Obituary of Lois Agnes Bednar
It is with deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Lois Agnes Bednar (nee) White on Sunday, August 22. Lois passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family. Although she will be missed, we are comforted knowing she is with her husband Matt of 64 years who passed 1 month and 1 day prior.
Lois was born in Dover, April 9, 1936. She was raised in Boonton; and after marriage, she and Matt raised their 7 children in Montville.
Lois, in her younger years, had a talent for drawing. In school she was a cheerleader. She had many lifelong friends including, but not limited to, Denise Drugac, Fran Mackin, Joyce Lance, Janet Bentley, Jean Glennon, Ginny Dolce, Shirley King and Sally Regan.
Lois was an LPN, but mostly enjoyed raising her family. She had also worked for KayPENTAX in later years, where she shared in the comradeship with other employees along with her daughter who worked there as well.
Lois was predeceased by her husband Matthew, her parents Agnes and William, and her brother William.
Lois was the loving mother of Joseph (Debbie), Matthew, Patricia Gonzalez, Gary, John, Mary Del Vecchio (Christian) and Maureen Laverty (Fiance' Kenny Zaun)
She was the cherished Grandmother of Christina Gonzalez, Shauen Laverty (Lindsay), Amanda Colucci, Parker (Madison), and Alexander (Brendan)
She was the adored Great Grandmother of Frankie Chiocca, Macy and Lucian Gonzalez.
Visiting will be held on Monday, August 30, 2021 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at Dangler Lewis & Carey Funeral Home, 312 West Main Street in Boonton.
A Funeral Mass will be offered on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at St. Pius X R.C. Church, 24 Changebridge Road in Montville. Interment will follow at St. Cyril and Methodius Cemetery, Pine Street in Boonton.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in the name of Lois to St. Jude Children’s Research, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Letters of condolence may be posted at danglerlewisandcareyfuneralhome.com