GERARD ACCOMANDO, age 74, of Jackson Twp., NJ passed away on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at his home. He was born in Newark and had resided in Kenilworth before settling in Jackson Twp. 10 years ago.
Gerard was an industrial arts teacher with the Newark Board of Education, retiring after 42 years of dedicated service.
In addition, he earned a Master’s Degree in Industrial Arts from Montclair State University and was a communicant of St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church in Jackson Twp.
Gerard was predeceased by his parents, Americo and Raphaella Accomando. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Cathleen; his sons, Gerard Accomando and his wife, Jill and Peter Accomando and his companion, Krystal Vullo; his grandchildren, Ryan and Sean Accomando; his brother, Anthony Accomando; and by his step-daughter, Katherine Aquino and her husband, Salvatore.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his Funeral Liturgy on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM at St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church, 935 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ. Please gather at the church at 9:15 AM. For directions, further information and to offer condolence messages to the family, please select a tab on the left.