Violet J. Passmore

Violet J. Passmore (nee Galek), 85, died peacefully Friday evening, Sept. 30, 2011 at her home in Montville. Born in Detroit, Mich., Ms. Passmore had been a longtime resident of Montville Township. She had worked as a lab technician with the Norda Co. in Whippany for many years, retireing 25 years ago. Ms. Passmore was […]

Joan (Mondeau) Bilney

Joan Bilney (Mondeau), 71, of Sparta, passed away on Wednesday September 28, 2011 at Dover Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Joan was born in Phillipsburg, New Jersey and had lived in Sparta, New Jersey since 1971. Joan is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Harold Bilney, two sons, Christopher Bilney of St. […]

William J. “Bill” Stone

William “Bill” J. Stone, age 60, passed away on Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at his home. He was born in Montclair and grew-up in Orange before moving to Lake Hiawatha where he lived for most of his life. William was a Front End Manager for Shop Rite in Parsippany for 10 years. Prior to that, […]

Robert M. Warren

Robert M. Warren, age 52, of Budd Lake, NJ, passed away Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown. He was born on December 5, 1958 in Brooklyn, NY and was the son of the late Theodore and the late Marie (Meade) Warren. Bob has been living in Budd Lake for the past 3 […]

Theresa Curry

Theresa Curry (nee Mahoney). on 9/27/2011. Beloved mother of Brian and Adam Curry. Daughter of Robert C. Mahoney and the late Mary (nee Gannon). Loving sister to Mary, Bobby, Ann and Grace. Wonderful aunt and friend to all. Reposing at GANNON FUNERAL HOME 152 E. 28th St. NYC. Friends may call Friday 2-4 & 7-9pm. […]

Tom Capano

Thomas J. Capano, a once-prominent attorney convicted of the 1996 murder of Anne Marie Fahey, was found dead Monday in his cell at Vaughn Correctional Center near Smyrna. He was 61. Capano had been serving a life sentence for his 1999 conviction in the death of the former gubernatorial secretary, who was also his mistress. […]

Joseph S. DiFiore

Joseph S. DiFiore “Joey D” 08/27/80 – 9/26/10 Time will never heal the pain of your untimely passing. You are deeply missed and loved by all of us and will forever live in our hearts. Rest in peace beloved son Mom, Dad, Michael, Lori, Family & Friends Widgets

Zygmunt W. “Ziggy” Kobylinski

Zygmunt W. “Ziggy” Kobylinski died Monday, September 26, 2011 at his home following a long illness. He was 72. Born in Gdynia, Poland, he came to this country in 1965, settling in Passaic. He had lived in Boonton Township for the past 41 years. Mr. Kobylinski was a production engineer with BioChem Corp., Boonton for […]

William Iurato

William Iurato, who followed his brother as Hackensack police chief, died Sunday. The lifelong Kansas Street resident “a hometown guy,” in his wife’s words  was 84. A son of Sicilian immigrants, Mr. Iurato joined the police force in 1952, after his Army service. On Feb. 5, 1966, he jumped and disarmed a man intent on […]

Wangari Maathai

Wangari Maathai, the first African woman recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, died after a long struggle with cancer, the environmental organization she founded said Monday. She was 71. One of Kenya’s most recognizable women, Maathai won the Nobel in 2004 for combining environmentalism and social activism. She was the founder of the Green Belt […]