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Obituary for Joseph Bologna

BOLOGNA, Joseph, age 65, of Garfield, died on August 27, 2023. Born and raised in Palermo, Sicily-Italy for 13 years, Joseph emigrated to the United States settling in Garfield 52 years ago. He was a cook 40 years with Michele's Restaurant retiring in 2021, he was a parishioner of both Our Lady of Mt. Virgin RC Church and Most Holy Name RC Church, Garfield, and he was a member of the Knights of Columbus in North Haledon. Joseph is predeceased by a brother, Eduardo Bologna, a nephew, Vito Palmadessa, and his parents, Filippo and Giovanna Bologna. He is survived by three dear siblings, Riccardo Bologna, Nancy Palmadessa and Salvatore Bologna, he was a beloved uncle to Lucrezia Damato and husband Ciro, Michael Damato, Philip Bologna, Mario Bologna and Joseph Bologna. Visiting Thursday 7 to 9 pm. The funeral is Friday, September 1, 2023, arriving at the Aloia Funeral Home at 10 am followed by a 11 am mass at Our Lady of Mt. Virgin RC Church, Garfield. Entombment St. Nicholas Cemetery, Lodi. The Bologna family is in the care of the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). Condolences/Directions visit