FAIR LAWN, N.J. -- Joseph Boylan, of Fair Lawn, died Sunday, Oct. 30.
He lived in Fair Lawn for 46 years and worked at Nabisco for 42 years.
He was a U.S. Army veteran known as “Poppa Joe.”
He was predeceased by his wife, Bernice (Meindak) Boylan.
He is survived by his children, Diane Boylan, Linda Shatwell and husband Brian and Joanne Bernier and husband Robert; grandchildren, Jennifer Shatwell and husband Jonathan Dietrich, Justin Shatwell and wife Amy Walker and Robert, Brooke and Vincent Bernier; great-grandchild, Sebastian Fox Shatwell; and siblings, Annabelle Rustici and John Boylan.
He will be laid to rest Friday in George Washington Memorial Park. A funeral Mass begins at 9:30 a.m. at St. Anne R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne St., Fair Lawn. Visitation will be from, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn.