November 18, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES IV • Page 17 Obituaries Ruth Bauer of Midland Park died Nov. 8. She was 84. She had been employed in the accounting department of Johnson & Johnson Co. in Ramsey and New Brunswick. Previous to that, she was a bookkeeper/treasurer for Jacobs Manufacturing in Paterson. She was a member of the Passaic County Historical Society Genealogy Club in Paterson and the Genealogical Society of Bergen County. She was a former member of the Central Reformed Church in Paterson and a member of the Faith Reformed Church in Midland Park. She is survived by her children Brian H. Bauer of Griswold, Connecticut, and Kenneth W. Bauer of Glen Rock, four grandchildren, and her sisters Jane Verbeke of Hawthorne and Grace Platvoet of Hamburg. She was predeceased by her husband William H. Bauer Jr. Arrangements were made by Browning Forshay Funeral Home in Hawthorne. Memorial contributions may be made to the Passaic County Historical Society Genealogy Club, c/o Lambert Castle, Valley Road, Paterson, NJ 07503. Patrick J. Goodwin of Glen Rock died Nov. 7. He was 55. He was a partner in C.C. Controlled Combustion for 29 years. He is survived by his wife Joann (nee Shea), his children Megan and Thomas, his mother Eileen (nee Windels), and his siblings William, Michael, Kathy Coursey, Clare Ryan and Eileen Morch. He was predeceased by his father William Goodwin. Arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Colonial Home, Inc. in Fair Lawn. Stephen D. Hendricks of Ramsey died Nov. 8. He was 45. He was employed with Viewpoint Labs in New York City. He is survived by his parents Jim and LeNore (nee Rashid) Hendricks. Arrangements were made by Van EmburghSneider-Pernice Funeral Home in Ramsey. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice. Miriam D. Kissane of Ridgewood died Nov. 11 She was 85. She had been employed as an executive secretary for American Management Association in New York City. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Ridgewood. She was a past president of the Rosary Altar Society and a member of the Catholic Daughters. She was a hospice volunteer and served on the board of directors of the Community Thrift Shop and was a member of Highlights in Leisure Time. She is survived by her siblings Wil- Ruth Bauer liam J. Kissane, Patricia White and Dorothy Nothofer, and many nieces and nephews. Arrangements were made by Feeney Funeral Home in Ridgewood. Edward J. Mulhare of Ridgewood died Nov. 8. He was 17. He was a senior at Ridgewood High School in Ridgewood. He is survived by his parents Keith and Elizabeth Mulhare of Ridgewood, his brother Blaine of Ridgewood and his grandparents Edward and Kathleen Mulhare of River Edge and John and Theresa Sagurton of Bronx, New York. He was predeceased by his brother Ian. Arrangements were made by C.C. Van Emburgh Funeral in Ridgewood. Memorial donations may be made to the National Alopecia Areata Foundation, 4 Mitchell Blvd. San Rafael, CA, 94903. Mary H. O’Dowd of Wyckoff, formerly of Emerson, died Nov. 8. Before retiring, she was secretary for the Program for the Hearing Impaired for Bergen County Special Services. She is survived by her husband Joseph, her children Eileen Clancy, Cynthia Piano, Sarah, William and James O’Dowd, seven grandchildren, and her siblings Anne Kennedy, Jane Kenney, Catherine Gorman and William Hartman. Arrangements were made by Petrik Funeral Home in Bogota. Memorial donations may be made to Christian Health Care Center, Wyckoff, NJ 07481. Ellen Skudera, nee Jacovetto, of Midland Park died Nov. 11. She was 96. Before retiring, she was an embroiderer for Commodare Co. of Fairview. She is a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Fairview. She is survived by her son Robert Skudera of Midland Park, five grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband William and her son William. Arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Funeral Home in Wyckoff. Dorothy Helen Sigler, nee Griggs, of Westwood, formerly of Ramsey, died Nov. 4. She was 81. She is survived by her children Robert B. Sigler of Ramsey, Debra Greulich of Lancaster, South Carolina, and Gordon W. Sigler of Dumont, six grandchildren, and her brother Jack Griggs of Seminole, Florida. She was predeceased by her husband William E. Sigler. Arrangements were made by Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home in Ramsey. Memorial donations may be made to the Thomas J. Riley Senior Center in Westwood or the Hackensack University Medical Center Inpatient Hospice Unit. Rusty Thompson of Pompton Plains, formerly of HoHo-Kus, died Nov. 11. She was 81. She was employed in educational administration for 40 years. She served the Borough of Ho-Ho-Kus as the first councilwoman from 1991 through 1995 and as the first woman mayor from 1996 through 2003. During her tenure in office, she was a member of the planning board, commissioner of public relations, deputy commissioner of roads and parks, council liaison to library board, council liaison to Ho-Ho-Kus Edward J. Mulhare Mary H. O’Dowd Patrick J. Goodwin Ellen Skudera Stephen D. Hendricks Chamber of Commerce, council