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William J. Canty Jr

William J. Canty Jr. of Bergenfield passed away on March 25, 2016. Loving father of Jane Canty Cowen. Beloved brother of Bridget Lohmeyer, Honorah Donato and her husband Vincent, and the late Thomas Canty. Dear grandfather of Jocelyn. Cherished uncle of 12 nieces and nephews and 22 grand nieces and nephews. He was a member of the international union of bricklayers, and avid ballroom dancer, lifelong Irish historian and world traveler, and president of the Ridgewood chapter of the Irish American Unity Conference. Visiting Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Riewerts Memorial Home, 187 So. Washington Ave. Bergenfield. All will gather at St John's RC Church 29 No. Washington Ave Bergenfield NJ 07621 on Wednesday at 9:45 AM for the Funeral Mass at 10 AM. Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Tenafly.

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

Previous Events

visitation
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Riewerts Memorial Home

187 South Washington Ave.
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

2-4 & 7-9 pm

cemetery
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Mt. Carmel Cemetery

10 Serpentine Rd.
Tenafly, NJ 07670

11:15 am

service
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church

29 No. Washington Ave.
Bergenfield, NJ 07621

All will gather at the church at 9:45 am for the funeral mass at 10 am.


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Guestbook

Rest in peace Bill till we see each other again in Tir na N'Og

Sarah McAuliffe Mar 29 2016 12:00 AM

Bill we will miss so so much. You were part of our daily life. What will Tony do without you? Rest peacefully

Santamaria montalbano Mar 29 2016 12:00 AM

I was at a loss for words when I got the news of his passing. The first time I ever saw him or met him was around the time his brother and my grandfather, Thomas, was in the hospital in late 2014/early 2015 down here in Virginia. I am still trying to get to know my family so I was still getting to know him. He seemed like a kind, interesting man and will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.

Eric Aaron Mar 28 2016 12:00 AM