Lorraine Karagan (Simko)

Lorraine Karagan (Simko) passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

Visiting hours will be on Sunday, January 14, 2018 @ Orender’s, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan, NJ. Phone 732-528-5500.

Mass will be on Monday, January 15, 2018 at St Denis Church, 90 Union Avenue, Manasquan, NJ 08736, phone 732-223-0287

Larry DeGrande, 66, December 29, 2017

Larry DeGrande passed away on Friday December 29th at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

Larry is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Sandy DeGrande, a beloved brother and sister, Dr. Gary DeGrande and his wife Elaine; and JoAnn DeGrande.

Larry is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Tuesday January 2, 2018 from 2 – 6 PM @ Orender Family Home for Funerals, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan, NJ 08736. A funeral will be held 10:30 AM on Wednesday January 3, 2018 at St. Anne Cemetery, Wall.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Wounder Warriors Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517.

Fay DeFiglia, 101 years old, passed away on October 9, 2017

Fay DeFiglia died on Monday, October 9, 2017. She was 101 years old.

Services were held on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Shook’s Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grover, NJ.

Funeral Mass was at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Cedar Grove with interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa.

Mrs. DeFiglia was born in Brooklyn NY and lived in Cedar Grove before moving to Manasquan. She and her husband owned Dee’s Confectionary, a restaurant in Weehawken.

Mrs. DeFiglia was predeceased by her husband Anthony, and her son Anthony.

She is survived by her children Toni Mastropolo, Jopseph DeFiglia, and Linda Nigro, along with 7 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren.

Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater NJ Chapter, 3 Eves Drive, Ste. 310, Marlton, NJ 08053

Dr. Borys Z. Krynyckyi – September 7, 2017

Dr. Borys Z. Krynyckyi, 91 years old, passed away on September 7, 2017 at his home.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Surviving are his wife Lydia, his son Dr. Borys Krynyckyi, daughter Ksenia Stumpf, and 5 grandchildren.

Visiting will be on Friday 9/8/2017 between 5-8 PMat Silverton Memorial Funeral Home, 2482 Church Rd., Toms River.

Funeral services will be on Saturday @ 10:15 at St. Stephen Ukrainian Catholic Church.

Interment will follow at St. Andrews Ukrainian Cemetery, Bound Brook, NJ

William C. “Chiefy” Coleman – August 30, 2017

William “Chiefy” Coleman of 2567 Heathrow, passed away on August 30, 2017.

Bill is survived b his wife of 36 years Dorothy, his son John, and four daughters Holly, Susan, Nancy, and Joanne. He also leaves behind 8 grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation on Monday, September 4, 2017 from noon to 4 PM at Orender Family Home for Funerals, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan, NJ 08736.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 9:30 AM on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at St. Denis Church, Manasquan, NJ.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to McGuire Memorial at www.McGuirememorial.org.

John Palitto – partner of Karen Meister

John Palitto, partner of Karen Meister died on Monday July 31, 2017.

John is also survived by 2 sons and 3 grandchildren.

Memorial visitation will be on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 1-5 PM at O’Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Highway 35 @ New Bedford Road, Wall NJ. 07719.

Committal will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

Rita Rose Morgan – August 1, 2017

Rite Rose Morgan, 90, passed away on August 1, 2017. Rita was predeceased by her husband Chester, and her daughter Annette.

Rita is survived by her daughters Cynthia Brodbeck, Janice MacPherson, and Kathy Morea, 2 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, August 2, 2017 at 11 AM in the Church of St. Uriel the Archangel, Sea Girt.

in lieu of flowers, donations requested in her name to Alzheimer’s Assoc., 3 Eves Drive, suite 310, Marlton, NJ 08053

Joan Jacobsen

Joan Jacobsen passed away on July 16, 2017.

Joan is survived by her four children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren.

Joan was predeceased by her husband Arthur.

Friends and family are invited to attend a memorial Mass on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10:30 AM, Church of St. Martha, 3600 Herbertsville Road, Pt. Pleasant, NJ

Interment will take place at Fairview Cemetery on Staten Island in early September.

Donations may be made to LBDA, Lewy Body Dementia Association.

Connie White’s companion – Edward Dyjeczynski

Connie White’s companion, Edward “Ocean Eddie” Dyjeczynski, died on Tuesday July 11, 2017.

Mr. Dyjeczynski served his country in the US Army from 1958-1962. He was a member of the Manasquan VFW Post # 1838 and the Am Vets of Jersey City.

He is survived by his long-time companion Connie White, a sister Lorraine Valitutto, a nephew and a godson.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday July 15, 2017 at 10:30 AM at St. Martha’s RC Church in Pt. Pleasant. Burial will be private at the NJ Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown. Donations may be made in his name to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.