SADDLE RIVER, N.J. -- Antone LaSala -- a resident of Saddle River, formerly of Cliffside Park -- died Friday, June 17. He was 80.
LaSala graduated from the Fordham University School of Pharmacy and worked for Rite Aid as a pharmacist and division manager in the tri-state area for 25 years. During his tenure he was appointed to the New Jersey State Board of Pharmacy.
He was a parishioner of St Gabriel's Church, in Saddle River.
LaSala is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lucille (LoRusso) LaSala; children Michael LaSala, Natalie and her husband John McNaught, Geraldine LaSala, and Christine LaSala; grandchildren Antonia and David McNaught, Victoria LaSala and Ava LaSala; and sister Maryann Buruchian.
Visiting hours will be from 4-8 p.m. on Monday, June 20, at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, 257 Godwin Ave., in Wyckoff. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Gabriel's Church, 88 E. Saddle River Rd., in Saddle River.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Tribute Program, or by mail to P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, TN 38101-9950, or by clicking here.