Friday, May 24, 2013
Nicholas Accisano, Jr. died on Tuesday, May 21.
Nicholas Accisano, Jr., 92, of Manalapan Township died Tuesday, May 21, at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. He was born in Freehold and resided there before moving to Manalapan Township. Accisano was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He was an insurance adjuster for Allstate Insurance Company before his retirement. Prior to that he was employed at the former A. & M. Karagheusian Rug Mill and Bill's Body and Fender Works, both of Freehold. He was a communicant of St. Rose of Lima Church, Freehold. He was an avid bowler and was a member of the Monday Nite Merchants Bowling League and the Monday Night Church League. Surviving are his wife of 65 years, Ruth Malekovich Accisano; three sons, Nicholas G. Accisano, III …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Michael Confessore was a communicant of St. Thomas More Church, a member of the Yorktowne Social Club, and a former member of Englishtown's Prince of Peace.
Tuesday, May 21
Beloved husband and father, Michael Joseph Confessore, 49, of Manalapan Township died Friday, May 17, 2013 in Manalapan Township. He was born in Kearny. Michael devoted his life to the care of his family. The love of his family was the center of his world. He was a dedicated baseball, soccer, and basketball coach in the Manalapan Recreation Program for 20 years. Michael enjoyed camping, fishing, boating, and had a love of the outdoors. He was a communicant of St. Thomas More R.C. Church, Manalapan Township and a former member of Prince of Peace Council No. 5903, Englishtown and a member of the Yorktowne Social Club. He will be deeply missed by his loving wife, children, family, and friends. Michael was a graduate of Colonia High School, …
Friday, May 17, 2013
Rosie Grant was born in Georgia.
Friday, May 17
Rosie Grant, 95, of Manalapan, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Centra State Hospital in Freehold, NJ. She was born March 1, 1918 in Sparta, GA to the late Charlie Rocker and Leuwill Rocker. She was predeceased by her husband, Eddie Roy Grant; 2 sons, James Edward and Otis Grant; 4 sisters, Mozell, Mary Alice, Thelma and Maqurite; and 2 brothers, Charlie and Seth. She is survived by her 4 sons, John of Perth Amboy, NJ, Lamar of Ocean Twp NJ, Dennis of Neptune, NJ, and Leon of Manalapan, NJ; 9 daughters, Dorothy, Shirley, Marian, and Nota of Freehold, NJ, Kathyrn of Manalapan, NJ, Doretha of Long Branch, NJ, Mildred of Red Bank, NJ, Diane and Charmon of Desoto, TX; 56 grandchildren; 103 great-grandchildren; and 34 great-great-…
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Anne Rohmeyer was a seventh and eighth grade CCD teacher at St. Thomas More Church.
Tuesday, May 14
Anne C. Rohmeyer, 85, of Manalapan, passed away on May 11, 2013, at Bartley Healthcare in Jackson. Born in Brooklyn, NY, she lived there for 40 years before moving to Manalapan 45 years ago. She was a communicant of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Manalapan, and taught seventh and eighth grade CCD at the church for many years. Growing up in Brooklyn, Anne played high school basketball for Girls Commercial High School in Brooklyn and was a lifelong NY Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers fan. She is survived by her loving husband, Frederick; her seven children and their spouses, Nancy and Raymond Biese of Jackson, Carl and Roseann of Toms River, Stephen and Diane of Deltona, FL, Karen and Joseph Kowitski of Little Silver, Paul and Jennifer of Belle…
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Robert Clarfield was a member of Temple Shaari Emeth.
Saturday, May 11
Robert George Clarfield, 92, of Manalapan, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013. Born in Newark, he lived there for many years and in West Orange before moving to Manalapan. He was a veteran of the Merchant Marine during WWII. He was an electrician with Budweiser Brewery, Newark for 47 years. He was a member of Temple Shaari Emeth, Manalapan. He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Vivian (nee Silberman); his children, Steven Clarfield, PhD and his wife, Patricia, and Robin Clarfield Tolvin. He is also survived by his adored grandchildren, Amanda and her husband Edgar Newell, Julie Gordon, PhD and her husband, Michael, PhD, Joseph Dougherty, Sarah Clarfield and David Clarfield; and his cherished great- grandchildren, Ryan and Elizabeth …
Friday, May 10, 2013
Knapp Jr. was the grandfather of ten.
