Elsner, Frederick Fred Jr. of Totowa at rest in Wayne on February 4, 2003. Devoted husband of the late Jane (nee Cole ). Father of Nancy J. Gobbo and Norma J. Kelly. Grandfather of Owen and Gwendolyn Gobbo; and Lewis and Jane Kelly. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the graveside service at Laurel Grove Memorial Park, 295 Totowa Road, Totowa, on Thursday at 10:00 AM., where the interment will follow. There will be no visitation. Arrangements are by Festa Memorial Funeral Home 111 Union Blvd., Totowa, NJ.
Fred Elsner, Jr. age 79 of Totowa died Tuesday. Born in Paterson, NJ he lived in Totowa for most of his life He was Machinist for Curtiss-Wright Corp, Fairfield, NJ for several years before retiring many years ago. Mr. Elsner was a World War II Navy veteran, and a member of the Coast Guard Reserve. He belonged to the Totowa Happy Seniors.
Preceeding him in death was his wife:
The former Jane Cole
Nancy J. Gobbo of Palisades Park, NJ
Norma J. Kelly of Parsippany, NJ
Also survived by 4 grandchildren.
Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Boulevard, Totowa is in charge of arrangements.