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

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


THELMA J. GRIGIS (nee Sala) was born on August 13, 1929 to Carlo and Madeline Sala of Clifton, NJ.  Thelma resided in Clifton, NJ until 1965 when she married the late John Grigis, and moved to Union City, NJ, where she happily resided for 31 years.  From Union City, Thelma moved to Saddle Brook, NJ for 20 years and spent the last four years of her life at the Brookdale West Orange-Senior Living.   Thelma is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Joseph Romano, her son, John M. Grigis and various loving relatives and friends. 

There will be a private service on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 10:00am at Madonna Cemetery & Mausoleum, Fort Lee, NJ followed by entombment, where she will be laid to rest next to her loving husband.  In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be appreciated by the family. 


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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.