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 […]

Sophie C. Iantosca

Sophie C. Iantosca (97) of Holiday Florida, formerly of South Orange, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. Miss Iantosca was born and raised in South Orange and resided there for 64 years before retiring to Holiday FL where she lived for the remaining 33 years of her life. She worked for Western Electric […]

Charles J. “Chuck” Garrett

Charles J. “Chuck” Garrett, 64, born in Montclair, NJ. Chuck was raised in Bloomfield. He attended Fairview elementary school and South Junior High School. Chuck then moved to Sussex where he graduated High Point Regional High school. He went on to graduate from NJIT with an engineering degree. After moving to Lynn, MD he worked […]

J Gunther Cohn

March 6, 1911—March 24, 2008 Dear Dad, We now face the most significant challenge to the earth in our fight against climate change. Your leadership in the development of the first oxidation catalytic converter over half a century ago still remains a crowning achievement in the environmental movement. Your work provides the technology base allowing […]

William F. Tafaro

William F. Tafaro, 84, passed away on Saturday, March 13th at his home in Bloomfield, NJ. He is survived by his loving wife Antoinette Tafaro of 61 years. Father to William P. Tafaro and Rocco Tafaro Sr. and his wife Aprile. Brother in law to Rocco Corvelli and his wife Aleta Corvelli. Grandfather to Rocco […]

Kathleen Engler

Kathleen Engler (nee Connell), passed away on Monday March 15, 2021 at Parsippany Troy Hills, N.J. Relatives and friends were invited to attend the funeral mass at Sacred Heart Church in Bloomfield on Thursday. Interment will be private. Arrangements by O’Boyle Funeral Home, Bloomfield. Express condolences at www.oboylefuneralhome.com Kathleen Engler was born on October 6, […]

Roswell Strong Coles, Jr

Roswell Strong Coles, Jr. passed away peacefully on March 11, 2021 in Portland, Oregon. Roswell “Rod” was born on October 7, 1933 in Staten Island, New York. He was the only son of Roswell S. and Pearl L. Coles. He grew up in Staten Island and graduated from Staten Island Academy in 1951, where he […]

Hedy Brienza

Hedy Brienza, 94 of Bloomfield, entered into eternal rest on March 7, 2021. Born in Munich, Germany, she came to the US after falling in love with her dearest husband and caringly raised 4 children. She was a beloved homemaker who treasured her time with her family and relished the opportunity to travel. Hedy enjoyed […]