Page 14 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • August 19, 2009 Obituaries Joseph P. Cervera of Waldwick died Aug. 11. He was 60. He was employed by Compass Pharma in Clifton as a mechanical engineer. He is survived by his children Jason of Clifton, Justin of Waldwick, and Laura of Waldwick, two grandchildren, and his siblings John of Hawthorne and Philomena May. Arrangements were made by C. C. Van Emburgh Funeral Home in Ridgewood. John P. Kennedy of Waldwick died Aug. 9. He was 67. During his career as a printing pressman/journeyman, he had worked at the Daily Mirror, the ALCO-Gravure in Hoboken, the New York Post, and the New York Times. He was a past president of Local 2 of the New York Printing Pressman’s Union. He was a docent at the Hermitage in Ho-Ho-Kus and a volunteer at WBGO JAZZ88.3 FM in Newark. He is survived by his wife Georgina Wren Kennedy, his children John Wren and Elizabeth, and his siblings Patricia, James, and Joseph. Arrangements were made by Trinka-Faustini Funeral Service in Maywood. Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Bergen County Unit, 20 Mercer Street, Hackensack, NJ 07601 or WBGO JAZZ88.3 FM, 54 Park Place, Newark, NJ 07102. Donald Leslie Kersting of Ho-Ho-Kus, formerly of Ridgewood, died Aug. 3. He was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran of WWII. He was president of Kersting Brown & Co. of New York City. He served on the board of Christian A. Johnson Foundation in New York City and was an officer of the American Association of Fund Raising Council and American Association of Aging Research. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ridgewood. He is survived by his wife Doris “Dee” Kersting, his children Mark of New Jersey, Matthew of Texas and Leslie Mulcahy of Massachusetts, three grandchildren and his sister Mary Barbara MacLean of Florida. Arrangements were made by C. C. Van Emburgh Funeral Home in Ridgewood. Memorial donations may be made to Valley Hospice 15 Essex Street, Suite 301, Paramus, New Jersey 07652. Les Paul of Mahwah died Aug. 13. He was 94. One of the key figures in the development of the solid-body electric guitar, he helped transform the way sound is recorded via innovations such as multi-tracking, reverb and closemiking. He had a string of pop hits in the ‘50s. He is the only person to have been inducted into both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the National Inventors Hall of Fame. He was also the oldest person to win a Grammy in a rock category. He is survived by his children Lester “Rus” G. Paul, Gene W. Paul, Robert Paul, and adopted daughter Colleen Wess. Memorial donations may be made to the Les Paul Foundation, 236 West 30th Street, Seventh Floor, New York, New York 10001. Joseph P. Cervera John P. Kennedy Corinne Polak of Upper Saddle River died Aug. 11. She had been a fashion buyer in New York City for many years. She was a member of the Valley Hospital Auxiliary and held positions on the Northwest Bergen Regional Health Commission. She was a parishioner of the Church of the Presentation in Upper Saddle River. She is survived by her husband Maurice, her children Lisa Whitehead of Oakland and Steven Polak of Jamison, Pennsylvania, and four grandsons. Arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Funeral Home in Wyckoff. Memorial donations may be made to the Upper Saddle River Ambulance Corps, 376 West Saddle River Road, Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458. Mildred W. Reavely, nee White, of Mahwah died Aug. 7. She was 86. During World War II she volunteered for the Red Cross. She was a parishioner of Immaculate Conception Church in Mahwah. She is survived by her children Richard of Madison, Connecticut, Marilyn Tuohy of Wyckoff, Thomas of Mahwah, Nancy Mariani of Mahwah, and James of Ramsey, eight grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and her brothers John White of Hawley, Pennsylvania, Lester White of Pompton Plains, and Robert White of North Carolina. She was predeceased by her husband Vincent. Arrangements were made by Van EmburghSneider-Pernice Funeral Home in Ramsey. Memorial donations may be made to the Mary Therese Rose Fund, c/o Jack Crilly, 33 Wolfe Drive, Wanaque, NJ 07465. Eleanor Marie Rodreguez of Brooksville, Florida, formerly of Ramsey and Suffern, New York, died July 25. She is survived by her sons David and Richard Rodriguez of Brooksville, Florida and Michael and Desi Rodriguez of Knoxville, Tennessee, one granddaughter, and her brother Richard Scalione of Ridgewood. She was predeceased by her husband Desiderio Rodriguez. Arrangements were made by at Pinecrest Funeral Home in Brooksville, Florida. Gertrude V. Watson of Moodus, Connecticut, formerly of Ridgewood and Wyckoff, died Aug. 6. She was 89. She is survived by her children Judy Seltmann of Manchester, Vermont, Kathy Smith of Cromwell, Connecticut, Tom Watson of Fairfax, Virginia and Nancy Hutner of Manchester, Vermont, nine grandchildren, five great grandchildren, and her brothers Charles, Bob, Frank, and John Koegler. She was predeceased by her husband Neville. Memorial donations may be made to Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road SW, Suite 202C, Atlanta, GA 30047. Jeanette White, nee Schagen, of Glen Rock, formerly of Paterson died on Aug. 11. She was 96. She is survived by her children William W. White of Waldwick, four grandchildren, and four great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Charles H. White. Arrangements were made by the Louis Suburban Chapel in Fair Lawn. Corinne Polak Saddle River Valley Notes Flu and pneumonia vaccines available The Valley Hospital Department of Community Health and the Saddle River Board of Health will be offering flu and pneumonia vaccines to all residents over 65 years old. Vaccines will be given from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at borough hall, 100 East Allendale Avenue. Registration is required; call (201) 291-6090. Flu and pneumonia vaccines are covered by traditional Medicare Part B. Recipients must present their card at the time of service. HMO participants may choose to go to their primary care provider or choose to pay $27 for a flu vaccination. Pneumonia vaccines will be available for those who have never had a previous pneumonia vaccination. The cost is $35. Flu shots are encouraged for those who are age 65 and over, and for those with chronic illnesses. Fall tennis clinics registration open Registration is now being accepted for the 2009 fall tennis clinics. There will be one five-week session held at the Wickersham Tennis Courts, located in front of the Reynolds School. The clinics will be held on Wednesdays beginning Sept. 9. The cost is $90. Registration forms are available at borough hall or on the website at For more information call the USR Recreation Department at (201) 327-3634 or e-mail Herb gardening program offered The Edible Herb Garden will be the topic at Jacobsen Landscaping’s free seminar by Jessica Agnello on Aug. 18 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The program will be held at 11 Barnstable Court in Saddle River. Agnello will demonstrate how to grow a herb garden and Jo Marie Quinn and Nanci Gregory will give a demonstration on cooking with herbs. Refreshments will be served. Participants should wear comfortable shoes. RSVP to Betty at (201) 825-4440 or at Rain date: Aug. 25. Presentation plans events for singles The Church of the Presentation has events planned for single in the month of August. On Aug. 23 there will be a trip to Storm King Art Center located at Old Pleasant Hill Road in Mountainville, New York. They can be contacted at (845) 534-3115. The fee is $10 per adult. Beverages, lunch and deserts are available or participants can bring their own food. Meet at the church at 9 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. departure. On Aug. 30 there will be a trip to Warwick Valley Winery, 114 Little York Road in Warwick, New York, (845) 258-4858. Lunch and music are planned. Meet at the church at 9:30 a.m. for a 10 a.m. departure. RSVP to hotline voicemail at (201) 327-1313 extension 34 or email to Any last minute cancellations will also be recorded on the hotline. Mildred W. Reavely Donald Leslie Kersting Eleanor Marie Rodriguez Gertrude V. 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