2007-02-21 / Obituaries

Obituaries

Irene F. Bingold Casey

Mrs. Casey, 65, of Keansburg, died Feb. 16, 2007, at Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in New York City, she resided in Newark and the Lawrence Harbor section of Old Bridge, prior to relocating to Keansburg 22 years sago. She was a matron at Old Bridge Board of Education. She was predeceased by a brother, John Bingold. She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Christopher and Joanne Casey of Algonquin, Ill., Donald and Virginia Casey of Jackson, and Michael and Melinda Casey of Aberdeen; two daughters and one son-in-law, Irene Dawn and William Jackson of Lawrence Harbor, and Patricia Ann Casey of Sayreville; her companion, Marilyn Gunia; a brother, Richard Bingold of Vermont; her former husband, John H. Casey of Lawrence harbor; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Arrangements were by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

Jerome Giovinazzo

Mr. Giovinazzo, 81, of Middletown, died Feb. 18, 2007, at Victoria House, Matawan. Born in Italy, her resided there, Hazlet, and Staten Island, N.Y., prior to relocating to Middletown. He was a vice president at Community National Bank, Staten Island, retiring in 1986. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II, and earned the Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct Medal, and Bronze Star prior to being dishonorably discharged in 1946. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and Knights of Columbus, as well as the Staten Island Musicians Society. He was predeceased by a brother, Martin Giovinazzo. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Josephine; two daughters, Angela Giovinazzo of the Belford section of Middletown, and Geraldine Traina of Middletown; a Sister, Rose Marie Chirichillo of Seaside Heights; and three grandchildren. A funeral liturgy will be Feb. 21 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Union Beach. Entombment will follow at Fair View Mausoleum, Middletown. Arrangements are by John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown. Memorial donations may be made to Victoria House Health Care, 40 Freneau Ave., Matawan 07747.

Veronica Godsil Cinelli

Mrs. Cinelli, 65, of Keyport, died Feb. 13, 2007, at Care One in Holmdel. She was born in Jersey City. She was a receptionist at Buhler Chrysler, Hazlet, for 16 years. She was predeceased by a niece, Krystine Bordenabe. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Prisco Cinelli; a daughter and son-in-law, Erinn and Christopher Hogrefe of Keyport; two sons and one daughter-in-law, James and Lori Cinelli of Howell, and Kyle Cinelli of Keyport; a brother, William Godsil; and five grandchildren. Burial was at Fair View Cemetery, Middletown. Arrangements were by John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown.

Michael Eltringham

Mr. Eltringham, 41, of Hazlet, died Feb. 14, 2007, at Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in Jersey City, he resided in Hazlet the past 38 years. He was a graduate of Raritan High School, Hazlet. He was a former member of Holy Name Society of Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Union Beach, Keyport Knights of Columbus, and Middletown Elks Post No. 2179. He is survived by his parents, Robert G. Eltringham and Geraldine M. Murphy Eltringham; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert and Jacqueline Eltringham of Union Beach, Mark and Elaine Eltringham of Middletown, and Brian and Rema Eltringham of Honolulu; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Jeanmarie and Joseph Settle, Joann and David Restuccio, and Kellie and Glen Varga, all of Hazlet; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral liturgy was held at Holy Family Church. Burial was at Fair View Cemetery, Middletown. Arrangements were by John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown. Memorial donations may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, Central Jersey Chapter, 740 Broad St., Shrewsbury 07702.

