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

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


Luz Pacheco, 80, passed away peacefully at the Center for Hope in Elizabeth, New Jersey on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She was a resident of Hoboken for thirty-five years. Mrs. Pacheco worked as an Administrator for the Hudson County Department of Welfare in Jersey City for thirty-seven years.  She leaves to mourn her passing her cherished son Jose (Elizabeth), a loving daughter, Ibis (Robert) Colon, a brother Luis Cruz and two sisters, Gini Gonzales and Emma Zayas. She was a loving grandmother to Joey, Allison, Michael, Kimberly, Danielly, Becky and seven cherished great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 10AM at Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken.  There will be a prayer service in the chapel beginning at 12PM.  Interment will follow at Arlington Cemetery, Kearny, New Jersey. Parking available in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street.


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To inquire about more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.