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Alice D. (Tauchus) McManus

October 17, 1933 ~ December 27, 2023 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Alice McManus Obituary

Alice D. McManus

Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and Sister, 90


Alice Doris (nee Tauchus) McManus passed away peacefully on December 27th 2023.  Visitation will be at the Biondi Funeral Home of Nutley, 540 Franklin Avenue on Wednesday, January 3 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Thursday, January 4 at 9:30 a.m.  There will be a funeral mass celebrated at Holy Family Church, 28 Brookline Avenue, Nutley at 10:30 a.m.  The entombment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum, 340 Ridge Road, North Arlington.


Alice was born on October 17th, 1933 in Brooklyn, NY to Anthony and Stella (nee Zemaitis) Tauchus.  She grew up in Brooklyn where she met her husband John who was a U.S. Marine guard at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.  After marrying in 1950, John and Alice moved back to his hometown of Belleville, NJ where they raised their family.  In 1969 they purchased a confectionary store named “Alice & Mac’s” on Washington Avenue which they ran for the next 28 years.  Alice will be remembered for her love of animals and the care she gave them.


She is survived by her beloved sons John and his wife Janice, Ronald and his wife Laurie; her three cherished grandchildren Jennifer Burrows and her husband Andrew, Jessi-lyn Neuberger and her husband Frank, and Vincent McManus; her two loving step-grandchildren Alyssa Waldron and her husband Adam, and Danielle Chipelo and her husband Tony; her 10 precious great-grandchildren: and her loving sister Patricia Marcario.  She is also survived by her many loving nieces, nephews and friends.


Alice is predeceased by her husband John (Mac) McManus (1996), her grandson Ronald McManus, her brother Frank Tauchus, and her three sisters: Anne Mitchell, Victoria Hearn, and Catherine Tauchus.


In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Bloomfield Animal Shelter, 61 Bukowski Place, Bloomfield, or to the animal shelter of your choice.


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January 3, 2024

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Biondi Funeral Home
540 Franklin Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110

Funeral Mass
January 4, 2024

10:30 AM
Holy Family Church
28 Brookline Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110

January 4, 2024

12:00 PM
Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum (Ridge Road, North Arlington)


Bloomfield Animal Shelter
61 Bukowski Place, Bloomfield, NJ 07003 AL
Tel: 1-973-748-0194


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