James E. Mendel

James E. Mendel, 75, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at Morristown Medical Center. James was born in Newark. He was a lifelong resident of Bloomfield. He graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1964 and went on to serve with the US Marine Corp. He was a retired machinist who also worked at […]

Daniel Goldberg

Daniel Goldberg, a widely respected professional and community leader, died peacefully on January 11, 2021 at his home in West Orange. He was 93 years old. Danny was the founder and retired managing partner of Wiss & Company, a state-wide public accounting firm. While he excelled in his professional career, to many that was eclipsed […]

Carlos Manuel Batista

Carlos Manuel Batista, 58, lived an irrepressible life until his passing on Saturday, April 3, 2021. Carlos was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and moved to the United States in 1963, with his mother, Lidia. Growing up in Newark, Carlos attended Saint Rose of Lima and graduated from Essex Catholic High School. He spent […]

John R. Behre

John R. Behre, 86, blessed by large family, lifelong friendships John Behre made a life of acquiring friends then embracing each of them like family. John, 86, died peacefully on Wednesday, April 7, surrounded by family in his Three Bridges, N.J. home. He leaves behind a large family that includes five children, 13 grandchildren, seven […]

Cynthia Anne (Campbell) Debold

Cynthia Anne (Campbell) Debold, 69, passed away peacefully on Wednesday April 7th. Born in Atlanta, Georgia to Frank Campbell and Jean Roberts, Cindi lived in Bloomfield, NJ for most of her life. A graduate of Bloomfield High School, she worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Mountainside Hospital before settling in as a partner […]

Gerard Alfonso Imperiale

Gerard Alfonso Imperiale (Jerry), 55, passed away on March 31, 2021 at home in Newark, NJ. Born in Newark NJ, on April 14, 1965, Gerard lived in Bloomfield for some years before moving back to the Ironbound section of Newark. Gerard loved spending time with his family and often commanded the dance floor at any […]

Jose Manuel Villanueva

Jose Manuel Villanueva of Belleville, New Jersey passed away on Monday, March 29, 2021 at the age of 82. After several months of declining health, Jose died peacefully at home with his family by his side, who will continue to honor his legacy of living their lives to the fullest. Jose was born in Aguadilla, […]

Barbara Catherine (Dickel) Claycomb

Barbara Catherine (Dickel) Claycomb passed away in Haymarket, Virginia, VA on March 29, 2021. She was the loving wife of Robert E. “Bob” Claycomb and they celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary, on June 12, 2020. She was born September 14, 1926 in New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, a daughter of John W. and Laverna Linn (Askins) Dickel. […]

Norma E. Giunta

Norma E. Giunta, 85 of Bloomfield, entered into eternal life on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at her home. Born in Glen Ridge, she lived most of her life in Bloomfield, except for a brief hiatus to Las Vegas for 20 years. She lived in the Bloomfield for the past 20 years. She was the owner […]

Lisa Kurnava

Lisa Kurnava, 59 of Bloomfield, entered into eternal rest on March 25, 2021 at St. Barnabas Hospital, Livingston. Born in Newark to the late George Deo & Lena Reed, she lived in Bloomfield since 2007. She was a homemaker, devoted to taking care of her children. She enjoyed cooking, listening to freestyle music, going to […]