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Michael Monterosa

September 7, 1934 ~ December 19, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old
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Michael Monterosa Obituary


Michael Monterosa

Beloved Father and Grandfather, 89



Mr. Michael Monterosa, 89, of Bridgewater, NJ, formerly of Newark and Nutley, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, December 19, 2023 at his home surrounded by his loving family.  Visitation will be at the Biondi Funeral Home of Nutley, 540 Franklin Avenue, on Thursday, December 21 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Friday, December 22 at 9:00 a.m.  There will be a funeral mass celebrated at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 120 Prospect Street, Nutley at 10:00 a.m.  The interment will be at Glendale Cemetery, 28 Hoover Avenue, Bloomfield with military honors.


Michael was born in Jersey City, NJ and resided in Newark and Nutley before moving to Bridgewater 22 years ago.  He was employed as a Code Enforcement Officer for the Township of Nutley for 18 years before retiring in 2003.  Previously he was a Warehouseman for ATT, Kearny for 32 years.  Michael served honorably in the United States Army during the Korean War.  He was a 3rd Degree Knight of Columbus with Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Nutley, Council #6195.  He also served as Past-Grand Knight and District Deputy.


He is survived by his beloved children Karen Monterosa, Michael Monterosa, Jr., and Andrea Monterosa-Heisch and his cherished grandchildren Courtney, Tyler, Rachel and Antonio.  He is also survived by his many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews.


Michael is predeceased by his wife Lillian (nee Cino) Monterosa (2022).


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael's name to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation,




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December 21, 2023

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

Funeral Mass
December 22, 2023

10:00 AM
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
120 Prospect St.
Nutley, NJ 07110

December 22, 2023

11:30 AM
Glendale Cemetery
28 Hoover Avenue
Bloomfield, NJ 07003


Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation


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