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

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


Ljubica Spaleta (nee Grancaric),84, formerly of Hoboken for some 50 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 9, 2020. Born in Diklo, Croatia. Ljubica immigrated to Hoboken in 1969.  A devoted housewife and mother. She was predeceased by her husband, John in 2005. She leaves to mourn her passing a cherished daughter Anna Spaleta (Anthony), a son Bronko, a brother Dinko (Ana) and sister Violeta Simunov (The Late Mario).  A great joy in her life were her two granddaughters, Addison and Amelia Perez.

The Funeral Mass will be offered on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 9:30a.m. at the Church of Our Lady of Grace, 400 Willow Avenue, Hoboken. Entombment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020, beginning at 6pm and concluding at 9pm at Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken. Valet 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.