresa Corris

November 11, 1922 - April 8, 2020

Theresa "Terry" (Giammona) Corris, age 97, passed away peacefully on April 8, 2020 at Park Place Center in Monmouth Junction, NJ.She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend, who brought joy to so many people throughout the course of her life. Terry's highest praise for someone was when she called them a "hard worker" — probably because she worked so hard...
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Anne A. Eisengart

December 19, 1931 - April 8, 2020

Anne A. Eisengart, formerly of Queens, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Regence Nursing Home in Somerset. She was 88. Born in Brooklyn, she lived in Queens most of her life. She received a bachelor's degree from New York University. Anne worked in her late husband's accounting firm, Seymour Eisengart Accounting in Briarwood, NY. She was a member of the Broadway Jewish Center in...
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Kishore Nadkarni

October 27, 1938 - April 7, 2020

Kishore Nadkarni, Ph.D., of East Brunswick, New Jersey, passed away on the morning of April 7, 2020, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ. He was 81 years old. Kishore was born in Karwar, on the west coast of India to Anand and Ramabai Nadkarni. He was educated in various cities on the west coast of India before graduating from The Royal Institute of Science at the...
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Annamma Swankutty

September 27, 1962 - April 6, 2020

Annamma Swankutty, of Spotswood, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020 at Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge. She was 57. Born in Ponga, Kerala, India, she came to the United States in 2012. She's resided in Spotswood for the past 8 years. Annamma was a congregant of St. Mary's Orthodox Church of India in Linden. She was a very prayerful person, always thinking of others. She's...
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Mark M. Goldstein

November 29, 1951 - April 6, 2020

Mark M. Goldstein, of Millstone Twp., passed away Monday, April 6, 2020 at Centra State Medical Center in Freehold. He was 68. Born in Woodbury, NJ, he lived in Pennsauken and Browns Mills before moving to Millstone Twp. 28 years ago. Mark worked for Carter Wallace in Cranbury, as an IT Director before retiring. He was an avid fan of the Ancient Aliens TV show. He was a historian of...
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Mary Urban

March 21, 1926 - April 4, 2020

Mary Urban, of Whiting, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020 at Community Medical Center in Toms River. She was 94. Born in Perth Amboy, she grew up there and lived in Rahway and Clark before moving to Whiting in 1999. Mary was an inspector for Airtron in Morris Plains for 30 years, before retiring in 1988. She was raised in the Ukranian Catholic Church of the Assumption in Perth Amboy,...
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Victor Luis Feliciano

May 27, 1958 - March 29, 2020

Victor Luis Feliciano, of Edison, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020 at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 61. Born in Vega Baja, Puerto Rico, he lived in New Brunswick before moving to Edison 24 years ago. He was a shipping and receiving Supervisor for Akzo Nobel in New Brunswick for 25 years, before retiring. Victor was a member of the Reformed Church of Highland Park. He...
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Alla Sazhin

November 7, 1937 - March 29, 2020

Alla Sazhin, of Manalapan, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2020 at Roosevelt Care Center in Old Bridge. She was 82. Born in Bucharest, Romania, she came to the United States in 1976. She resided in Brooklyn before moving to Manalapan 20 years ago. Alla worked as a machine operator in Brooklyn before retiring in 2000. She's predeceased by her husband Yuri Sazhin (d. 2005). Surviving...
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Lynne E. Bachonski

June 9, 1962 - March 25, 2020

Lynne Elizabeth Bachonski, of East Brunswick, passed away peacefully at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, after fighting a seven-month battle with cancer. She was 57. Born in New Brunswick on June 9, 1962, she was raised in East Brunswick by her predeceased parents Alexander and Patricia (Dominiecki) Tanasy and lived there for most of her life. She was a...
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Bhupendra N. Patel

January 18, 1939 - March 23, 2020

Bhupendra N. Patel, of Piscataway, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 81. Born in Vadodara, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1972. He resided in Jersey City before moving to Piscataway in 2005. Bhupendra owned Tiny's Liquors in North Bergen before retiring in 2008. He enjoyed watching movies and traveling...
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Mahendra B Patel

September 3, 1946 - March 23, 2020

Mahendrabhai B. Patel, of North Brunswick, passed away Monday,March 23, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 73. Born in Ramnagar, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 2003. He lived in Edison before moving to North Brunswick 4 years ago. Mahendra worked for Ivory Tower Motor Inn in Green Brook, before retiring in 2013. He enjoyed cooking,...
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Carol A. McGinnis

January 24, 1937 - March 8, 2020

Carol A. McGinnis, of Milltown, passed away Sunday, March 8, 2020 at home. She was 83. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in Milltown all of her life. Before retiring, Carol worked for People's National Bank in New Brunswick for many years. She also had worked for Schlosser's (Cup & Saucer) in Milltown, and most recently at the East Brunswick High School Cafeteria. She enjoyed gardening,...
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Irene F. Palenycky

January 16, 1930 - March 7, 2020

Irene F. Palenycky, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Community Medical Center in Toms River. She was 90. Born in Regensburg, Germany, she came to the United States in the 1940's. She resided in Somerset before moving to Toms River 17 years ago. Irene worked in the payroll department for NJ Transit in the Maplewood and Newark offices. She also was a crossing guard in Irvington. ...
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Carolyn M. Zarillo

October 27, 1943 - March 1, 2020

Carolyn M. Zarillo, formerly of Milltown, passed away Sunday, March 1, 2020 at Parker at River Road in Piscataway. She was 76. Born in Newark, she lived in New Brunswick and Milltown, before moving to Monroe Twp. several years ago. Carolyn was Deputy Clerk to the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders, before retiring in 2003. She enjoyed crocheting, cooking, traveling to Italy,...
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Audrey G. Cohen

April 8, 1936 - February 26, 2020

Audrey G. Cohen, of Morris Plains, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 83. Born in Paterson, she lived in Parsippany most of her life, before moving to Morris Plains three years ago. She worked for Pompton Nursing Home Supply in Pompton Lakes, before retiring. Audrey loved to cook and was known for her chicken soup....
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Samuel A. Sirna

June 6, 1925 - February 26, 2020

Samuel Andrew Sirna of Spotswood NJ passed away peacefully on Wednesday February 26, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. He was 94 yrs old. He was born at home in Edison NJ to loving Parents of Sicilian decent, Pasquale and Francesca (Natale) Sirna. He lived in East Brunswick before moving to Spotswood. As a US Army Combat Riffle Man, he severed in Europe during WWII. After the war he met...
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Girish N. Patel

April 29, 1962 - February 26, 2020

Girish N. Patel, of Somerset, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at home. He was 57. Born in Sarbhan, Gujarat India, he came to the United States in 1982. He lived in North Bergen before moving to Somerset three years ago. Girish is survived by his loving wife Tarlika; his parents Nagji & Kapila Patel his son Shivam and daughter Shivangi Patel, all of Somerset; and his brother...
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Judith Ann Grosbier

January 7, 1944 - February 20, 2020

Judy Grosbier, age 76, passed away peacefully February 20, 2020 due to pulmonary fibrosis and pneumonia in New Brunswick, New Jersey. She was born January 7, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Carl and Julia Rector. She was married to Richie Hurless from 1960 to 1970, their children included Marian Lee, Richie Lamar, Jr., Veronica Marie and Kenneth Robert. In 1973 Judy married Joseph...
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Jay Zabolinsky

February 12, 1943 - February 13, 2020

Jay Zabolinsky of Milford, Delaware, formerly of Edison, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on February 13, 2020. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Jay retired after 40 years, from the Kilmer General Mail Facility. He enjoyed fishing and reading. He was predeceased by his son Mark Zabolinsky (d. 2013) of Edison, his parents Lila and Hymie Zabolinsky of Highland Park,...
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David G. Horne

January 30, 1964 - February 9, 2020

David G. Horne, of North Brunswick, passed away Sunday, February 9, 2020. He was 56. Born in New Brunswick, he grew up in East Brunswick. David was a glass glazer and worked for Easy Auto Glass in Edison for several years. Previously he had worked for Waldon and Inzana Glass. He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He's predeceased by his parents Robert and Joan (LaTerre) Horne, and his...
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Judith A. Nauman

August 11, 1940 - February 7, 2020

Judith A. Nauman, of Edison, passed away Friday, February 7, 2020 at JFK Medical Center in Edison. She was 79. Born in Belleville NJ, she lived in Edison most of her life. Judy was an executive administrator for Coors Miller Lite in Edison, before retiring in 2005. She previously had worked for Hilton Banquet Manager and AMF Head, both in East Windsor, and Revlon and IT, both in Edison. ...
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Joseph V. Langone, Jr.

February 17, 1971 - February 6, 2020

Joseph V. Langone Jr., of Spotswood, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at home. He was 48. Born in New Brunswick, he lived in North Brunswick, Milltown and Somerset before moving to Spotswood last year where he resided with his mother. Joey enjoyed the outdoors. He liked to fish and had a love for animals. He spent time working on cars and enjoyed cooking. He had a heart of gold and was...
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Dorothy J. Leonard

November 16, 1922 - February 6, 2020

Dorothy Leonard, 97, passed away peacefully at home on February 6th, 2020. Dorothy was born with her twin sister Marjorie in Queens, New York in 1922 to her immigrant father Michael , and Louise (Hart) Grimes. Her twin predeceased her in 2014. She lived in Kendall Park and East Brunswick before moving to the Rossmoor section of Monroe Township in 2000 with her husband, John "Jack" Leonard who...
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Wesley E. Sears

August 2, 1968 - February 5, 2020

Wesley E. Sears, of Columbia, NJ, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Hackettstown Medical Center. He was 51. Born in Perth Amboy, he lived in Old Bridge before moving to Columbia 11 years ago. Wesley was a graduate of East Brunswick Vo-Tech High School. He most recently worked for Gerdau Ameristeel in Sayreville. Wesley loved fishing, hunting and going to the beach. Surviving is...
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Michael Walker

October 9, 1953 - February 3, 2020

Michael Walker, of Plainfield, passed away February 3, 2020 at home. He was 66. Born in Newton, NJ he's lived in Plainfield for the past few years. Surviving is his brother Marshall Cronican-Walker and his sister Nancy Rowe and his friends at Premier Support. Services will be Wednesday, February 5th, at 12:00 noon, at The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 N. Main St-at Riva Avenue, Milltown.
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Narendra N. Patel

February 19, 1941 - January 26, 2020

Narendra N. Patel, formerly of South Brunswick, NJ, passed away Sunday, January 26, 2020 at NYU Langone Medical Center. He was 78. Born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, he immigrated to the United States in 1966 where he pursued his master's degree in civil engineering from Worchester PolyTech Institute. He initially lived in Queens, NY and then South Brunswick, NJ for 33 years, before moving...
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Ann M. Scott

January 13, 1940 - January 19, 2020

Ann M. Scott, of Milltown, passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Parker at Somerset. She was 80. Born in Jersey City, she lived in Kenner, LA before moving to Milltown 46 years ago. Ann worked for the Borough of Milltown in the tax department, for 25 years, before retiring in 2010. She was very active at Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Milltown. She was a member of the Alter Rosary...
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Anantrai P. Mody

October 28, 1935 - January 7, 2020

Anantrai P. Mody, of Jersey City, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020, at home. He was 84. Born in Mumbai, India, he came to the United States in 1976. He resided in Hoboken before moving to Jersey City 10 years ago. Anant was a real estate investor. He enjoyed reading, watching movies and spending time with his granddaughter. Surviving is his wife Vasumati (Bhatt) Mody; his son and...
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Pushpaben (Patel) Desai

November 15, 1928 - January 7, 2020

Pushpaben Desai, of Milltown, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 91. Born in Gujarat, India she came to the United States in 1988. She's been a Milltown resident for the last 32 years. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, and knitting. She was also a member of the Milltown Senior Citizens Club and Ved Mandir Temple in East...
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Carol Siegel

