Cover photo for John J. Certa Jr.'s Obituary
John J. Certa Jr. Profile Photo
1956 John 2021

John J. Certa Jr.

April 16, 1956 — May 15, 2021

John Joseph Certa Jr., unexpectedly passed away at the age of 65, on Saturday, May 15th, 2021. Devoted husband to Paula Certa (Toguville) and father of John David Certa,  John was born on April 16th, 1956 to Helen and the late John Certa Sr. His smile was infectious and his sense of humor was incredible. John was a supportive and loyal friend to many as he always made sure to make every experience a memorable one. John was co-owner of Certa-fied Pest Control with Peter Layne for 41 years. His passions included golfing, fishing, and being a 1975 Bergenfield Bears Football State Champion. John is survived by his loving mother, Helen, his sibling Steven and wife Paula, Joan and Ed, Elaine and Wayne, his beautiful nieces Bethany and Lora, his nephew Kevin, and his best friend Peter Layne. Always remember, there's no bug too big. Visiting Friday 4-7 PM at Riewerts Memorial Home, 187 So. Washington Ave. Bergenfield. All will gather at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church 29 N. Washington Ave, Bergenfield at 9:15 AM for the Funeral Mass at 9:30 AM. Cremation will be private. Memorial donations in Johns name may be made to the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of John J. Certa Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, May 21, 2021

4:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Mass

Saturday, May 22, 2021

Starts at 9:30am (Eastern time)

St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church

29 N. Washington Ave., Bergenfield, NJ 07621

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 10

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree