Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Obituary

Joseph J. Kammerer of Nutley, formerly of Hoboken passed away peacefully at The Pines Health Center in Poughkeepsie, NY surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, February 9, 2020. He was a longtime resident of Hoboken before moving to Nutley. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from 1955 – 1958. Joseph was a Photo Engraver for forty years at Alco-Gravure in Hoboken. He was a member of the Graphic Communications International Union in New York City. He leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife of fifty-two years, Anna (nee Fesken), two cherished daughters, Ann-Margaret DeMarco and Joanne Zitz (Jeffrey), two sisters, Margaret (Peggy) Milevoi and Joan Gervino. A great joy in Joseph’s life were his grandchildren, William, Joseph W, Joseph F., Luke, Matthew and Irene and a host of endeared nieces and nephews.  Also predeceased by two sisters, Virginia Taglieri and Noreen Kammerer.

The Funeral Mass will be offered on Friday, February 14, 2020, 10AM at St. Ann Catholic Church, 704 Jefferson Street, Hoboken. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020 beginning at 3PM and concluding at 8Pm at Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken. Valet parking available in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street.  Donations to St. Joseph Home for the Blind, 537 Pavonia Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07306 will be greatly appreciated by the family.

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