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Jay J. Paganelli

February 15, 1949 — October 20, 2023

Jay J. Paganelli, 74, lifelong resident of Lyndhurst, New Jersey recently of Belleville, NJ passed away peacefully on Friday, October 20, 2023 at Clara Maas Medical Center. Beloved husband of Michele (nee Dowd) Paganelli. Loving father of Jennifer Paganelli & Danny, Jessica Sanchez & Dallas, Daniel Paganelli & MaryKate, and Michael Paganelli. Cherished step-father of Lexus Lopez. Adored grandfather of Dallas Jacob "DJ", Angelina, Olivia, and Veronica. Dear brother of Janell, Gail, Susan, and Kim. Jay was employed at Holy Cross Cemetery from 1987 until retiring in 2017. Friends will be received Tuesday 4-8PM at the Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, 425 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, New Jersey. Cremation Private. 

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Tuesday, October 24, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home

425 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071

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