October 11, 1933 - January 4, 2020

Carol Siegel, of Freehold, passed away on Saturday January 4, 2020 at Applewood Estates, a Continuing Care Community. She was 86. Born in Brooklyn, she was the daughter of the late David and Fanny (Derishinsky) Cohen. She lived in Kendall Park, NYC and Monroe Twp., before moving to Freehold about 12 years ago. Financially savoy, Carol was a stock broker, during the 1960's, for Princeton...
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John McGann

June 24, 1950 - January 1, 2020

John McGann, died on Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at sunrise, after a long illness. He was 69. He was born in County Sligo, Ireland, to the late Peter and Catherine (Herity) McGann and came to America as a young child. John grew up in Highland Park where he graduated from Highland Park High School in 1969. He also lived in North Brunswick, and then Milltown. He worked at Bell Medical...
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John Anton

October 3, 1953 - December 30, 2019

John Anton, of Monroe Twp., passed away after a long illness, on Monday, December 30, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 66. Born in Chania, Greece, he came to the United States in 1955. He lived in New Brunswick, Highland Park, Edison and East Brunswick before recently moving to Monroe Township. John worked for Cardinal Health Care in Edison before...
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Alfredo Suarez III

May 14, 1980 - December 29, 2019

Alfredo was born in Christ Hospital Jersey City on May 14, 1980, son of Altagracia Pellot (Grace) and Alfredo Suarez Jr. He was raised and attended school in Hoboken NJ. He graduated Elementary school from Saint Joseph School, graduated middle school from Saint Peter and Paul. He also completed his High School education in Fort Dix Academy where he received his High School diploma. Shortly...
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Ann Pellecchia

March 18, 1918 - December 22, 2019

Ann (Sujkowski) Pellecchia, of East Brunswick, passed away Sunday, December 22, 2019, at Preferred Care at Hamilton. She was 101. Ann was the daughter of Polish immigrants who arrived in this country in 1908 and 1909. She was born in Newark, NJ and was the last survivor of her parents' 7 children. She lived in East Orange before moving to East Brunswick 63 years ago. Ann was a devout...
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Paula Grimaldi Reardon

October 17, 1954 - December 3, 2019

Paula Grimaldi Reardon, 65 years, of North Brunswick, passed away on Tuesday December 3, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Jersey City, the daughter of the late Joseph and the late RosaRia (née Cascino) Grimaldi. and lived in New Brunswick before moving to North Brunswick several years ago. Paula was an artistic photographer who was famously known as "Pulsating Paula" by Biker...
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Joan Horvath

October 8, 1967 - December 1, 2019

Joan (Gaunt) Horvath, of Old Bridge, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge. She was 52. Born in Red Bank, she was raised in Milltown before moving to Old Bridge in 1996. Joan currently was a Bus Aide for special needs children, through the Old Bridge Board of Education. She was beloved by all and devoted to the special needs children that she...
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Harshad H. Patel

March 6, 1954 - November 28, 2019

Harshad H. Patel, of Neptune, passed away Thursday, November 28, 2019 at Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune City. He was 65. Born in Sandha, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 2004, residing in Neptune. Harshad loved India, where he was a farmer. He enjoyed music, singing, walking and bike riding. He's survived by his wife Jashodaben Patel; his sons and daughter-in...
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Donald H. Petry

September 22, 1938 - November 18, 2019

Donald H. Petry, of Milltown, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 81. Born in New Brunswick, he lived in Milltown all of his life. Before retiring in 1999, Don worked for Milltown Borough for 44 years. He started as a garbage man, than meter reader, fire special policeman, and most recently as a crossing guard and dog and...
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Donette K. Schmied-Hendrickson

June 26, 1976 - November 13, 2019

Donette K. Schmied-Hendrickson, of Old Bridge, passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2019. She was 43. Born in Caldwell, Idaho, she lived in Old Bridge most of her life. Donette graduated from Madison Central High School in Old Bridge and received her Associates degree from Middlesex County College. Her children and family were the light of her life. Always willing to talk, she was...
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Yanfeng "Robert" Zhou

