The Gundrum Service
"Home For Funerals"
Hugh G. Rone Ryan A. Rone Moran
NJ License No. 3328 NJ License No. 4850
Rosalie (Lolly) Bernauer, of Brick died with her family by her bedside on December 6, 2014. Born in Newark, she was a resident of Cedar Village in Brick, NJ for the past 14 years and was previously a long term resident of Iselin, NJ. Lolly loved to travel, bake, play dominos, visit the community pool and socialize with neighborhood friends.
She is predeceased by her husband of 44 years Robert Bernauer, who died in 1998 and her sister, Janet Salles. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Lori and Jim Papernik and Leslie Bernauer and Scott Morcaldi; 2 grandsons, J.R. Papernik and Chris Papernik and his wife Michele; her sister, Fanny Guerriero; her niece & nephew Kristi (Lolly’s Angel) & Gary Guerriero and the love of her life, her great granddaughter, Emma. In addition, Lolly is also survived by other loving family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday, December 12, 2014 at St. Peter R.C. Church, 406 Forman Avenue, Point Pleasant Beach at 10am, followed by entombment in St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Arrangements are under the direction of The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Haven Hospice, PO Box 3059, Edison, NJ 08818.
Robert J. Vellanti, 71, of Old Bridge died Tuesday December 2, 2014 at home. Born in Brooklyn, he lived in Old Bridge for the past 43 years. Before retiring in 2008, he was employed as a controller for the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Brooklyn. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a 1970 graduate of St. Francis College in Brooklyn, NY with a BBA followed by his MBA in 1972 from Fordham University, Bronx, NY. A lifelong New York Jets fan, he was a member of the BPO Elks Lodge 2229, Old Bridge.
Son of the late Francis and Catherine Vellanti, he was also predeceased by his brother, James Vellanti and his son, James P. Vellanti in 2009. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Maureen McCartney Vellanti; his daughters and sons-in-law, Debra and Scott Clayton of Freehold and Christine and Richard Higgins of Monroe; his daughter-in-law, Jennifer Vellanti of Clinton; his brother and sister-in-law, Francis and Veronica Vellanti of Brigantine and 8 grandchildren, Christopher, Danni, James, Kylie, John, Matthew, Haley and Ava.
Funeral services will be held on Monday December 8, 2014 at 10:30am at The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy followed by interment at the Brig. Gen. William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown. Visitation will be on Sunday from 12 to 3pm.
Patricia McAnerney Attardi, 80, of South Amboy died Tuesday November 25, 2014 at home. Born in Jersey City, she lived in South Amboy since 1968. Before retiring she was employed as an administrative assistant for the Middlesex County Mental Health Clinic, Perth Amboy. She was a member of St. Mary's R.C. Church, South Amboy. A graduate of Snyder High School, Jersey City, she enjoyed traveling, the beach and reading.
Daughter of the late William and Anne McAnerney, she was also predeceased by her sisters, Marilyn Toth and Catherine O'Rourke. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Sylvester C. Attardi; her sons, James Attardi and his wife, Peggy Ann of Brick, Michael Attardi of South Amboy and John Attardi and his wife, Samantha of Parlin; her daughter, Patricia Kanecke and her husband, Jack of South Amboy; her brothers, William and Jack McAnerney, both of Arizona; her grandchildren, Daniel and Brian Attardi, Shaun and Ryan Kanecke, Allison and Lauren Attardi; her dear friend, Sandy Moran and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday November 29, 2014 at 8:45am from The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy followed by a 9:30am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Church, South Amboy. Cremation will be private. Visitation will be on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9pm.
Daughter of the late John and Louise Goodrich, she was also predeceased by her husband, Alexander Sebok, Jr. in 2007, her brothers, James Robert, Nathan and William King and her sister, Pauline Lamb King. She is survived by her sons, Darrell Whalen and his wife Pamela of Cambridge City, Indiana and David Sebok of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; her daughters, Kathleen Strohm of Manchester, Kimberly Jo Whalen of Virginia and Deborah DeVico and her husband Vincent of South Amboy; her brother, Glenwood King of Lynn, Indiana; her sister, Darlene Matile of Berea, Kentucky; 12 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday November 29, 2014 at 11am at The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals” 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy. Interment will be at Christ Church Cemetery, South Amboy. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 7pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251 Denville, New Jersey 07834 or Ronald McDonald House Charities, 26345 Network Place, Chicago Illinois 60673.
