Kathleen Rosenkranz


Kathleen Rosenkranz (nee Smith), 92, of Northvale, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Anthony Joseph Rosenkranz. Loving mother of Patricia Rosenkranz-Levins and husband Kenneth of Tenafly and Kathleen Rosenkranz-Radcliffe and husband James of Woodcliff Lake. Adored grandmother of Virginia and Anthony. Predeceased by six brothers and a sister.

Kathleen was a devoted parishioner of St. Anthony’s Church and was a member of the Rosary Society as well as the Northvale Senior Center and Golden Agers. Kathleen was a supervisor for AT&T prior to raising her children. Afterwards she became a teacher’s aide, working for Bergen County Special Services.

A Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday November 29 at 10:30 AM at St. Anthony’s Church, Northvale with interment to follow at Tappan Cemetery, Tappan, NY. Visiting hours are Tuesday November 28 from 3-6 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Avenue, Northvale (201-767-3050).

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org or Our Lady of Mount Carmel Medical Mission, 10 County Rd., Tenafly, NJ 07670 would be greatly appreciated.


John S. Rizzo


John S. Rizzo, 72, of Grand Rapids, MI, passed away at home on Wednesday, November 1, 2017. Beloved husband of Winifred (née Moncalieri). Loving father of Tracie Block, April Stevenson, Aaron Rizzo, John Rizzo and the late Richard Block. Adored grandfather of Kaila, Faythe, Kennedy, Keely, Emily and Samuel and great-grandfather of Bristol Lynn. John is the dearest brother of Samuel, Phillip, the late William Rizzo and Maryann White.

John is a US Army Veteran who served in Vietnam. Photography was one of his first passions which led to a career as a photo processing technician. His greatest passion however, was spending time with his family whom he was surrounded by at the time of his passing.

Visitation will be Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM . A funeral service will be held Tuesday 10:00 am at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Avenue, Northvale, NJ (201-767-3050) with interment to follow at Rockland Cemetery, Sparkill, NY.


Lucille S. Laino

Lucille S. Laino, 90, of Norwood, NJ on Friday, October 27, 2017. Predeceased by her sister, Margaret Barth, she is survived by her husband of 64 years, Alfred; son Keith Laino and his wife, Carol, of Bethlehem Twp, PA; daughter Kim Zipperle and her husband, Carl, of Tenafly; and daughter Kathy Millstein and her husband, Jeff, of Norwood; twelve grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive her.

Lucille was born in Union City to Julia and Angelo Cattaneo and lived her early years in Cliffside Park.  A gifted student, she graduated first in her class at Cliffside Park High School and then completed pre-medical studies at the New Jersey College for Women. After marriage and three children, she and Alfred moved with their family to Norwood where they lived for over 50 years. She was a devoted member of The Presbyterian Church in Norwood, where she served as an elder and deacon.

Her life of steadfast devotion to family, friends and community will be honored by a memorial service at the Presbyterian Church at 701 Broadway in Norwood on Saturday, November 4 at 11 AM. Memorial donations in Lucille’s name may be made to the Presbyterian Church or the charity of your choice.


Francis Thomas Maloney


Francis Thomas Maloney 78, of Tappan, NY, died Saturday, October 28, 2017 following a long illness. He was born on November 21, 1938 in Manhattan to Julia and Francis Maloney. He married the love of his life Loretta Curtin on June 30, 1962 at The Church of the Sacred Heart, in the Highbridge section of the Bronx. Francis had a long and distinguished career in education beginning as an English teacher with the New York City Public Schools and retiring after 40 years as a school administrator. His passion and unparalleled commitment to learning enabled him to help shape the future of the many students he served. Francis earned an academic scholarship to Cardinal Hayes High School in the Bronx, he received his bachelor’s degree with honors from Fordham University and holds two master’s degrees in English and School Administration from Yeshiva and Pace University, respectively. Francis was devoted to his family, faith and community and served his country with distinction as a United States Marines Reservist. A literature and running enthusiast, he could often be seen running through town, book or newspaper in hand. Francis was a parishioner at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church in Tappan, New York and a member of The Tappantown Historical Society. Francis is survived by his wife of 55 years, Loretta (nee Curtin) and his loving children Julianne Maloney (Nelson Torres), Caseyanne Bombassei (Jim), Stephen Maloney (Alexis) and Deirdre Humer (Ron), brothers John and Michael Maloney; his 9 grandchildren, Matthew, Alexandra, Devon, Connor, Ryan, Jack, Caitlin, Logan, and Madison. Francis was predeceased by his parents and youngest brother Stephen.

