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Ellen M. (nee-Kopacka) Narducci

August 5, 1921 - May 17, 2018

Owned Makar’s Pub in Randolph Twp


Service Date:

In Lieu of Flowers: Hospice at County Inn. 1095 Tabor Road, Morris Plains NJ 07950.

Obituaries » Ellen M. (nee-Kopacka) Narducci

Dateline: Morris Plains

Ellen Makar (nee-Kopacka) Narducci, Age 96 graced this earth with beauty and style. She made a peaceful transition out of this life on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at The Country Inn in Morris Plains surrounded by her devoted loved ones.

Ellen was born in Garfield and was a lifelong resident of Parsippany and Hanover Twp before moving to Morris Plains.

She owned Makar’s Pub in Randolph Twp for many years with her first husband the late George Makar Sr. who predeceased her in death in 1977 before it sold in 1984.

Ellen’s Passion was working outside on her beautiful lawns and gardens.

She was the devoted wife of the late Alfonso Narducci, who passed away on 11/14/13.

Ellen was the devoted mother of George D. Makar of Virginia Beach and cherished grandmother of Terri Makar-Walter of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Anthony J. Makar and his wife, Anna of Lady’s Island, S.C. She was also blessed with four great-grandchildren. Ellen was the dearest sister of Mrs. Eleanor Loia and Mike of Hanover Twp and the late Mr. Albert Kopacka and his wife, Helen of Bath, PA and also the late Rudolph and Richard Kopacka.

Arrangements were private under the direction of the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973) 887 – 3235 or visit In lieu of flowers please make donations in Ellen’s memory to Hospice at County Inn. 1095 Tabor Road, Morris Plains NJ 07950.