Bernard E. Reszkowski, 86, of South Amboy died Wednesday November 19, 2014 at Care One at Raritan Bay Medical Center, Perth Amboy. Born in South Amboy, he lived there all of his life. Before retiring in 1992, he was employed by Raritan River Steel Co., Perth Amboy. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Son of the late Edward and Catherine Walczak Reszkowski, he was also predeceased by his sister, Antoinette Wisniewski. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Jane Gundrum Reszkowski; his son, John Reszkowski of Kendall Park; his step-son and daughter-in-law, Hugh and Barbara Rone of South Amboy; 2 sisters, Eleanor Szaro and Sue Reszkowski, both of South Amboy; 4 grandchildren, Ryan Moran and her husband, Sean, Randi Simonetti and her husband, James, Regan and Riley Rone and 4 great grandchildren, Maisie, Anthony, James and Rory.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday November 22, 2014 at 9:45am from The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy followed by a 10:30am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Church, South Amboy. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, South Amboy. Visitation will be on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8PM.
Frederick W. White, Jr., 58, of South Amboy died Saturday November 15, 2014 at home. Born in New Brunswick, he lived in South Amboy and Morgan for the past 40 years. Before retiring in 2013, he was employed by Amboy Aggregates, South Amboy for 27 years. He was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 825, Springfield.
Son of the late Domenico and Angelina DeVito, he is survived by his friends, Ray Hermes and Marge Magnavita, Greg and Joan DiBert.
Funeral services will be held on Monday November 17, 2014 at 7pm at The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy. Visitation will be on Monday from 5 to 8pm. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Thomas Shipley Thomas, 62, of Rahway, died on Friday November 14, 2014 at home. Born in Peekskill, NY, he lived in Plainfield, Gloucester City, and South Amboy before moving to Rahway 18 months ago. A 1971 graduate of St. Mary High School, South Amboy, he received his Associates Degree from Dean College, Franklin, Massachusetts in 1974. He was a member of Christ Episcopal Church, South Amboy, where he was employed as the sexton. He served as a member of the Vestry and the Worship Committee, as well as the Superintendent of Christ Church Cemetery. He was an avid Boston Red Sox fan.
Son of the late Rev. John and Mary Munro Thomas, he is survived by his wife, Gerri; his brother and sister-in-law, John and Cindy Thomas of Mansfield, Massachusetts; his sisters, Marianne Thomas and her husband, Damon Wei of Union, Heather Redmond and her husband, Cal of Louisville, Kentucky, and Faith Thomas of Castle Pines, Colorado; his nieces and nephews, Talia and her husband, Cory, Benjamin, Rachel, Elizabeth, Aaron, Ruth, and Corey; his faithful companion Pasqua, and many friends.
A Requiem Eucharist will be held at 11am on Friday November 21, 2014 at Christ Episcopal Church, 220 Main Street, South Amboy. Arrangements are under the direction of The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy. In lieu of flowers, donations may be mailed to Christ Episcopal Church, 257 Fourth Street, South Amboy.
Vernon Dean Langley, 88, of Atlantic Highlands, died Sunday November 9, 2014 at home. Born in Ashford, North Carolina, he lived in Kissimmee, Florida before moving to Atlantic Highlands 18 months ago. He was a US Navy and US Army veteran, serving during World War II. He was a member of VFW Post 2179, Port Monmouth, and Post 4225, Kissimmee. He was aboard the U.S.S. Missouri during the signing of the peace treaty with Japan.
Son of the late Gus Colin and Teresa Holtzclaw Langley Ellison, he is also predeceased by his wife, Mary Emily Smith and his daughters, Joan Langley Rich, Donna Sue Yancey, and Trina Caneal. He is survived by his daughters, Deane Langley of Narrows, Virginia and Janice Coli of Vermont; his sons, Patrick Langley of Rustburg, Virginia, Dean Caneal of Keansburg, Douglas Langley of Maryland, and Timothy Langley of Rustburg, Virginia; his cousins, Marilyn Crosbie and her husband, Russell, of Atlantic Highlands, Carol Leppig of Sayreville, and Edward Hughes of North Brunswick; 16 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Thursday November 13, 2014 at The Gundrum Service "Home For Funerals" 237 Bordentown Avenue, South Amboy followed by interment at Christ Church Cemetery, South Amboy.