Louis J. Campagna, World War II Veteran, Dies at 93

Courtesy of Legacy.com

Louis J Campagna

AGE: 93 • Manchester

Louis J. Campagna, 93, of Manchester died Sunday April 20, 2014 at Community Medical Center in Toms River.

He worked as a Comptroller for 30 years for Standard Chemical products in Hoboken and then as a Realtor for AG Marano Associates in Ridgefield for 14 years before retiring in 1990.

He served in the Army Air Corps as a Corporal during WWII from 1942-1945.

Mr. Campagna was born in Bayonne. He lived in Cliffside Park for 28 years before moving to Manchester in 2001. He was a Past President of the Hoboken Kiwanis Club, Chairman of the Hoboken Red Cross Fund Drive and a member of the Parents without Partners Chapter #548 in Clifton.

He was a founding member and director of "The Diversities", a volunteer entertainment group for the local hospitals and nursing homes. He was a parishioner of the Epiphany Church in Cliffside Park and St John's Church in Lakehurst.

He is survived by his son, Fredrick and wife Lois of Woodcliff Lake, two grandchildren, Eric and Michael, and his devoted companion, Doris Zorn.

Visitation is Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m, with a 6:30 p.m. service at Oliverie Funeral Home 2925 Ridgeway Rd, Manchester. Entombment is Friday at 11 a.m. at  Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Boys Town. P.O. Box 6000, Boys Town, NE 68010 or Salesian Mission 2 Lefevre Lane, New Rochelle, NY 10801-5710. For directions, or to send online condolences, please visit our website at www.oliveriefuneralhome.com.


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