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Cecilia (nee-Biondo) O' Hara

December 27, 1930 - May 30, 2019

Co-owner of O’Hara’s Clipper Ship restaurant in Newark


Service Date: June 3, 2019

In Lieu of Flowers: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300 Memphis, TN 38148

Obituaries » Cecilia (nee-Biondo) O' Hara

Dateline: Parsippany

Cecilia “Ceil” (nee-Biondo) O’Hara passed away on Thursday May 30, 2019 at her home. She was 88.

She was born and raised in Newark. Cecilia moved to Parsippany in 1974.

Cecilia was a receptionist and human resource assistant for Fabricated Plastic Inc. in Morristown for 25 years before retiring in 2007. She also co-owned and operated along with her husband, O’Hara’s Clipper Ship Restaurant in Newark for 18 years.

She was a member of St. Christopher R.C. Church in Parsippany where she participated in prayer group and seniors club.

She is pre-deceased by her late husband, Joseph J. who passed away on 6/2/2001 and 9 brothers & sisters.

Survivors include her son: Robert “Bob” and his wife Gayle; Granddaughter: Leslie Jasiecki-O’Hara and her wife Lisa; her Grandson: Robert “Rob” and his wife Remina; her grandchildren: Kayla, Olivia, Joseph, and Madison; Her fifteen nieces and nephews.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend her Funeral on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:00a.m. from the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973) 887-3235 or visit With her Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered at 10:00a.m. at St Christopher R.C. Church, 1050 Littleton Rd, Parsippany, NJ 07054. Interment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting hours are on Sunday from 1:00pm-4:00p.m. at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in her memory St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300 Memphis, TN 38148