John Detrafford
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Obituary of John Detrafford

Detrafford, John of Paterson at rest in Wayne on July 14, 2004. Devoted husband of Awilda (nee Carrero) Detrafford. Father of Edward de Trafford, Robert de Trafford, Steven de Trafford, Richard de Trafford, Humberto Chardon, Jr., Denise de Trafford, Annette Perez and Iris C. Nazario. Also survived by 13 grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral services at the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa, on Friday at 8:00 P.M. Relatives and friends may also meet at the funeral home on Saturday at 9:00AM with cremation to follow at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Paterson. Friends may call Friday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. For more information, go to


John Detrafford age 71 of Paterson died Wednesday. Born in New York City, NY he was a lifelong resident of Paterson. He was an Employee for Paterson Shade, Paterson, NJ for many years before retiring and was a WW II Army veteran.

Survivors include his wife:

The former Awilda Carrero of Paterson

5 sons:

Edward de Trafford of NY

Robert de Trafford of PA

Steven de Trafford of CA

Richard de Trafford of Australia

Humberto Chardon, Jr. of NJ

3 daughters:

Denise de Trafford of NY

Annette Perez of NJ

Iris C. Nazario of NJ

Also survived by 13 grandchildren.

Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa is in charge of arrangements.

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