Ringwood, NJ: Joseph Michael Sulsona, 85 years old, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at Chilton Medical Center, Pequannock Twp., NJ. Born to Louis and Louisa Sulsona in New York City, NY, he was raised in the City before moving to Ringwood, NJ 48 years ago.
Joseph served with the United States Air Force during the Korean War 1953-1957 and then worked as a Supervisor and Computer Operator for Columbia University in New York City for many years retiring in 2001. Joseph enjoyed coin and stamp collecting, World War II history, dedicated to his country and Family a New York Yankees Fan. He was best remembered as a doting husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Joseph is predeceased by 3 brothers, Joaquim, David and Julie and a sister, Miriam and is the beloved husband for 61 years of Elsie Sulsona(nee Rosado). Devoted father of Michael K. Sulsona and his wife, Teresa of Butler, NJ, Joseph A. Sulsona of Ringwood, NJ and Donna M. Sulsona of Vernon Twp., NJ. Loving grandfather of Sara, Michael, David and Dina. Cherished great grandfather of Amira. Dear brother of Candida Frybergh of Long Island, NY and Mary Lucy Sulsona of North Carolina.
The family will receive their friends for a memorial visitation at Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94(1 Vanderhoof Court for GPS), Vernon, NJ from 1-2 PM on Saturday, February 27, 2021. Due to government restrictions, a total of 105 people will be allowed in the funeral home at any one time. Memorial serv ice to follow at the funeral home at 2 PM. Cremation was private. Memorial gifts to a favorite charity would be greatly appreciated.