Tracey, Ruth E., 96, of Lyndhurst, died on Monday, April 2, 2018. Ms. Tracey was born in Norwich, Connecticut and lived in Belleville for several years before moving to Lyndhurst in 1947. Ruth worked for H&G Industries in Belleville for 42 years, retiring in 1987. She then worked as a receptionist for Sacred Heart Church in Lyndhurst for 28 years. Ruth is predeceased by her beloved parents William J. and Estelle A. Tracey, by her dear sister and brother, Doris Glogoza and William J. Tracey, and by her cherished nieces, Kathleen Quinlan and Ruth Ann Cerami. She is survived by her sister-in-law, Doris Tracey, by her loving nieces and nephews, Richard Glogoza, Susan Armeno, Joseph Glogoza, Mary Jones, Michael Tracey, and Kathleen Tracey Leadbeater, and by many great nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, NJ on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 from 4 - 8 PM. All will gather at the funeral home on Thursday, April 5 at 9 AM then to Sacred Heart Church, Lyndhurst where at 10 AM a funeral mass will be offered. Interment, Saturday, April 7 at 11:30 AM, St. Mary's Cemetery, Manahawkin, NJ. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ruth's memory to Sacred Heart Church's parish operating expenses.
Three generations of a family that took root in Lyndhurst and have created a legacy to be the people you know with respect, dignity and compassion for all those who pass through our doors. For close to 90 years the Nazare Memorial Home has been a pillar of service to the people of Lyndhurst and its bordering communities.