Lago, James D., Jr., 68, of Lyndhurst, died on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his family. Mr Lago was born in Passaic and has been a life long resident of Lyndhurst. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War from 1970 to 1972. James was the owner of J & D Iron Works of Lyndhurst for the past 45 years. He loved to cook, saltwater fish, and was a familiar face at ShopRite. James is survived by his beloved wife, Deborah (nee Wilson) Lago, by his loving children, Daniel Lago and his wife, Susan and Mara Dixon and her husband, Robert, by his cherished grandchildren, Emma Margaret and Isla James Dixon and Ava Claire and Ryder Lago, and by his Shetland Sheepdogs. He was predeceased by his sister, Maria Karlson.
Funeral services are private and were arranged under the direction of Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst NJ 07071. We invite you to express your condolences to the Lago family on our Tribute Wall.
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.
Nazare Memorial Home, Inc. Karen Nazare Zitman Manager, Licensed Funeral Director N.J. Lic. No. 4520