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Louis Albanese

May 4, 1932 - June 29, 2018

U.S. Veteran



Service Date: July 6, 2018

In Lieu of Flowers: Please make donations in his memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300 Memphis, TN 38148.

Obituaries » Louis Albanese

Dateline: Cedar Grove

Louis Albanese, age 86, passed away on Friday, June 29, 2018 at Mountainside Hospital in Glen Ridge.

He was born in Newark and lived in Cedar Grove.

Louis served his country in the United States Army from 11/12/1952 until being honorably discharged on 11/13/1954.

He was a technician and manager for Liberty Optical in Newark before retiring.

Louis was predeceased by his wife, Lucy (nee-Melillo) on 1/13/2015.

Survivors include his brother, Joseph; his sister, Ramona Barone; and by many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and great nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Thursday, July 5, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Inurnment will be on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 1:45 p.m. at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. In lieu of flowers please make donations in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300 Memphis, TN 38148.