October 7, 1964 - November 12, 2019

Yanfeng "Robert" Zhou, of East Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 55. Born in Chengdu, China, he came to the United States in 2009. He lived in Matawan before moving to East Brunswick in 2013. Robert received his BS in Civil engineering. He was currently a material technician for Key Tech Labs in Keyport,...
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Ambalal M. Patel

January 13, 1933 - November 7, 2019

Ambalal M. Patel, of Perth Amboy, passed away Thursday, November 07, 2019 at Aristacare Almedia Nursing Home in Perth Amboy. He was 86. Born in Sarbhan, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1982. He resided in Boston and Cresskill, NJ before moving to Perth Amboy, He was a farmer in India. While living in the United States he worked for warehouses in Boston and a...
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Joy A. Ward

December 25, 1942 - November 6, 2019

Joy A. Ward, of Monroe Twp., passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Monroe Twp, NJ after a prolonged illness. She was 76. Born in Medford, Oregon, she lived in East Brunswick before moving to Monroe Twp over 20 years ago. Joy held two Master's degrees and was a special education teacher at East Brunswick High School for over 25 years before retiring. She was a...
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David Bowden

January 1, 1962 - November 6, 2019

David Bowden, of Monroe Township, passed away November 6, 2019 at Trinitas Hospital in Elizabeth. He was 57. Born in New Brunswick, he's lived in Monroe for the past several years. David enjoyed listening to the "cool" music on his radio and dancing. He loved to fool people by switching his name, and he loved to eat at restaurants. David was very social and enjoyed joking around and...
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Catherine Donnelly

June 21, 1921 - November 2, 2019

Catherine E. Donnelly, formerly of Milltown, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Monroe Village in Monroe Twp. She was 98. Born in Elizabeth, she lived in Milltown most of her life before moving to Rossmoor and Monroe Village. Catherine was the Director of Records for Rutgers University Registrar Office in New Brunswick, before retiring. She was a communicant of Our Lady of...
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Charles F. Voorhees

December 30, 1936 - November 2, 2019

Charles F. Voorhees, of Milltown, passed away Saturday, November 02, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 82. Born and raised in New Brunswick, he's lived in Milltown for the past 53 years. Charlie was a telephone installer with Verizon, for 30 years, before retiring in 1993. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and visiting the NJ shore and Hawaii. He...
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Satishchandra K. Shah

August 11, 1957 - October 31, 2019

Satishchandra K. Shah, of Edison, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, October 31, 2019. He was 62. Born in Ahmedabad, Gujarat India, he came to the United States in 2003. He was manager at Sun Pharmaceutical Co. in Cranbury. He enjoyed painting and playing with his grandchildren. He's predeceased by his brother Maheshbhai Shah. Surviving is his wife Surekhaben Shah, his sons...
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Erik Prascak

May 29, 1989 - October 31, 2019

Erik Prascak, of Milltown, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2019. He was 30. Born in Sobrance, Slovakia, he came to the United States when he was 14, residing in Milltown. Erik was a loving brother and son. He loved vacationing in Puerto Rico with his family. For a living, he was a construction worker; he worked for ADB Absolute Decks and Basements. He had a passion for fitness and...
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Alan Joseph Horvath

February 9, 1951 - October 20, 2019

Alan Joseph Horvath, of North Brunswick, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Born in New Brunswick, February 9th, 1951, he lived his life amongst New Jersey, California, and Tennessee. Alan spent the latter years of his life in North Brunswick caring for his mother and eldest sister. Alan was an artist. There was a period of time he trained with an...
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Lucy Fontana

June 1, 1927 - October 18, 2019

Lucy Fontana, of East Brunswick, passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019, at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 92. Born in Garwood, NJ, she lived in Brooklyn most of her life, before moving to the Chelsea in East Brunswick 11 years ago. She was a secretary at Watson Stillman in Roselle in the 40's and 50's. While living in Brooklyn, Lucy was very active at Our Lady of Angels...
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Antoinette Longo

