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, Keneth (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.

April 23, 2016

Thomas George Fenske

Thomas George Fenske

(August 28, 1955 – April 23, 2016)

Thomas George Fenske, age 60 of Lewisville, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016. Mr. Fenske was born August 28, 1955 to George and Lois Fenske, of Succasunna. He was a Seal in the United States Navy and served on several war ships during many war conflicts. He enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, camping, music, and drawing. He loved dogs and cats, was a collector of treasures, and had a great interest in motorcycles.

He is survived by his parents; three sons, Thomas Anthony Fenske, Matthew Gilmer Fenske, and Gabriel George Fenske all of Lewisville, AR; brother, Michael Robert Fenske and wife Barbara Ellen of Succasunna, NJ; sister, Cathrine Leona Fenske and husband, Thomas Patrick Lowe of Succasunna, NJ, step-daughter Shawnee Wirth; and nieces and nephews, Lauren, Kellie, Robert, and Tim.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, May 14, 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.

April 21, 2016

Joan T Page

Roxbury Township, Joan T. Page, 83, died on April 21, 2016 at the Holly Manor Nursing Home in Mendham.

 She was born and raised in Newark, NJ.  Before her recent move to Mendham, She resided in Hackettstown and Flanders NJ.  She worked for over 20 years as a Group Home Aide for the  A R C of Warren County and the Center of Humanistic Change.

 She is survived by 2 sons; David (and Nancy) and John (and Joanne); 5 grand children, Meghan (and Chris),Rebecca, Samantha, Christopher and Daniel; 2 great grandchildren, Hunter and Britton and, her brother William Taggart of Pennsylvania.

 Donations in Joan’s memory can be made to the Alzheimers Association.   Website :   alz.org

 A Private Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street,Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com)

April 14, 2016

Marie J Sciamsi

Roxbury Township, Miss Marie J Sciamsi, 89, died on April 14, 2016 at the Merry Heart Health Care Center in Succasunna. She was born in Paris, France and became the Director of the Gallerie Felix Vercel on Madison Avenue in New York City.

She is survived by several nieces including Genevieve Schmidt of Succasunna,  Bridget Kahn of Glen Head (LI), New York, and Christine Kissick of NC.

Arrangements are by the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) The Funeral Liturgy will be held on Tuesday, 10:45 am at the St. Raymond R C Church in the Bronx, NY with the interment to follow at the St. Raymond Cemetery, Bronx, NY.

April 13, 2016

Alice E Bisson

Roxbury Township, Mrs. Alice Bisson, 85, died on April 13, 2016 at the Morris View Nursing Home. She was born and raised in Rockaway Boro where she lived until moving to Succasunna in 1987. She graduated from Rockaway High School in 1948. She was a homemaker and retired VP of Bisson Motors in Rockaway for 54 years.

She was predeceased by her husband Paul Bisson, 2009, brothers; Butch Gleckler of Rockaway and Paul Gleckler of Dover, and was the daughter of the late Edward and Lulu Gleckler of Rockaway.

She is survived by her 4 children: Robert (Chris) Bisson, of Toms River, Betty Lou DeCroce, of Parsippany, William (Holly) Bisson, of Mt. Arlington, and Bruce (Cathy) Bisson, of Succasunna, 12 grandchildren and, 7 Great grand children.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Friday from 4 – 8 pm. The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, 10 am, at the Funeral Home, with the interment to follow at the Succasunna Presbyterian Cemetery.

 

April 13, 2016

Irene E Ross-Hall

Irene Ross-Hall-2

Dingmans Ferry, PA, Mrs. Irene E Ross-Hall, 86, died on April 13, 2016at home. She was born and raised in Newton and lived in Ledgewood for 40 years before moving to Dingmans Ferry 12 years ago. She was a homemaker and many years ago worked as a clerk at the Roxbury Pharmacy.

She is survived by her husband Frank A Hall, Jr of 16 years, 2 children; Debra R (Thomas) Piccirillo of Warren NJ, John Ross Jr of Stanhope NJ. 5 Grandchildren; Catherine, Adrianna, John III, Christine, Joseph. She was predeceased by her first husband John C Ross in 1993.

Friends may visit at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home, 96 Main Street, Succasunna 973-584-7264 (davishepplewhitefh.com) on Friday from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 pm. Her Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, 12 noon at the Funeral Home, with the interment to follow at the Succasunna Presbyterian Cemetery. Donations may be made in her name to the Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Avenue, Newton, NJ 07860.

 

 

 

April 13, 2016

Danielle Van Norman

Danielle Van Norman, a loving Mother, Sister,grandmother, friend and a resident of Hopatcong NJ, died unexpectedly on April 13, 2016 at the age of 56 .

Danielle is survived by her parents Paul Williams and Ann Marie Williams, Brothers and Sisters Patrick Perry, Ann Marie Giarusso, Smokey Masterson, Tammy Jarman, her children, Tanya Castiglia and spouse Joseph Castiglia , Amanda Aguiilar and spouse Eri Aguilar , and grandmother to Sean Mackey and Dominic Aguilar.and her pets Ralphie, Dale, Cody, Joel,Ginger,Jessie and Mickey.

Danielle, was born in Newton NJ on July 21, 1959 to Paul Williams and Ann Marie Williams. She graduated from Randolph Highschool in NJ in 1978. On November 2, 1980 and November 4, 1982 respectively, she welcomed her two beautiful daughters, who were the most important part of her life.

Danielle was a devoted mother and animal lover. She enjoyed taking care of her flowers and rock garden, feeding her deer and feeding her birds.   She enjoyed spending time writing and was a artist with many beautiful paintings. She was a spiritual person who loved God and listening to Joel. She will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all who knew her.

Visitation will begin at 7 pm. The Funeral Service will be held at 8 p.m. on April 19 at the Davis & Hepplewhite Funeral Home 96 Main Street Succasanna NJ 07876 Father Charlie Crawford will officiate. Flowers, donations and condolences may be offered

 

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