Annamarie "Lucy" Lucia

DiCarlo Santopadre

Mrs. Santopadre, 89, of Hazlet, died Feb. 14, 2007, at Regency Park Nursing Home, Hazlet. Born in Camden, she relocated to Italy for 40 yeas, and moved back to New Jersey in 1964. She was a seamstress, retiring in 1985. She was predeceased by her husband, Gildo Santopadre in 1990; a daughter, Annarita Hensberger in 2000; and three brothers, Joseph, Mauro and Leone. She is survived by two sons, Giulio Santopadre of Palm Coast, Fla., and Daniele Santopadre of Bunnell, Fla.; two sisters, Angelina Petrofsky of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Dosolina Danza of Boca Raton, Fla.; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Union Beach. Interment was at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Keyport. Arrangements were by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

Ugo Pasetti Bianchi

Mr. Bianchi of Middletown, died Feb. 16, 2007, at Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in Casali, Italy, he was a lifelong resident of Middletown. He was a sales representative for several years, trading in real estate and home products. He enjoyed spending time at the Pleasant Valley Adult Center of Holmdel. He was predeceased by his wife, Janis Bianchi. He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Josiana Bianchi and Peter Blum of Washington, D.C.; five sons and four daughters-in-law, Howard Bianchi of Middletown, Leonard Bianchi and Jean Howson of Atlantic Highlands, Hugo and Randi Bianchi of Tinton Falls, Timothy and Nancy Cooper Bianchi of Fair Haven, and Geoffrey and Judy Bianchi of Duluth, Minn.; and four grandchildren. Arrangements were by John E. Day Funeral Home, Red Bank.

Nilda Morelli Viscusi

Mrs. Viscusi, 78, of Hazlet, died Feb. 16, 2007, at Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she resided in Hazlet since 1956. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Salvatore; two daughters, Anna Florentino of Sayreville, and Catherine Viscusi-Witner of Quakertown, Pa.; a son, Salvatore Viscusi Jr. of Hazlet; a sister, Carmen Pardue of Texas; three grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Benedict's Roman Catholic Church, Holmdel. Entombment was at Fair View Cemetery, Middletown. Arrangements were by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

Rose M. Misso Noble

Mrs. Noble, 83, of Holmdel, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Arnold Walter Nursing Home, Holmdel. Born in Passaic, she resided in Middletown for 39 years, prior to relocating to Holmdel three years ago. She was a secretary at Fort Monmouth, Eatontown, for 15 years. Prior to that, she was a teacher's aide for Middletown Township Board of Education for several years. She was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Church, Lincroft section of Middletown. She is survived by a daughter, Michele Noble of Middletown; a son, Ronald Noble of Houston; and two grandchildren. Arrangements were by John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown.

Albert L. Runge

Mr. Runge, 72, of Middletown, died Feb. 12, 2007, at Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Center, New Brunswick. Born in New York City, he resided in Highlands prior to relocating to Middletown 45 years ago. He was a retired landscaper for Garden State Parkway where he was employed several years. He served with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict, attaining the rank of Corporal. He was predeceased by a sister, Ethel Runge. He is survived by his wife, Linda Runge; two daughters and one son-in-law, Lora Runge of Keyport, and Ginger and Dan Hatton of Tinton Falls; a son and daughter-in-law, Glen and Jennifer Runge of the Belford section of Middletown; a sister, Irene Mahoney of Staten Island, N.Y.; a brother, Henry Runge of Toms River; and four grandchildren.

Frederick John Schein

Mr. Schein, 95, of the Cheesequake Village section of Old Bridge, died Feb. 12, 2007, at Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in New York City, he resided in the Cliffwood section of Aberdeen, Matawan, and Keyport prior to relocating to Cheesequake Village 11 years ago. He was a maintenance supervisor at Eastern Airlines for 20 years, retiring in 1976. He also taught metal fabrication at Middlesex County College, Edison, retiring eight years ago. He was a communicant of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Keyport. He was a member of Keyport Lions Club. He was predeceased by his wife, Rose Verdile Schein in 1997. He is survived by a son, Fred Schein of Mill Valley, Calif.; and three sisters, Anna Sufchinsky of Toms River, Elizabeth Safchinsky of St. Petersburg, Fla., and Theresa Reed of Sacramento, Calif. Arrangements were by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

Raymond A. Mahler Sr.

