Formerly of Somerville
Patricia "Pat" A. Ryan died May 25 in E. Windsor. Miss Ryan was born in Bound Brook and resided in Somerville and Pluckemin before moving to Monroe Township (Rossmoor) in 2009. She began her career as a Licensed Real Estate Broker with Max Spann Real Estate in Bedminster, where she served as President and eventually opened her own business, Patricia Ryan & Associates in Pluckemin. After a brief retirement, Pat went back to work with Turpin Realtors in Far Hills. She was a former President of Somerset County Board of Realtors on three separate occasions and was voted a New Jersey Realtor of the Year as well as Somerset County Chamber of Commerce's "Woman of the Year".
As a member of the Immaculate Conception Church in Somerville, she devoted much time and energy towards Immaculata High School campaigns, Catholic Charities and more recently The Center for Great Expectations as a founding board member. Miss Ryan was one of the Founders of the Somerset County 200 Club.
Her siblings Thomas, William, Frank Ryan and Sister Mary Incarnata predeceased her. Surviving are her sisters Rita Aitken and Kathleen Ryan, sister-in-law Margaret Ryan and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10am on Friday, May 29
, at the Immaculate Conception Church, Somerville. Interment to follow at church cemetery.
Visiting hours from 2-4pm
and 7-9pm on Thursday, May 28
, at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Immaculata High School, 240 Mountain Ave., Somerville, NJ 08876
or The Center for Great Expectations. 19 Dellwood Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873
Frances DeJesso, 91 of Cumming, GA., passed away on May 20, 2015. Born in East Orange to Frank and Matilda (Musano) Collalto. She lived in Roselle Park with her husband Joseph DeJesso, raising four children Peter, Theresa Beran, Joseph, and Donna Palmer. They retired in Cresco, PA, and she moved to Bridgewater, NJ after the passing of her husband of forty-eight years.
She had a lifelong career in data processing, working for Western Electric and later at Joule. She was well known as a bell toned soprano at her local church choirs, as well as,teaching CCD in her spare time. Frances helped raise the future generations of her family, until her early eighties. In her retirement she enjoyed knitting and crocheting and lead senior citizens and church groups. She also was a member of the Somerville Columbettes. She moved to Cumming, GA., to join her son Peter and daughter Donna in 2004.
Mrs. DeJesso was predeceased by her siblings, P.M. Collalto, Frank Collalto, Carmelina Bellina, and Antoinette Collalto. She survived by her children, sisters Lucille Olcheski and her husband, Raymond, Josephine Collalto, and Connie Besmer; eight grandchildren, Ross, Joseph, Michael, Amanda, Anthony, Peter, Paul, and Alexander, and four great grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 9:30am on Wednesday, May 27, at the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Somerville, NJ followed by graveside services at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover, NJ.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 26, from 6pm to 9pm at the Cusick Funeral Home in Somerville.
Michael John Beadle died tragically after succumbing to his struggle with Clinical Depression. He was born on July 29, 1962. He was raised in Somerville, New Jersey before moving to Annadale with his then wife, Alice to start their family. For the past 25 years, he has lived and worked in Hunterdon County. Michael had his own flooring business and was truly a talented and skilled craftsman.
He was extremely active and had a passion for volleyball, golf, fishing and biking. He loved music and often entertained others by singing some of his favorites. He was known by all as a social, humorous, and fun loving guy, who had many friends. He was a huge NY Giants and Yankees fan. First and foremost, he loved his three children above all else. His kind heart and infectious smile will be greatly missed.
Michael is predeceased by his brother Ricky Beadle, father, Richard Beadle, and mother Dorothy Gates Beadle. Michael is survived by his sons Danny Beadle and Ryan Beadle and his daughter, Samantha Beadle, his sister Susan Beadle-Lynch and husband Brian, and his nieces, Erin and Megan Lynch. He is also survived by many loving cousins who have remained close over the years.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, May 22 at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville, for family and friends to remember and honor the life of Michael Beadle. Visiting will begin at 10:30 am with the service to begin at 11:30 am.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Alliance of Hope.org or Ryan Beadle's college fund.
Rosemary E. Sapp died May 15 at home. She was born in the Isle of Jersey and has been a resident of Bridgewater for 45 years. Her hobbies included gardening, nature, bird watching and country music but most of all, she was a big Elvis Presley fan. Surviving are her husband, William Sapp Sr.; her sons William Jr., David, Mark and Eric and her daughter Lisa Sapp and 2 grandchildren, Ryan and Miles.
Visiting hours will begin at 3pm on Sunday, May 17
, at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville and conclude with a "Celebration of Rosemary's Life" at 5pm
at the funeral home.
SomervilleMichael Meizanis, 49, of Somerville passed away Monday, May 11, 2015 at Robert Wood Johnson Somerset. He was born and raised in Somerville before moving to Flemington with his then wife Mindy to start a family. He also worked at Petrocks in Hillsborough for close to 20 years. His love for skiing was slightly overshadowed by his love of the Jets. What he loved most was having fun with his family and friends all of whom will miss him dearly.
Mike is survived by his son, Christopher who he loved with his whole heart and his parents: Jim & Terry Meizanis, his brother Steven with wife Tonya, and his sister Theresa with husband Pete. Also surviving are his Goddaughter Lyrisa, and nephews Ryan, Kevin and PJ.
Visitation hours will be on Thursday, May 14th from 2-4pm
at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Immaculate Conception Church, Somerville at 9:30am on Friday
, May 15th. Interment to follow at St. Bernard Cemetery, Bridgewater.
