2004-12-16 / Obituaries
Suzanne Coyne Van Pelt
Mrs. Van Pelt, 56, of Old Bridge, died Dec. 8 at Summerhill Nursing Home, Old Bridge. Born in Nyack, N.Y., she resided in Old Bridge for 50 years. She was an administrative assistant at Coty Marine, Perth Amboy. She was predeceased by her parents, Elizabeth and William Coyne; and a brother, Robert Coyne. She is survived by her husband, William Van Pelt; a son, Keith Van Pelt, of Philadelphia; a brother, Patrick Coyne, of South River; and three sisters, Cathy Tannura, of East Brunswick, Penny Vellucci, of North Brunswick, and Leza Marchetti, of Franklin. A funeral service will be Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. at Rezem Funeral Home, East Brunswick.
Mr. Eng, 63, of East Brunswick, died Dec. 6 at home. Surviving are his wife, Sopaporn Lee-Eng; four sons, Brent Eng of Wayland, Mass., Randall Eng and Arthur Eng Jr., both of East Brunswick, and Russell Eng of Medfield, Mass.; three daughters, Melissa Eng, Christina Eng and Jennifer Eng, all of East Brunswick; a brother, Edward Eng of Long Island, N.Y.; and seven grandchildren. Services were held at Rezem Funeral Home, East Brunswick.
Mary Sitarski Kasprowicz
Mrs. Kasprowicz, 95, of Monroe, formerly of Milltown, died Dec. 6 in Pinebrook Care Center, Manalapan. Her husband, John, died in 1971. Surviving are a son, John Robert Kasprowicz of South River; two daughters, Elaine Kuberski of Dover, Del., and Leona Schurley of Spotswood; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; and one great-great-grandson. A Mass was offered at St. Mary of Ostrabrama Church, South River. Interment was in St. Mary’s Cemetery, East Brunswick.
Jack T. Rubin
Mr. Rubin, 68, of East Brunswick, formerly of Monroe, died Dec. 9 at home. His first wife, Sheila Rubin, died in 1973, and his second wife, Karen Rubin, died in 1989. Surviving are two sons, Jay Rubin of Marlboro and Mitchell Rubin of Frederick, Md.; four grandchildren, Sean, Eric, Sarah and Emma; and his friend, Vivian Young. Services were held at Mount Sinai Memorial Chapels, East Brunswick. Interment was in New Montefiore Cemetery, Farmingdale, N.Y.
John C. Orlick
Mr. Orlick, 68, of Freehold Township, formerly of Milltown, died Dec. 5 at home. Prior to his retirement in 1994 as principal of Appleby School, Spotswood, he was employed for 35 years in the teaching profession with the Spotswood Board of Education. Surviving are two daughters, Susan Orlick of Highland, N.Y., and Cindy Orlick-Poole of Freehold Township; a sister, Ethel Fry of Milltown; two grandsons; and a friend, Susan Apfelbaum of East Brunswick. Services were held at Selover Funeral Home, North Brunswick. Entombment was in Franklin Memorial Park Mausoleum, North Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to the Scarlet R, Rutgers University Foundation, Winants Hall, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, or to the Bloomfield Athletic Scholarship Fund, c/o Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, NJ 07003.
Eleanor Sandy Pozsonyi
Mrs. Pozsonyi, 95, of Milltown, formerly of New Brunswick, died Dec. 2 at her daughter’s home in Milltown. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph A. Pozsonyi. Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Eleanor and Zoltan Racz; two grandsons; and two great-grandsons. A service was held at Magyar Reformed Church, New Brunswick. Interment was in Van Liew Cemetery, North Brunswick.
Mr. Marvuglio, 88, of South River, died Nov. 30 in Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. He was a past chairman of the South River Zoning Board of Adjustment. His first wife, Mary Zolnerowich Marvuglio, died in 1980. Surviving are his wife, Gayle Everton Marvuglio; four children, Rosemary Eckert of East Brunswick, Paul Marvuglio of Hillsborough, Cheryl Rzuczek of West Trenton and Basil Riccitelli of Pittsburgh; a brother, Edward Marvuglio of Middlesex; two sisters, Anne Beaney and Lena Katilas, both of Bound Brook; a sister-in-law, Genevieve Marvuglio of Trenton; and six grandchildren. Services were held at St. Mary of Ostrabrama Church, South River. Cremation was private. Memorial contributions may be made to the local chapter of the American Heart Association.
