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John Anthony Aversa

August 26, 1921 — December 11, 2015

John Anthony Aversa, 94, of Vero Beach, FL.and formerly of Upper Saddle River, NJ, passed away peacefully on December 11, 2015 in his home at Oak Harbor, FL. John was born and raised in New York City, graduating from City College. He earned his degree in engineering and started his own business, Manor Petroleum Fuel Company in Bergenfield, NJ. He served as president of Bergen State Bank and broker of Manor Realty. John was a lifetime member of the Knights of Columbus, U.N.I.C.O. and served as councilman in Bergenfield. Survivors include his wife, Catherine Aversa; son Anthony (Peggy) Aversa and their children Anthony (Paula), Lisa (Joey) Bishop, and Jennifer of Vero Beach, FL; son, Edward Aversa of Palm Coast, FL and Cindy Trevino-Aversa and their children Christopher and Alex; daughter Linda (John) Colontrelle of Vero Beach, FL and their children John (Emily), Danny (Shelley), Maria and Laura (Marco) Radocaj; son Dennis (Christina) Aversa and their daughter Danielle of Vero Beach, FL and Highland Mills, NY; stepdaughter Kathleen McCarthy of Vero Beach, FL and stepson Brian McCarty of Bergenfield, NJ. John was blessed to have eleven grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 35 years, Marie Aversa; brother, Joseph Aversa; and grandson, Michael Trevino-Aversa. All will meet at The Church of the Presentation, 271 W. Saddle River Rd., Upper Saddle River, NJ on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 8:45 AM for the Funeral Mass at 9 AM. Interment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Hackensack, NJ. Arrangements are by Riewerts Memorial Home, 187 So. Washington Ave. Bergenfield.

Funeral Home: Riewerts Memorial Home 187 So. Washington Ave. Bergenfield, NJ US 07621

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Friday, January 9, 2015
St. Joseph Cemetery

179 Hackensack Ave.
Hackensack, NJ 07601

at 10:45 AM

Friday, January 9, 2015
The Church of the Presentation

271 W. Saddle River Rd.
Upper Saddle River, NJ

All will meet at the church at 8:45 AM for the Funeral Mass at 9 AM

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