The family will receive friends & family on Wednesday, November 1st at Pizzi Funeral Home 120 Paris Avenue Northvale, NJ from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Francis on Thursday, November 2nd at 11 am at Our Lady of Sacred Heart 120 Kings Highway Tappan, NY with interment to follow at Tappan Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cardinal Hayes High School, 650 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451, Attn: Advancement Office. Please write In Memory of Francis Maloney on the memo line



Agatino J. Cacciola


Agatino J. Cacciola, 88, of Tappan, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Beloved husband of Agnes R. (nee DeLuca). Devoted father of Camille Paolino of Chatham, NJ and Joseph Cacciola and wife Sandra of Wilbraham, MA. Cherished grandfather of Jenna Morin and husband David, Nicholas Charles and his husband Arthur, Paul Cacciola and fiancé Jordan Zarcone and Jamie Paolino. Loving brother of Ann Gaeta and Daniel Cacciola and wife Nancy. Dear brother-in-law of Joseph DeLuca, his companion Marie and his family.
Agatino was a US Air Force Veteran of the Korean War. He was a barber at West Point Military Academy for over 27 years. He was also a member of the Goshen Gremlins, a radio-controlled airplane club, and the Sons of Italy in Blauvelt.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday 10 AM at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart RC Church, Tappan with entombment to follow at Garden of Memories, Washington Township, NJ. Visiting hours are Sunday 3-6 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Ave, Northvale (201-767-3050).
Those who wish to may make memorial donations in Agatino’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association may do so at www.alz.org.

Thomas J. Wentland

  Thomas Joseph Wentland passed away October 17 at the Bronx VA hospital. He was born to Cyril F. Wentland and Pauline E. Sawinski at Nyack Hospital on July 28, 1949.      He was a life long resident of Rockland County, having lived in Camp Shanks, Nanuet and Palisades. He attended Nanuet public schools and graduated in 1967. Tommy was a U.S. Army veteran who served in Germany and Vietnam with the artillery unit from 1969-1971.    He was a mechanical “super genius” who spent countless hours toiling away at carpentry, plumbing and electrical work. He was an avid gardener, fisherman and classic car connoisseur. He will always be remembered for his dedicated service and volunteer work with the John M. Perry Post and the Northvale V.F.W..     Thomas is predeceased by his mother Pauline “Pearl”, father Cyril “Cy” and his sister Cynthia “Cindy”. He is survived by his longtime companion Muriel “Mickey” McDonald, daughter Kari, son Matthew, step-daughters, Jude Navarro and Deborah Castro, “Poppy’ of Jessica, Ryan, Eric and Thomas, brothers Bobby and Wally, sister in law Suzanne, uncle Sonny Ostrom and an extensive amount of nieces, nephews, extended family and loyal friends.     Services to be held at Pizzi Funeral Home, Northvale, N.J. On Friday October 20 from 5-7:30 pm with a funeral service at 7:30. Burial at Rockland Cemetery on Saturday October 28. A celebration of his life will follow burial next Saturday at the John M. Perry Post in Sparkill, N.Y.


Remo D. Bartucci


Remo D. Bartucci, 85, of Tappan, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, October 14, 2017. He was born in Gesuiti, Italy on November 1, 1931. Beloved husband of the late Carolyn (nee Tarallo). Cherished father of Gerard Bartucci and wife Carole of Hillsdale and Terese Murphy and husband Peter of Nanuet. Adored grandfather of Catherine, Victoria, Brianna and Alison. Beloved uncle of many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by eight brothers and sisters.

Remo was a cabinet maker for Hausmann Industries in Northvale for over 25 years, retiring as the shop manager. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and loyal friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, October 18 at 10 AM at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart RC Church, Tappan with interment to follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Valhalla. Visiting hours are Tuesday, October 17 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Ave, Northvale (201-767-3050).

In lieu of flowers, donations in Remo’s memory may be made to Franciscan Bread for the Poor, www.stfrancisbreadline.org or United Hospice of Rockland, 11 Stokum Lane, New City, NY 10956.


Frances Rita Lombino

Frances Rita Lombino (nee DeConca), 87, of Harrington Park, formerly of the Bronx, passed away home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Eustachio “Lulu” Lombino. Devoted mother of Ronald and Joanne DiPaola and her husband Douglas, both of Harrington Park. Adored grandmother of Anthony and Francesca. She was predeceased by six brothers and sisters.

Frances was a medical secretary for Dr. Frank Pintauro in the Bronx for over 30 years. She also worked in the admitting dept. at Pelham Bay General Hospital for many years. Frances will be forever remembered as a hard worker and a wonderful and devoted mother.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday 10:30 AM at St. Mary’s RC Church, Closter.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Homes for Veterans at www.homesforveterans.us.


Aldo Nonella

Visitation Wednesday 11 AM- 12:30 PM

Funeral Mass Wednesday 1 PM at St. Joseph’s RC Church, Demarest

Interment Gethsemane Cemetery

John E. Johnson

John E. Johnson, 57, of Englewood, born in Arlington, VA on October 28, 1959, passed away on September 30, 2017 at his home surrounded by family.

John grew up in Teaneck, NJ, worked in New York City, and later moved to Englewood, NJ.

John was well known for his ardent support of the New York Rangers, NY Giants, Ferrari, and Arsenal FC. He loved listening to rock music of all genres and attending concerts. These interests were only exceeded by his love of family and friends.

John is survived by his parents, Mary and Jack Johnson, siblings Robert (Joann), Carol Hermalyn (Roy), and Susan. A niece, seven nephews and a great-niece also survive him.

John is predeceased by his brother Stephen.

Services are private.

Donations in John’s memory may be made to either Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (Hematology Oncology Physicians of Englewood) 350 Engle Street Englewood, NJ 07631 or Holy Name Medical Center Foundation (Holy Name Hospice) 718 Teaneck Road Teaneck, NJ   07666