Category Archives: Cemeteries

Bridget Buckley Mahoney’s Death Record – 1895

Yesterday I received Bridget Mahoney’s death record from the New Jersey Archives. I’m feeling very positive that she could be my 2nd great-grandmother, since her maiden name was listed as Buckley. She died relatively young at age 63 from pneumonia. … Continue reading

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Tombstone Tuesday – Walter Sikora, 1922-1963

Walter Sikora was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1922 and he died there on April 26th, 1963. He was buried on April 30th, 1963. Walter, also called Fiddles, was only 41 years old. His wife, Margaret Doran Sikora is … Continue reading

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Featured Obituaries – Stephen and Jean Pucilowski Mirota

“Stephen Mirota, 78, worked at Cyanamid Toms River – Stephen W. Mirota, 78, died Monday (June 25, 1990) at Community Memorial Hospital. Mr. Mirota was born in Cherry Valley, Pa., and had lived in Whitehouse station, Dunellen and Manville before … Continue reading

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