PARAMUS, N.J. -- John S. Musarra Sr., a Paramus resident and formerly of Teaneck, died Saturday, Jan. 9. He was 98.
An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of American Legion Post 170 in Rochelle Park.
Before retiring, Musarra owned Motor Par Sales, in Manhattan. He was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Visitation Church in Paramus
Musarra is survived by his wife of 68 years, Consolina (nee Curcio); children Angela Mattiace and her husband John of Paramus, John Musarra Jr. of Closter, and James Musarra and his wife Liza of Paramus; grandchildren Sean and his fiancée Mary, Matthew and his wife Samantha, Ryan, Julie and Alyssa; and great-grandson Cole.
Visiting hours will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 S. Farview Ave., Paramus. The funeral service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at the funeral home, followed by a 10 a.m. funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Visitation Church, 234 N. Farview Ave., Paramus. Entombment will be at the Garden of Memories in Washington Township.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, or by clicking here.
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