June 18, 1944 - October 14, 2019

Antoinette Longo, of Milltown, passed away Monday, October 14, 2019 at home. She was 75. Born in Portigiola, Italy, she came to America during the 1950's as a child. She resided in Jersey City before moving to Milltown in 1971. She worked for Permacel in North Brunswick and Personal Products in Milltown. before retiring. Antoinette loved cooking for her family, especially her Sunday...
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Richard Frank Hague

February 3, 1943 - October 10, 2019

Richard Frank Hague was born in New Brunswick, NJ, on Feb. 3, 1943, to Hector and Annette Hague. After running amuck in New Brunswick as a kid, he moved to Edison in his high school years and became a member of the first graduating class of Edison High School, in 1960. He distinguished himself in athletics winning varsity letters in both basketball and football, which translated into coaching...
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Sara Teresa Miranda

April 3, 1933 - October 9, 2019

Sara Teresa Miranda, of Argentina, passed away Wednesday, October 09, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, She was 86. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, she currently was living in the Libertad section of Buenos Aires. Sara was fun loving and very talented. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, crocheting, dancing and drawing. She also was a dressmaker and...
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Irvin Baker

December 28, 1920 - October 8, 2019

Irvin Baker, formerly of East Brunswick, passed away Tuesday, October 08, 2019 at St. Clare Hospital in Dover, NJ. He was 98. Born in Akron, Ohio, he grew up on his grandparents farm in Estelleville, Estell Manor, NJ and in Atlantic City. He raised his family in East Brunswick, before retiring to Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Irvin fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima for the United States Marine Corps...
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Peter Casimir Walus

December 27, 1940 - October 4, 2019

Peter Casimir Walus, of East Brunswick, passed away peacefully on Friday October 4, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Somerville. He was 78. He was born in New Brunswick, and lived the majority of his life in East Brunswick. Pete served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, and was station in Germany for the duration of the war. Prior to his retirement, Pete was a...
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Virginia J. Lombardo

September 22, 1939 - September 30, 2019

Virginia J. Lombardo, formally of Milltown, passed away Monday September 30, 2019 at Colonial Manor @ Panther Valley in Hackettstown, NJ. She was 80. Born and raised in New Brunswick, she attended St. Peter's High School. She lived in Milltown most of her life, before moving to Bayville in 1998 and eventually Hackettstown three years ago . Virginia worked for Sears in New Brunswick for 25...
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Sandra Raslowsky

July 19, 1945 - September 22, 2019

Sandra Raslowsky of North Brunswick passed away Sunday morning at home, surrounded by her family. She was 74. Born in Houston, TX, she lived in Washington and California before moving to North Brunswick 30 years ago. Sandra was a waitress for most of her life. Most recently she worked for Stop N Shop in South Brunswick. She loved being with her grandchildren, decorating, gardening and...
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Luane Chang

October 2, 1953 - September 17, 2019

Luane Chang, of West Orange, NJ passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 65. Born in Taiwan, she came to the United States in 1981. She resided in Nutley, NJ for 24 years before moving to West Orange. Luane worked for over 30 years at Evergreen Shipping in Jersey City. She loved reading and cooking, supporting those she cared...
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Dr. Bernard W Koft

November 21, 1921 - September 15, 2019

Dr. Bernard W. Koft, of East Brunswick, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at home. He was 97. Born in Hammonton New Jersey, he lived in Cherry Hill before moving to East Brunswick 62 years ago. Bernard served his country during World War II in the US Navy from 1944 – 1946. After the war he went to school and earned a PhD in Microbiology. He taught Microbiology at Rutgers...
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Mohanbhai K. Patel

December 30, 1938 - September 4, 2019

Mohanbhai K. Patel, of Edison, passed away Wednesday September 4, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 80. Born in Surnivag Gujarat, India, Mohanbhai spent most of his life in India. He started his own bicycle shop where he sold and repaired bicycles. Mohanbhai eventually moved to the United States in 2003, residing in Edison. He was a member of...
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Laszlo Boka