Mr. Mahler, 81, of Hazlet, and Pinellas Park, Fla., died Feb. 18, 2007, at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank. Born in Jersey City, he resided there prior to relocating to Hazlet 50 years ago. He was an electrical supervisor at Exxon Corporation, Linden, for 37 years, retiring in 1983. He served with the U.S. Navy during World War II, and received The European and American Theatre Medals, and the Victory Medal. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2179, Port Monmouth section of Middletown, and Past Commander of the American Legion, Keyport. He was predeceased by two brothers; two sisters; and his first wife, Lorraine Mahler. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Mahler; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Raymond A. and Maria Mahler Jr., Andrew and Carrie Mahler, and Arthur Mahler, all of Hazlet; and Glenn Mahler of Florida; a daughter and son-in-law, Lorraine and David Best of Hazlet; a sister, Eileen Leniart of Carteret; a brother, Donald Mahler of Belle Mead; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Feb. 21 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Day Funeral Home, Keyport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Feb. 22 at 9:45 a.m. at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Union Beach. Interment will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Middletown. Memorial donations may be made to National Parkinson Foundation Inc., Office of Development, 1501 NW Ninth Ave., Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136-1494.

Edith R. DeMaio Nuccio

Mrs. Nuccio, 87, of Cape Coral, Fla., died Feb. 13, 2007, at Gulf Coast Hospital, Fla. Born in New York City, she resided in Matawan prior to relocating to Cape Coral. She was a seamstress for 20 years. She was a communicant of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Keyport. She was a volunteer at St. Clement's Roman Catholic Church, Matawan. She enjoyed time with her family. She was predeceased by her husband, Anthony J. Nuccio. She is survived by four sons and three daughters-in-law, Thomas and Darlene Nuccio, and Joseph Nuccio, all of Cape Coral, Fla., Dennis and Jane Nuccio of Illinois, and Michael and Linda Nuccio of Stout, Ohio; a brother and sister-in-law, Thomas and Claire DeMaio of Middletown; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's church. Entombment will follow at the church's mausoleum. Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

William T. McGrath

Mr. McGrath, 95, of Middletown, died Feb. 12, 2007, at home. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was a firefighter at Fire Department New York for 22 years, with most of his time at Hook and Ladder 120, Brooklyn. Prior to that, he was employed at AT&T, New York City. Following retirement, he was employed at Pinkerton Security for almost 20 years. He was predeceased by his wife, Catherine T. McGrath in 2001; and a sister, Madelyn McGrath. He is survived by two daughters, Patricia McGrath of Middletown, and Dr. Rosemary Crandell of Orlando, Fla.; two sons, William J. McGrath of Marietta, Ga., and Kenneth C. McGrath of Ballston Lake, N.Y.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A funeral liturgy was at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, New Monmouth section of Middletown. Burial was at Mount Olivet Cemetery, Middletown. Arrangements were by John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, Middletown. Memorial donations may be made to St. Mary's Building Fund, 26 Leonardville Road, New Monmouth 07748.

Obdulia M. Molina Galarza

Mrs. Galarza, 80, of Middletown, died Feb. 16, 2007, at home. Born in Bajadero, Puerto Rico, she resided in Belleville 22 yeas, prior to relocating to Middletown in 1990. She was a stone setter at Krementz Jewelers, Newark, for 25 years, retiring in 1984. She was a communicant of Jesus the Lord Church, Keyport, and St. Catherine's Roman Catholic Church, Middletown. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Guillermo Galarza Sr.; a daughter, Vionet "Cooky" Galarza-McCombs of Middletown; a son, Guillermo "Willy" Galarza of Union Beach; three sisters, Carmella Mercado of Orlando, Fla., Felicia Ortiz of Perth Amboy, and Louisa Figueroa of Orlando; two brothers, Santos Molina of Puerto Rico, and Luis Molina of St. Cloud, Fla.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Catherine's Church. Interment will be in Puerto Rico at a later date. Arrangements were by Day Funeral Home, Keyport.

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