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

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


Margaret Bassett (nee Diaz) passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at the Hudson View Care Center, North Bergen, NJ. Born in Catano, Puerto Rico.  She immigrated to the United States in 1940 and lived many years in New York City, before moving to West New York in 1966. She was predeceased by her husband, Jorge in 2009. Surviving is her only son, Lawrence Rada and his wife Angela. A great joy in Margaret’s life were her cherished grandchildren, Ashley and her husband Michael Krolick, Rocco and Robert.

Due to the current health crisis, Margaret will be privately entombed at Fairview Mausoleum, Fairview, New Jersey.


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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.