• Popular neighborhoods in Paterson include: Riverside, Totowa section, Hillcrest, Old Great Falls Historic District, Stoney Road, South Paterson, Lakeview, Manor Section, Sandy Hill, Downtown Paterson, Dublin, Little Italy, Little Lima, Wrigley Park, and Northside.

  • Paterson is also known as: Passaic County / Paterson city.


  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Mark L. Polansky (pilot and astronaut), Kathryn D. Sullivan (geologist and astronaut), J. Michael Straczynski (journalist and cartoonist), Patrick Warburton (actor and voice actor), Robert Torricelli (politician and lawyer), Jemal Johnson (football player), and Arthur Lenk (lawyer).


Paterson is a true "melting pot", but no matter your traditions or beliefs planning a funeral can be a stressful experience. We strive to make this process easier. Use our site to locate the funeral providers in Paterson. Browse below to find such funeral services as cemeteries, funeral homes, cremation providers, and funeral flower arrangers.

Within a few years of its founding in 1792 Paterson was an industrial center, brandishing the power of the Great Falls of the Passaic to power its mills and factories. In the second half of the 19th century Paterson's economy became focused on the production of silk, and Paterson became to be known as the "Silk City" for its importance in national silk production.

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Paterson Obituaries

It was disclosed by The Daily Herald on April 9th, 2016 that Dorothy Jane Maxon (Murphy) died in Libertyville, Illinois.  Ms. Maxon was 94 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy Jane's life.

It was noted by San Diego Union-Tribune on February 3rd, 2016 that Julia "Beth" Culpepper (Keyes) died in San Diego, California.  Ms. Culpepper was 63 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Julia "Beth"'s life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on November 1st, 2015 that James Frederick Davenport passed on in Brooksville, Florida.  Davenport was 95 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Frederick's life.

It was noted by Providence Journal on September 14th, 2015 that Kuno Nicholas Jr Grosskurth passed on in Middletown, Rhode Island.  Grosskurth was 88 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kuno Nicholas Jr's life.

It was reported by Arizona Republic on July 19th, 2015 that Claire E Hannah passed on in Arizona.  Hannah was 97 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Claire E's life.

It was written by San Diego Union-Tribune on June 23rd, 2015 that John Bernard "Jack" Crone passed on in Visa, California.  Crone was 85 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Bernard "Jack"'s life.

It was revealed by The Star on June 13th, 2015 that Evelyn Elizabeth Skinner (Harrison) perished in Cary, North Carolina.  Ms. Skinner was 85 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Evelyn Elizabeth's life.

It was noted on April 15th, 2015 that Robert A Desimone passed away in Texas.  Desimone was 71 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert A's life.

It was disclosed by Tampa Tribune on March 3rd, 2015 that George Fritz perished in Boca Raton, Florida.  Fritz was 63 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George's life.

It was revealed by Tampa Tribune on February 6th, 2015 that Richard W Lovell passed away in Spring Hill, Florida.  Lovell was 82 years old and was born in Paterson, NJ.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard W's life.

Cemeteries in Paterson

Dale Cemetery Management Corporation

Dale Cemetery Association was incorporated on January 17, 1851, and the cemetery was dedicated on October 29th pf that year. The Association was formed by a group of twelve prominent Ossining residents as a service to the community.

Ferncliff Cemetery

In 1927, the we constructed our first mausoleum, Ferncliff Mausoleum.
We constructed our second large community mausoleum, the Shrine of Memories, beginning in 1959.
Our third community mausoleum, the Rosewood Mausoleum, was constructed in 1998.

Germonds Presbyterian Cemetery

-Dedicated as cemetery ca. 1865.
-Some Revolutionary War graves.
-Present size about 12 acres.
-Over 4300 interments to date.
-Developed and undeveloped areas
will accommodate about 4000
additional interments.

Glendale Cemetery

Since 1902, the Glendale Cemetery Association has served the needs of over 50,000 families with care and dignity. We provide a serene setting for final resting places and, most importantly, peace of mind.

Hillside Cemetery

Hillside Cemetery was established as a non-sectarian, non-profit organization in 1886 under the state laws of New Jersey, which carefully guard the rights of lot owners and ensure the safety, permanence and prudent governance of the cemetery.

Holy Rood Rc Cemetery

Holy Rood Cemetery is the cemetery of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Morristown, New Jersey, and welcomes Catholic families from the Morristown area and beyond. The original cemetery, known as St. Mary's Cemetery, was...

Laurel Grove Cemetery

In March 1872, the Hinchliffe Family founded Laurel Grove Cemetery and managed it for 127 years. CMS Mid-Atlantic, Inc., now takes pride in continuing to manage Laurel Grove as one of its premier properties in New Jersey. The original 145-acre...

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery

Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery was founded by English-speaking Methodists in 1842, who were located at The Second Street Methodist Episcopal Church on 2nd Street between Avenues C and D in Manhattan. It was then acquired by German-speaking...

MT Hebron Cemetery Association

Mount Hebron Cemetery was founded by citizens of then Cranetown and Speertown (now Montclair and Upper Montclair). The grounds are kept neatly landscaped with options to have flowers and other additional items added to a loved ones plot. The...

MT Hope Cemetery Association

Residents of Westchester and the Greater Metro Area have, since
1886, turned to Mount Hope—Southern Westchester's largest
cemetery—for individual and family burial plots in a setting whose
natural splendor, replete with rolling hills and...

Riverside Cemetery

The cemetery was planned in the style of Frederick Law Olmsted’s New York Central Park, with curving roads, and winding paths. This was no simple task, as the property had to first be transformed with trainloads of soil, a barn for the horses...

Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery

At Rosedale & Rosehill Cemetery, our mission never changes: to provide comfort in an atmosphere of peace and tranquility, one in which our families can grieve and remember their loved ones.

Rosedale Cemetery & Crematory

As a non-profit, non-sectarian Cemetery, Rosedale has respectfully served the local New Jersey community with care, compassion and dignity. Founded in 1840 and located in Montclair, Orange, and West Orange, Rosedale Cemetery remains dedicated to...

St Michael's Cemetery

St. Michael’s Cemetery is situated in the borough of Queens in New York City. Established in 1852, St. Michael’s is one of the oldest religious, nonprofit cemeteries in the New York City metropolitan area which is open to people of all faiths. It...

Calvary Cemetery
58 Mclean Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07514
Cedar Lawn Cemetery & Crmtry
Mclean Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07504

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Fishman, U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, stated in a release that just three days after Brown started leading the Long Hill parish, he opened an account with Chemical Bank that took in parish money, including funds paid by parishioners and others for ...

New Jersey pastor uses church's funds for trip to Ireland
Fishman, U.S. Attorney for New Jersey, just three days after Brown started work in his parish he opened a bank account that took in funds paid by parishioners for cemetary plots and ... been temporarily reassigned to a Paterson parish where he will serve ...

Chapter 3: The Hard Years --- Death, Illness and Accidents (1961-1965): Part I
I understood that it would be a long commute between New Jersey to Long Island everyday ... Every week we were going to another funeral parlor or to a cemetery. I became so fearful of going that at times I just refused and remained at home.

Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery, Paterson, NJ. Arrangements by Stroyan Funeral Home; 570-296-6811.

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