Mildred E. Frey Clawges
Mrs. Clawges, 75, of Sayreville, formerly of South River and East Brunswick, died Dec. 5 in Briarwood Care Center, Sayreville. Her husband, Thomas L. Clawges, died in 1992. Surviving are five children, Thomas of Jacksonville, Fla., Mary Mikolajski of East Brunswick, Sharon Chrzan of Sayreville, Paul of Monroe and Timothy of the Somerset section of Franklin; a brother, Richard Frey of Manheim, Pa.; two sisters, Ruth Mundis of York, Pa., and Barbara Muelle of Bonita Springs, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services were held at Maliszewski Memorial Home, Sayreville. Interment was in Chestnut Hill Cemetery, East Brunswick.
Viola J. Hojnowski Honoski
Mrs. Honoski, 84, of Sayreville, died Dec. 6 in Cranbury Care Center, Monroe. She was predeceased by a son, John Wilczynski. Surviving are a daughter, Joan Bartkowicz of Sayreville; a son, Robert Wilczynski of East Brunswick; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. A Mass was offered at St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Sayreville. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Sandra Schetrumpf Mariano
Mrs. Mariano, 57, of South River, died Dec. 2 at home. Surviving are her husband, Joseph Mariano; two sons, John Mariano of Netcong and Kenneth Mariano of Stroudsburg, Pa.; two daughters, Sandra Mariano of the Browns Mills section of Pemberton and Cynthia Lucas of Southampton; two sisters, Norma Davison of Howell and Barbara Schmidt of Spotswood; and three grandchildren. Services were held at Rezem Funeral Home, East Brunswick. Interment was private.
Janet B. Quinn
Mrs. Quinn, 63, of Manalapan, died Dec. 8 at home. Prior to her retirement a few months ago, she was employed at the Monmouth County Library Headquarters, Manalapan, for 25 years. Surviving are her husband, Thomas F. Quinn; two sons, Michael Quinn of White Plains, N.Y., and Stephen Quinn of Manalapan; two daughters, Ann Goodlow of Monroe and Cassie Kelly of Jackson; a brother, Alan Garfinkel, of Nanuet, N.Y.; and eight grandchildren. A funeral service was held at Higgins Memorial Home, Freehold. Graveside services were held at Old Tennent Cemetery, Tennent section of Manalapan. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association of New Jersey, 1600 Route 22, Union, NJ 07083.
Mrs. Greenberg, 58, of Monroe, formerly of Marlboro, died Nov. 27. Surviving are her husband, Murray; a daughter, Meredith; two sons, Evan and Steven; a brother-in-law, Herbert; and five grandchildren. Robert Schoem’s Menorah Chapel, Paramus, was in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the University Medical Center at Princeton, (609) 497-4000.
Edna Mae Schultz Dunn
Mrs. Dunn, 99, of Sayreville, formerly of East Brunswick, died Nov. 30 in Reformed Church Home, Old Bridge. Her husband, Hugh F. Dunn Sr., died in 1988; a grandson, Vincent Dunn Jr., died in 1979; another grandson, Sean Dunn, died in 1991; and a great-grandson, Matthew P. Dunn, died in 1988. Surviving are six sons, Patrick F. of Belleville, Vincent L. of Bradenton Beach, Fla., Hugh F. Jr., Henry C. and Robert D., all of Sayreville, and John B. of Hobe Sound, Fla.; two daughters, Florence J. Callahan of East Brunswick and Dorothy E. Racz of Manahawkin; 23 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. A Mass was offered at Our Lady of Victories Church, Sayreville. Interment was in Holy Cross Burial Park, South Brunswick. Memorial contributions may be made to Reformed Church Home, 1990 Route 18, Old Bridge, NJ 08857, Attn.: Fred Paillex.