Gabriel Calvetti died April 21 at RWJ in Somerville. Mr. Calvetti was born in Verona, Italy, and emigrated to the United States in 1964. After residing in New York City and Springfield & Whitehouse Station NJ, he moved to Branchburg in 2003. He attended New York University to learn English, and subsequently received a technical degree from RCA Institute. He retired in 1991 from NYNEX (now Verizon) after 25 years. After his retirement, Mr. Calvetti worked as both a bus driver for the Hunterdon Central School System and a ranger at Beaver Brook Golf Club in Clinton.
Surviving are his wife, Rosa E. Calvetti, his 2 sons Paul and Gabriel Jr., and his 7 grandchildren: Samantha, Daniel, Jessica, Anna, Paul, Kieran and Colin.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Gabe's memoryto: Adult Day Center of Somerset County, 872 E. Main Street, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.
A Memorial Service was held Sunday, May 3.
William "Bill" J. Stenger died April 28 at RWJ at Somerset in Somerville. Bill was the son of the late William and Helen (Kupcha) Stenger. He was a life long resident of Manville and after graduation from Manville High School, Bill served in the United States Army. He was employed for over 30 years at American Cyanamid, Bound Brook and later was an Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Specialist for Sears in Watchung.
Mr. Stenger's passions included fishing, motorcycles and collecting and working on antique cars. He was a member of the American Legion Post 12 of Somerville and the Eagles Aerie # 2137 of Bridgewater. His son, Jeffrey Joseph Stenger, predeceased him in 1993.
Surviving are his wife Pamela (Case) Stenger, his daughter Michelle Stenger and his beloved granddaughter Jessica Lynn Johnson, a sister Maryann Wills and many nieces, nephews, brothers-in-laws and sisters-in-laws and friends.
Visitation from 7pm-9pm on Friday, May 1
, at the Cusick Funeral Home, Somerville. Funeral Service 10am on Saturday, May 2
, at the funeral home followed by an interment at St. Bernard Cemetery, Bridgewater.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Bill's memory to the American Cancer Society.
Carl Salvato, Sr. died peacefully on April 12, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospice Home in Bethlehem, Pa at the age of 85. He was born on November, 30, 1929 during the Great Depression in New York City to the late Mariannina and Gioacchino Salvato.
His wife, Helen Salvato, died in 2003. He is survived by his son Carl Jr. of Philadelphia, and his son, CJ,; a daughter Donna, her husband Christopher Yannuzzi and their three children Allyssa, Adam and Evan from Forks, PA. Carl is also survived by his twin brother Emanuel, wife and children and his younger brother Jack Daniel, wife and children.
After graduating from Textile High School, Mr. Salvato and his twin brother Manny enlisted in the US Army where they were stationed at Fort Lewis, Washington, as part of the 2nd Infantry Division. where the brothers took charge of the units motorized vehicles, because of their background in the automotive and truck business. In 1956, the Salvato family relocated to New Jersey where they established the Colonial Motors In Branchburg. Carl was a member of St. Ann’s Church in Raritian.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10am on Thursday, April 16, at St. Ann's Church, Anderson St., Raritan, NJ. Interment to follow at St. Bernard Cemetery, Bridgewater, NJ. Visiting hours from 2-4pm and 7-9pm on Wednesday, April 15, at the Cusick Funeral Home, 80 Mountain Ave., Somerville, NJ.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Carl's memory to St. Luke's Hospice House, 2455 Black River Rd., Bethlehem, PA 18015
Joan Marie Fazekas, age 79, passed away on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at Robert Wood Johnson at Somerset in Somerville.
She was born, Joan Marie Granzetto in Raritan, NJ and attended St. Ann’s Grammar School and graduated from Somerville High School.
She met and married the love of her life, Joseph Fazekas in 1961. He built the family home in Somerville where they lived and raised their family. She stayed at home and raised her children, and later in life worked at Somerset Medical Center in the Admitting Office.
She is survived by her husband Joseph, her brother Terry and sister Cheryl; her children: daughter Jenifer Krunkosky her husband Tom, son Stephen his wife Mary Beth and son Anthony his wife Marketa; 7 Grandchildren: Madelyn, T.J., Rachel, Anna, Natalie, Daniella and Matthew.
Visitation will be held at the Cusick Funeral Home in Somerville on Sunday, April 12 from 2pm – 5pm.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 9:30am on Monday, April 13, 2015 at the Immaculate Conception Church in Somerville. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Joan's memory to the American Cancer Society.
SomervillePasqualina “Pat” Czarcinski (nee Barone) of Somerville died Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 at her home. She loved our Lord, her family, her friends and her parish. Born in Raritan, NJ, she lived in Somerville for over 60 years. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Edward P. Czarcinski, in 1979, and her sisters Carmela Garibaldi (“Millie”) and Josephine Catanese(“Josie”) and her brother Matthew Barone (“Mattie.”) She is survived by her son, Father Edward A. Czarcinski of Milltown, and her daughter and caregiver, Mary Ann Czarcinski of Somerville, as well as her sister-in-law Wanda Czarcinski of Bound Brook, along with many nieces, nephews, godchildren and friends.
Friends may visit at Cusick Funeral Home, 80 Mountain Avenue, Somerville, on Wednesday, April 8 from 2:00-4:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Church of the Immaculate Conception on Mountain Avenue in Somerville at 9:30 am on Thursday, April 9. Burial to follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Piscataway.
A Memorial Mass will be held in approximately one month at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Milltown.