BASTA, BERNARD J.
Funeral mass was offered Aug. 25 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Bernard J. Basta “Bo,” 74, a proud lifelong downtown Jersey City resident. He passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, Aug. 20. Bernard was a mold maker for 25 years with Dixon Mills, Jersey City. He was an avid bowler and loved traveling to Atlantic City. Bernard enjoyed decorating for his favorite holiday, Christmas. He also loved listening to Elvis Presley and blues music. Bernard was the husband of 52 years to Dolores; father of Bernard, Jr., Ann Marie Basta Rivera, her husband Billy and their dog Klowee; grandfather of Jade and Bernard Basta, III; uncle of Tracey and Justin.
Services arranged by the Riotto Funeral Home and Cremation Company, Jersey City.