Obituaries

Audrey M. Borkowski 

Audrey M. Borkowski (nee Mohr) of Kearny entered into eternal rest at Select Specialty Hospital in Rochelle Park on March 10.

Arrangements were by the Armitage Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny. A funeral Mass was held at Our Lady of Sorrows and burial followed in Holy Cross Cemetery. www.armitagewiggins.com

Born in Newark, Audrey moved to Kearny after getting married and resided there until her death. She leaves behind her beloved husband of 58 years, Chester Borkowski, and her loving children Emily and Peter, also of Kearny. She also leaves behind her sister Harriet Ellison, along with several nieces and nephews. Her brother Richard Mohr passed away in 1988.

Donations may be made to The Children’s Memorial Garden in Winding River Park in Toms River. This garden is in memory of children that have left us too soon. Donations are tax deductible and can be sent to TCF Garden Fund, P.O. Box 485, Toms River, N.J. 08754 (www.oceantcf.com/memorialgarden.htm ) or a charity of your own choice.

Jose D. Domingo

Jose D. Domingo, of Harrison, entered into eternal rest at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, on Wednesday, March 11. He was 82.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Mulligan Funeral Home, 331 Cleveland Ave., Harrison. A funeral service was held at the funeral home. His cremation was private. For information, or to send condolences to the family, please visit www.mulliganfh.com.

Born in Argentina, Jose emigrated to the U.S. in 1962 settling in Queens, N.Y., before moving to the West Hudson area 43 years ago. Jose worked as a printer for Paquet Corporation, Passaic, for many years before retiring in 1998. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Harrison. In his free time he enjoyed hunting, fishing and collecting stamps.

He is survived by his beloved wife Blanca Paulina Domingo (nee Scattolini), loving children Walter Domingo and Miriam Domingo Pace, cherished grandchildren Gabriela and Alyssa Pace, dear siblings Haydee Mateosian, Sonia Arraez and Maria Clara Oliva. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by his parents Palmira Angeloni Domingo and Pablo Domingo.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, Va. 22312 or in care of the funeral home in loving memory of Jose.

Joseph A. Poland Sr. 

Joseph A. Poland Sr. entered into eternal rest on March 13 at home. He was 76.

Born in Dublin, Ireland, he lived most of his life in North Arlington.

Arrangements were by the Armitage Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny. A funeral Mass was held at Queen of Peace Church followed by burial in Holy Cross Cemetery. www.armitagewiggins.com

Joe was a retired foreman at Holy Cross Cemetery. He was an active member of Queen of Peace Church serving as an usher and also was in the Knights of Columbus.

He is survived by his devoted wife Maureen (nee Kavanagh), his loving children and their spouses Denise B. and Dominick Orovio, Joseph A. Jr. and Angelica Poland and Lisa E. and John Minervini. Brother of Nellie Hennessy, Clare O’Neill and Carleen Doyle, he is also survived by his cherished grandchildren Anthony, Christopher, Travis, Kali-Bridget, Jessica, Joseph, Melissa, Michael and Jeremy. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to The Wounded Warrior Project.

Thomasina Stoner

Thomasina Stoner (nee Dougan) died March 14. She was 74.

Born in Kearny, she moved to Carteret 20 years ago.

Visiting will be on Tuesday, March 17, from 9 to 11 a.m., at the Armitage Wiggins Funeral Home, 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. from the funeral home and burial will follow in Arlington Cemetery. www.armitagewiggins.com

Thomasina was the wife of the late Ronald Stoner and Jack Gross. She is survived by her loving companion Frank Hervin, her daughter Kathy and her husband John Planer and grandchildren Rachel and David. She was predeceased by her brother Sam Dougan.

She was a secretary at Paquet Oneida in Clifton. She loved to bowl and had been a member of the Liberty Chapter Order of Eastern Star. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to the American Cancer Society.

Dorothy Warzenski 

Dorothy Warzenski (nee Osmul), of Harrison, entered into eternal rest at Alaris Health at Kearny on Friday, March 13. She was 89.

The funeral will be conducted from the Mulligan Funeral Home, 331 Cleveland Ave., Harrison, on Tuesday, March 17, at 10:30 am. A funeral Mass will be offered at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, Harrison, at 11 am. Friends may call on Tuesday from 9:45 am. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. For information, directions or to send condolences to the family, please visit www.mulliganfh.com.

Born in Kearny, Dorothy was a lifelong resident of Harrison. She worked as an administrative secretary for many years for RCA, Inc., Harrison. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, and was active in many of the churches organizations and activities, volunteering much of her time following her retirement. She often volunteered at bingo and was a member of the OLC Rosary Society. She was also a member of the Holy Cross Seniors, Holy Cross Church Cancer Guild and the Newark Seniors.

Predeceased by her husband, Alfred Warzenski (2004) Dorothy is survived by her close friends Anna Barbosa and family and Wafaa Chia and family as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. She was predeceased by her 11 brothers and sisters.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, 115 S. Third St., Harrison, N.J. 07029 or in care of the funeral home in loving memory of Dorothy.

The Observer Staff