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Durak Arifaj

Durak Arifaj

Thursday, August 5th, 1937 - Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Durak Arifaj, age 83, of Garfield, passed on February 26, 2021. He was born and raised in Peqan, Kosove for 31 years. Fulfilling his dreams, he emigrated to the United States. As a proud American citizen, he would always remain devoted to his homeland and his involvement in the Albanian community. Durak was the owner of Mr. D’s Pizza in Wallington for 10 years before retiring in 2003. He is predeceased by two brothers, Jashar and Hysni. Durak is survived by a loving wife, Lule Arifaj, and three cherished children; Fadil Zod Arifaj, Sofia Giusto, and Nafia Gerbeshi; as well as four adored grandchildren; Shpresa, Besnik, Brianda, and Brandon; and a dear brother, Ali Morina. The viewing will be held on Monday, March 1, 2021 from 5 to 8 PM at the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Avenue, Garfield, NJ (973-340-7077). Burial is private. Condolences visit aloiafuneral.com
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Entela Mamo

Posted at 03:53pm
Gjyshi brought so many gifts to our life. We will never forget you !We will always love you gjyshi!! With so much love Entela and family!!!
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Ragip & Drita

Posted at 02:08pm
Ngushellime per bacin Durak. Zoti e shperbleft me gjehnet. Qoft i perjetshem kujtimi per te.
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Amanda Chapman

Posted at 10:48am
We got to know Mr. D many years ago when Sofia and her family moved next door to us. I loved sitting with him listening to his stories of growing up and his journey to America. He was a lovely man and he adored his family. Please accept our heartfelt condolences on your loss. Amanda and Family

Audrey Piscitello

Posted at 08:50am
We are so sorry to hear that Durak (Sal) has passed away. We were neighbors for so many years. We send our deepest condolences to Lule, and his children, John, Sofia and Nafia and his Grandchildren. Rest in Peace Sal.
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Michael J. Giusto

Posted at 10:20pm
With our love and deepest sympathy. The Giusto Family.
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