May 16, 2016

Malcolm David Earle

Roxbury Township, Mr. Malcolm David Earle, 91, died on May 16, 2016 at St Clare’s Hospital in Dover. He was born at home in Succasunna where he lived his entire life. He was a 1942 graduate of Roxbury High School and then served in the U S Navy during WW II and flew as part of the “Hell Divers”. He worked for Joyce Honda as a salesman and previously worked for Bisson Motors and A D P, and enjoyed flying in his private time.

He is survived by his 3 sons; Glenn Richard Earle of Succasunna, Kevin David (and Ellen C) Earle of Randolph, and Malcolm Scott (and Jennifer) Earle of Naples, FL. He also leaves his 5 grandchildren; Caroline, Kelly, Kasey, Leanna, and Dylan, and many loving nieces and nephews.

The Funeral Service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com), followed by the interment at the Succasunna Presbyterian Cemetery. Friends may visit at the Funeral Home from 9 – 11 am prior to the service.

 

May 13, 2016

Evelyn G Ippolito

Mansfield Township, Mrs. Evelyn Genevieve Ippolito, 58, died on May 13, 2016 at the Hackettstown Medical Center. She was born in Dover and grew up in Kenvil. She then lived in Budd Lake before moving to Mansfield Township 13 years ago. She was a homemaker and loved being with her family and spending time with her grandchildren and being at the Casino’s.

She is survived by her husband Joseph A Ippolito of 27 years, 2 daughters; Joanne Cely of Hackettstown and Amy (and James) Ippolito of Port Murray. She also leaves her 8 grandchildren; Sabrina, Jesse, Justin, Jacob, Jaxon, Kerry, Halana, and Shealyn, niece Julie, and nephew Stevie.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Tuesday from 7 – 9 pm. Donations may be made in her name through her family, c/o 96 main street, Succasunna, NJ 07876.

 

May 06, 2016

Lenora M Scheneck

Roxbury Township, Mrs. Lenora M Scheneck, 86, died on May 6, 2016 at her home. She was born in Teaneck and moved to Succasunna in 1957. She was a homemaker, and member of St. Therese R C Church in Succasunna. She was much loved by the friends of her children, many of whom thought of her as a mother. She enjoyed life and lived her life to the fullest. She believed there was nothing more important than family, and was devoted to her children and 2 grandsons. She was an avid Yankee fan, attending many games; she was always there for her family, she never missed any game in which her sons or grandsons played, or her son coached. She loved animals, and leaves behind her beloved Sphynx cat Ling, and regularly donated to animal groups, veterans groups, and religious charities. She was a true Jersey girl, loved her childhood in Jersey City, loved Roxbury where she lived since 1957, and would never live anywhere other than her beloved New Jersey.

She was predeceased by her husband Harold M Scheneck in 1986, and is survived by her 4 children; Joseph (and Dawn) Scheneck of Green Township, Matthew Scheneck (and Rebecca Pietras) of Montague, Carol Ann Scheneck of Ledgewood, and Suzanne (and Bill) Vogler of Ledgewood. She also leaves her 2 grandsons; Joseph and Matthew Vogler of Ledgewood, and brother Richard (and Jayne) Spidaliere of Melbourne, FL.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Wednesday from 3 – 5 & 7 – 9 pm. The Funeral Liturgy will be held on Thursday, 10 am, at St. Therese R C Church, with the interment to follow at the Succasunna Presbyterian Cemetery.

May 04, 2016

Dorothy l Powell

Dorothy L Powell, age 67, passed away peacefully at Morris View Healthcare Center in Morris Plains, NJ from complications of diabetes. Born to Dorothy and Frank Powell in Montclair, she lived in Essex County until moving to Morris View in 2015.   A graduate of Livingston HS and Katherine Gibbs School of Business she was employed in the credit department of a bank for 23 years then became a Sales Associate at JC Penney in Wayne. She retired on disability from complications of diabetes in 2004.

Dorothy was a loving and devoted aunt to Daniel and his wife Mary, Bryan and Christine and a great-aunt to Aidan, Jackie and Conor. She was pre-deceased by her nephew and godson, Frank Junior, her brother, Frank and her parents. She leaves to cherish her memory one sister, Beverly Ann, and her sister-in-law, Mary Ann Powell.

Dor was well-known for her caring and considerate interactions with family and friends and her meek and gentle, sweet manner. She had a strong work ethic acquired from her parents. Dor loved the Jer-sey Shore and visited Long Beach Island for 50+ years. On trips to her sister’s, she volunteered at SOME, a soup kitchen in DC where she served the poor.

Dorothy’s family expresses their deep appreciation to the staff at Morris View for their compassionate care and attention to her physical and emotional needs, especially at the end of her life.

Donations can be made in her memory to SOME or to the pet rescue group of your choice.

The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, at 11 am at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com), friends may visit from 10 – 12 noon.

May 04, 2016

Raymond D Hendrickson

Mt. Olive Township, Mr. Raymond Donald Hendrickson, 84, died on May 4, 2016 at the Morristown Medical Center. He was born in Jersey City and lived in Flanders for the past 45 years. He served in the U S Army during the Korean War and was a retired Executive and Driver of Hendrickson Trucking in Flanders. He attended St. Elizabeth Ann Seton R C Church in Flanders.

He was predeceased by his son Matthew, and is survived by his wife Shirley (Goodman) Hendrickson of 61 years. He also leaves his 4 children; Patty (and Bob) Brower of CA, Julia Underhill of Roxbury Township, Barbara (and Jerry) LaStella of Toms River, and Raeann (and Tony) Jackapino of Flanders, daughter-in-law Debbie Hendrickson of Union, 14 grandchildren, and a great grandson.

The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016, at 3 pm at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com), friends may visit on Friday from 2 – 4 pm. Donations may be made in his name to the Salvation Army, 76 North Bergen Street, Dover, NJ 07801, att: Captain Louis Rivera.

May 03, 2016

James F Nocera, Sr

Roxbury Township, Mr. James Francis Nocera, Sr, 100, died on May 3, 2016 at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover. He was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived in Succasunna for 53 years. He served in the U S ARMY during WW II under General George Patton as a Sgt. of the Guards, 8th division and became a blacksmith for the N Y Transit Authority. He later retired from the Morris County Sheriff’s Department as a Judge’s Attendant for the late Judge George Helfrich. He was also a member of St. Therese R C Church in Succasunna.

He was predeceased by his wife Melina Nocera in 2009 and by his son James F, Nocera Jr. in 2003. He is survived by his daughter Elizabeth (and John) Nocera Vegas of Netcong, 2 grandchildren; Freddy and Ally Mills, and great grand children; Layla and Cristian O’Donnell.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Thursday from 3 – 5 & 7 – 9 pm. The Funeral Liturgy will be held on Friday, 9:30 am, at St. Therese R C Church.

 

 

 

April 27, 2016

Mary Ellen Gulick

Roxbury Township, Mrs. Mary Ellen Gulick, 85, died on April 27, 16, at the Merry Heart Nursing Home. She was born in Cedar Knolls and lived most of her life in Succasunna. She attended Bayley Ellard High School in Morristown, and was a retired waitress at the Three Sister’s Restaurant in Dover. She was one of the first 18 founding families of St. Therese R C Church in Succasunna, who first met at the Skating Rink.

She was predeceased by her husband Harold Gulick in 2004, and her 4 siblings. She is survived by her 5 children; Harold Jr. (and Lorraine) Gulick, Kenneth (and Mary Ann) Gulick, Mary Ellen Dugan, Patricia (and Jesus) Chapparo, and Michael (and Denise) Gulick, with whom she lived for 35 years. She also leaves her brothers; George and Carl Glaab, and sister Eleanor Allen, 20 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Sunday from 4 – 7 pm. The Funeral Liturgy will be held on Monday, 10 am, at St. Therese R C Church, with the interment to follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover.

 

April 26, 2016

Evelyn Pruett Brija

Stanhope, NJ   Mrs. Evelyn Pruett Brija, 57, died on April 26, 2016 at the Morristown Medical Center. She was born in Jamaica, (Queens) New York and was living in Stanhope, NJ. She was a bank teller at the Peapack Gladstone Bank in Mendham and was a parishioner of St. Andrews Greek Orthodox Church in Randolph.

She is survived by her daughter Elizabeth Ann Brija of Stanhope, and her sister-in-law Regina M Brija of Passaic, NJ

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Monday from 3 – 5 & 7 – 9 pm. The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, 10:30 am, at St. Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Church in Randolph, with the interment to follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Chester.

April 23, 2016

Jane E Norris

Jane Elizabeth Norris, age: 71 • Concord NC

Jane Norris, of Concord NC, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 22, 2016. She was 71. Jane was born in Dover NJ and lived most of her life in Succasunna.  She was a mother, wife, nurse, author of a children’s book and loved to paint.  She was most proud of returning to school for her RN.  She spent many years working at Morristown Memorial and loved her time on the maternity floor.  She would light up when she talked about her babies.

She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years James Sr., her children, Colleen (Sheri), James (Tammie), Edward (Stacey), Sean (Louis) and Laurie (Ruben) the grandchildren who were the inspiration for her books; Samantha, Nicholas, Kaitlin, Julia, Megan and Kevin and her great grand-daughter Isabella, sisters; Ronnie (Steven) Honickman and Judith (Carmine) Rossi. She was predeceased by her parents, Leroy and Cecelia Meeker.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Tuesday from 3 – 5 & 7 – 9 pm. The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, 11 am, at the Funeral Home, with the interment to follow at the Succasunna Presbyterian Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to alz.org

 

 

April 23, 2016

Pauline A Brown

 Roxbury Township, Mrs. Pauline Anne Brown, 86, died peacefully on April 23, surrounded by her family, at the Compassionate Care Hospice in Dover. She was born in Brooklyn where she lived most of her life before moving to the Ledgewood area more than 10 years ago. They had 6 beautiful children 12, grandchildren, and one great grandchild. As a devout Catholic woman of strong faith she stood as a source of kindness and love to her family and all who knew her.

 She was predeceased by her husband Richard M Brown, of 28 years, in 1981 and by her daughter Theresa Brown Sponza. She is survived by her 5 children; Patricia  A (Garry) Stegeland, Michael G (Jo-Anne) Brown, Maureen Reggi, Catherine (Richard) Johnson, Richard (Jeanne) Brown, Brother Edward “Willie” Horan and Sister Elizabeth Columbia, 12 grandchildren; Kristen Daveler, Lauren Stegeland, Katherine Scully, Margaret Brown, Timothy Brown, Meghan Reggi, Bryan Reggi, Bridget Reggi, Ryan Johnson, Brandon Johnson, Danielle Johnson, Benjamin Brown, and a great grand son Patrick Scully.

 A celebration of her full and beautiful life will be held at the St. Therese R C Church, 155 Main Street, Succasunna,  on Tuesday at 10:30 am.  Arrangements are by the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) Donations may be made in her name to the American Heart Association or to the Compassionate Care Hospice.

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