Friday, May 10
Andrew Knapp Jr., 74, of Manalapan, died on Tuesday, May 7, at Medicenter in Neptune, N.J. Visiting is on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the funeral on Saturday, May 11, 2013, at 9:15 a.m. from Krowicki McCracken Funeral Home, 2124 E. St. George Ave., Linden, N.J., at the Elizabeth city line, (908) 352-9190. Born in Elizabeth, Mr. Knapp lived in Linden for most of his life. He was a custodian for the Linden Board of Education for 23 years, retiring in 2007. Mr. Knapp was the beloved husband for 15 years of Elsa (Fawcett) Knapp; devoted stepfather of Ben Pena and his wife, Noelia, of Elizabeth, Willie Pena and his wife, Lida, of Florida, Miguel Pena and his wife, Serene, of Pennsylvania…
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Ellen Deeble was a research librarian in Manalapan for the past 37 years.
Thursday, May 2
Ellen K. Deeble, 62, of Freehold Township, NJ passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at CentraState medical Center, Freehold Township. Born in Allentown, PA, she moved to Freehold Township 37 years ago. Miss Deeble was a research librarian for the Monmouth County Library, Manalapan Township for the past 37 years. She received her Masters Degree in Library Science from the University of Pittsburgh in 1974. Surviving are a brother, Richard J. Deeble, Newton; and nephew and his wife, Jason C. and Tara Deeble; and three great-nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 1 p.m., at Applewood Estates, Applewood Drive, Freehold Township, NJ. Donations in her memory to Friends of the Monmouth County Library, Ellen K…
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Wiese worked as the front desk clerk at the Monroe Holiday Inn.
Wednesday, May 1
Tammy Wiese, 38, of Manalapan passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013 at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. Tammy was born in Brooklyn and lived in Manalapan. She was a front desk clerk at the Holiday Inn in Monroe. Tammy was predeceased by her father, Donald Wiese in 2012. She is survived by her mother, Darlene Wiese of Manalapan; a sister, Toni Parsler and her husband, John of Sayreville; a nephew, Thomas Parsler; and a niece, Malena Parsler. Visitation will be held at the Clayton & McGirr Funeral Home, 100 Elton-Adelphia Road (Route 524), Freehold Township on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 2:00 to 4:00 & 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her 10:00 AM Funeral Mass on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at St. Thomas …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Ralph White owned European Auto and the Manalapan and Monmouth Heights Shell Service Centers in Manalapan before retiring.
Ralph L. White, 71, of Howell passed away surrounded by his family on Friday, April 26, 2013 at Community Medical Center, Toms River. Ralph was born in Butler, PA and had lived in California and Perth Amboy before moving to Howell in 1971. He was the owner of European Auto in Manalapan before retiring and also the owner of Manalapan and Monmouth Heights Shell Service Centers. Ralph was a hard working family man, who took great joy in spending time with his family. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary in 2001. Ralph is survived by two sons, Ralph J. White of Freehold Township and Timothy White of South Brunswick; four daughters, Marguerite White of Florida, Jenine White of Toms River, Jennie Allen and her husband, Bill of Somerville and …
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Dr. Sidney Green of Englishtown died on April 24.
Saturday, April 27
Dr. Sidney Green, 82, of Englishtown, previously of Cedar Grove, died Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at home. Born in Revere, Massachusetts, he had lived in Chelsea, Brookline, Revere, Burlington, Massachusetts, and Cedar Grove, NJ before moving here in 1992. He attended and graduated University of Miami, Massachusetts College of Optometry, and Suffolk University (MA). He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Dr. Green was a junior high school teacher in the South Orange, as well as an Optometrist. His many activities include high school baseball coach for the North Reading High School (MA), American Legion baseball and youth league coach. He was an active member of Congregation Oheb Shalom in Marlboro, and until recently served …