liaison to recreation commission, co-chairperson Ho-Ho-Kus 300th anniversary, chairperson ADA Transition Plan, chairperson Ho-Ho-Kus 2000 Census, member of the Bergen County Northwest Mayors Association, the Bergen County Mayors Association, and Local Emergency Management Council. She was a member of the Ho-Ho-Kus Blood Donors Association, the Explorer Scout Scholarship Committee, the HoHo-Kus Woman’s Club, the Hermitage Advisory Council, The Community Church Guild, the Cedar Crest Protestant Council, the Ho-Ho-Kus Branch of the Valley Hospital Auxiliary, and was previously a Valley Hospital volunteer. She was retired charter organization representative to Troop 54 and Cub Pack 54 from which she retired after 20 years of service as a member of the troop committee. She was given honorary member status by the Ho-Ho-Kus Volunteer Ambulance Corps, the Ho-Ho-Kus Volunteer Fire Department, the Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department, and the Auxiliary of the Ho-Ho-Kus Fire Department. She was a member of The Community Church of Ho-Ho-Kus. She is survived by her daughter, Martha Jane Ellis Miller, her stepson, John Thompson, six nieces and nephews, and 13 great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husbands Stuart Thompson and John A. Ellis, her sons Charles Thompson and Jackie Ellis, her grandson Eric Miller, and her siblings Peter Jared Paulison Jr. and Anne Tabbert. Arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Funeral Home in Wyckoff. A memorial service will be held in the Ho-HoKus Community Church, 400 Warren Avenue on Sunday, Nov. 22 at 3 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Ho-Ho-Kus Volunteer Fire Department, the Ho-Ho-Kus Volunteer Ambulance Corps, The Community Church of Ho-Ho-Kus, or the Ho-Ho-Kus Police Department. Donald S. Uhlig of Wyckoff died Nov. 8. He was 51. He was the president of Don Uhlig Associates. He had coached soccer and softball with the Wyckoff Recreation Department. He is survived by his wife Brenda Uhlig (nee Paul), his daughter Blair, his mother Lillian “Billie” Uhlig (nee Schweizer) of Wyckoff, and his sister Leslie Schmidt of Clifton. He was predeceased by his father Elmer Uhlig. Arrangements were made by Vander Plaat Funeral Home in Wyckoff. Memorial donations may be made to an education fund established for his daughter, Blair. For more information contact Laurie Wulster or Kathy Franco both of Wyckoff or www.vpfh.com. Marion H. Wooden of Franklin Lakes died Nov. 5. She was 97. She was a member of Grace Community Church in Franklin Lakes. She is survived by her children Jane Crowl (nee Dancey), Lynn Gottlieb and Courtney Murphy, six grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. Arrangements were made by Oakland Memorial Funeral Home in Oakland. Memorial donations may be made to Grace Community Church, 886 Franklin Avenue, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417 or Valley Hospice, Dorothy B. Kraft Center, Third Floor, 15 Essex Road, Paramus, NJ 07452. Donald S. Uhlig Dorothy Helen Sigler Miriam D. Kissane Rusty Thompson Marion H. Wooden Humanity Awards (continued from page 9) Walk and was particularly inspired by his participation in the Holiday Festival, in which students visit children from Paterson during the holiday season. Once a week, he volunteers in the Homework Helpers program at Franklin Lakes Public Library. Summers have found Peligri traveling with the Overland Program to the Berkshires, MA and Santa Fe, NM to teach impoverished children reading, writing, and English skills. Rice volunteers at Project Lovematch, a not-for-profit organization that provides recreational tennis to a special needs population ranging in age from eight to 42 with limitations of autism, mental retardation, Down syndrome, visual and neurological impairments, cerebral palsy, and attention deficit disorder. She provides instruction to small groups and in one-on-one situations and has continuously demonstrated kindliness and compassion to the special Providing emotional and athletes with whom she has been involved. She has served spiritual support, professional as a one-on-one instructor for a teenage girl with Down counseling and financial and syndrome for the last severalassistance to New material years, and is considered an outstanding role Jersey Rice’s efforts have favorably model. Children with cancer and their impressed her student’s family. families. You The Humanity Award recipients will be x Deductible a Ta recognized at rD gala celebration held 7 p.m. onaSaturday, Nov. 21, at Cedar on tions are Hill Church, 422 Cedar Hill Avenue, Wyckoff. Each honoree will receive a certificate appreciation from CLCC and from the Bergen County Executive’s Office. The celebration will include musical presentations offered by Broadway stars Julie Hanson and Richard Stillman, and talented teens. Box 212 - Dept. H, Midland Park, NJ 07432 PO or For more our office 174 Paterson Ave., Midland Park drop by information about the Humanity Awards or the Creative Living Counseling Center, call (201) 327-2424, extension 260, or visit www.creativelivingresource.org. 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