August 12, 1949 - August 31, 2019

Laszlo Boka, of East Brunswick, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, with his loving family at his side. He was 70 years young. Born in Tatabanya, Hungary, Laszlo's mother escaped the Hungarian Revolution in 1956, with Laszlo and his brother Joszef, to Austria. From Austria, they ventured to Portugal, where they were united with a...
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Piyushkumar Laxmidas Patel

April 9, 1952 - August 27, 2019

Piyushkumar Laxmidas Patel, of Iselin, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in Rahway. He was 67. Born in Calcutta, India, he lived most of his life in Vaso, Gujarat, before moving to Iselin in 2016. He worked for the local bank in Vaso before retiring. Piyush was very active and social. He enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Surviving is his wife...
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Sandra Schatzberg

August 11, 1944 - August 23, 2019

Sandra Schatzberg, of Highland Park, passed away Friday, August 23, 2019 at PowerBack Rehab Center in Piscataway. She was 75. Born in New Brunswick, she lived in Highland Park her entire life. Sandra was a registered nurse at St. Peter's Hospital in New Brunswick. Most recently she worked for Wysoker, Glassner, Weingartner, Gonzalez & Lockstepeiser law firm in New Brunswick. She and her...
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Jasodaben J. Patel

April 14, 1938 - August 17, 2019

Jasodaben J. Patel, of Edison, NJ, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 17, 2019, in Piscataway, NJ. Although her family was from Sarsa (Gujarat, India), they lived in Kheda (Gujarat, India) to be closer to their farmland. Later in her life, she married Jayantibhai Patel and moved to Pij (Gujarat, India). The young couple lived in various cities around Gujarat due to Jayantibhai's job with...
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Chimanlal A. Bhavsar

November 15, 1937 - August 16, 2019

Chimanlal was born on November 15, 1937 and passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019. Chimanlal was a resident of Columbus, New Jersey. He was a very devotional and selfless person, who showered his whole family with unconditional love and care. His loving wife, four children, and eleven grandchildren remember him fondly. Pooja funeral services and visitation will be held on Sunday,...
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Lionel A. McLean

June 25, 1949 - August 10, 2019

Lionel A. McLean, of Somerville, New Jersey, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. He was 70 years old and had just marked his birthday on June 25th. Born in Manchester, Jamaica, he immigrated to the U.S. in October 30, 1995. He lived in Brooklyn and Franklin Park before moving to Somerville 10 years ago. Lionel was a barber by...
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Muljibhai T. Parikh

October 13, 1926 - August 10, 2019

Muljibhai Trikamlal Parikh, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019, at Princeton Medical Center. He was 92. Born in Burhanpur, India, he came to the United States in 1986. He resided in West Islip and East Islip, NY before moving to Princeton in 2017. Mr. Parikh retired as a library aid from the East Islip Library. He liked traveling and reading. He loved sharing information...
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Debra M. Kosiarski

June 12, 1961 - July 26, 2019

Debra Marie Kosiarski transitioned to heaven July 26th, 2019, after a lengthy illness, at Morristown Memorial Hospital. She was 58. She was the loyal wife of Edward and devoted mother of Gabriel. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Debbie graduated from the Immaculate Heart of Mary School, and FDR High School in Brooklyn. She resided in Elizabeth, Milltown, and most recently Sayreville. ...
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Georgette Soueid - Khater

February 18, 1945 - July 24, 2019

Georgette Soueid-Khater passed asway Wednesday, July 24th, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick. She was 74. Born in Taalabaya Lebanon, she came to the United States in 1991 and resided in North Brunswick. Georgette was an elementary school teacher in Lebanon. When she came to the United States, she became the head cook at Tata's Pizza in New Brunswick. Her passion was...
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Manibhai S. Patel

February 21, 1934 - July 22, 2019

Manibhai S. Patel, of Iselin, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019 at Arista Care Cedar Oaks in South Plainfield. He was 85. Born and raised in Pij, Gujarat, India, he came to the United States in 1992, residing in Iselin. Mr. Patel was a farmer in his hometown of Pij, India. He was a devoted follower of the God Shiva. He was a quiet but loving family man and will greatly missed by his...
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