Category Archives: Cemeteries

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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Researching Timothy J. Mahoney – born in Ireland and died in New Jersey in 1921

I’m always so excited when I get a genealogy record back in the mail, and I recently received the death certificate for Timothy J. Mahoney. He died in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey on May 22nd, 1921. His parents were listed as … Continue reading

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