Francesco Ferrara


Francesco "Ciccio" Ferrara, 86, of Ridgefield, NJ, born in Piano di Sorrento, Italy, entered into eternal rest on March 3, 2020.

Loving husband of Lucy (nee Gargiulo), Loving father of Frank and his wife Gail, Carl and his wife Ann, Teresa Andriopoulos and her husband Pantelis, and Laura Santamaria and her husband John. Loving brother of Maria Ferrara. Cherished grandfather of Carl, Nicholas, Danielle, Peter, Jamie, Michael, Gabriel, and Christian. 

Treasured great grandfather of John.

Predeceased by his sister Teresa Conzo. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. 

Friends and family may come to Blackley Funeral Home, 809 Broad Avenue, Ridgefield, NJ on Friday 4pm - 8pm. Gathering on Saturday at 9am at the funeral home. Funeral Mass at St. Matthew RC Church, 555 Prospect Avenue, Ridgefield at 10am. Graveside to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. 

Donations in his memory may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. 

Evelyn M. Prato

 Evelyn M. Prato, of Ridgefield, NJ, entered into eternal rest on March 3, 2020 blessed with a long life of 101 years.  She is predeceased by her husband Edward Prato, and by her daughter Karen Corlett. Loving mother of Yvonne Troia.  Cherished grandmother of Kara Covello and her husband David, and Brian Corlett. Treasured great-grandmother of Kyle and Dylan Covello.  Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8PM at Blackley Funeral Home, 809 Broad Avenue, Ridgefield, NJ.  Funeral Service will be celebrated on Friday at 10:30 AM at St. James Episcopal Church, 514 Abbott Ave., Ridgefield, followed by graveside prayers at Hackensack Cemetery, Hackensack.