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Joseph Da Cruz

Joseph M. Da Cruz

Wednesday, January 5th, 1944 - Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
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Obituary

Joseph M. Da Cruz, 75 of Barnegat, N.J. passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. Visitation will be on Friday, Oct. 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. with Funeral Service to begin at 12:00 p.m. at Shook’s Cedar Grove Funeral Home, 486 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove, N.J. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, N. Arlington, N.J. Memories and condolences may be shared at shookscedargrove.com.

Born in Faro, Portugal to Joaquim and Florence (Astengo) Da Cruz, he lived in Kearny and Jackson, N.J. before settling in Barnegat 30 years ago. Joseph was a manager at General Motors in Linden, N.J.

Joseph is pre-deceased by his parents and his brothers, Ernest and Phillip Da Cruz.

He is survived by his beloved children, Donna Da Cruz Lloyd and Daniel Da Cruz; three cherished grandchildren; one dear great-grandson; loving sister, Maria Bolyard and her husband Larry.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, October 11th, 2019 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
    When
    Friday, October 11th, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Location
    Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    486 Pompton Avenue
    Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
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  • Service

    Friday, October 11th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Friday, October 11th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    486 Pompton Avenue
    Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Holy Cross Cemetery
    Address
    340 Ridge Road
    North Arlington, NJ 07031
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Bob and Carol Latevola

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We will always smile when we think of Papa Joe. Grateful we were friends.
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Maria Bolyard

Posted at 06:21pm
I will love and miss you forever. I’m so lucky to have grown up with you. Rest In Peace, my wonderful brother.
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(973) 239-1489 486 Pompton Avenue | Cedar Grove, NJ | 07009 (973) 239-1489 Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
486 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Fax: (973) 239-2628
Email: shookscedargrove@gmail.com
(973) 239-1489 Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
486 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Fax: (973) 239-2628
Email: shookscedargrove@gmail.com
(973) 239-1489 Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
486 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Fax: (973) 239-2628
Email: shookscedargrove@gmail.com
(973) 239-1489 Shook's Cedar Grove Funeral Home
486 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Fax: (973) 239-2628
Email: shookscedargrove@gmail.com