Andrew Favata

Andrew Favata

Thursday April 30, 1936 - Friday September 13, 2019
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Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather & Great-Grandfather

Andrew Favata, 83 of Nutley passed away on Friday, September 13, 2019. Born in Newark, the son of the late Leonard and Louise (Zuppa) Favata, he lived in Bloomfield prior to moving to Nutley.
Andrew attended Upsala College of East Orange and retired as an insurance agent. He was a history and artifact enthusiast, an avid newspaper reader and absolutely loved being around his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The beloved husband of the late Phyllis (Bongiovanni) Favata, he is survived by his children, Louise Ruffo and her husband, Peter, Andrea Malone and her husband, Robert, Leonard Favata and his wife, Michele, Andrew Favata and his wife, Maria and Victoria Moran and her husband, Chris; his brother, Pasquale "Pat" Favata and his wife, Carol; 7 grandchildren, Christina Yurkosky and her husband, Steven, Stephanie Ruffo, Deanna Favata-Mangione and her wife, Brittany, Nicholas Favata, Alexa Malone, Alyssa and Andrew Favata and his great-grandchildren, Angelina and Luke Yurkosky. Along with his parents, he was also predeceased by his grandson, Leonard Favata.

A committal service will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 in the chapel at Gate of Heaven Cemetery Mausoleum, 225 Ridgedale Avenue, East Hanover, NJ at 11 a.m.

The entombment will immediately follow the service.

Visitors will be received at the S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home, 267 Centre St., Nutley on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the National Shrine of St. Gerard, c/o St. Lucy's Church, 118 7th Avenue, Newark, NJ 07104 would be preferred.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    S.W. Brown & Son Funeral Home
    267 Centre Street
    NUTLEY, NJ 07110
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  • Service

    Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 11:00am
    Gate of Heaven Cemetery & Mausoleum
    225 Ridgedale Avenue
    EAST HANOVER, NJ 07936
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  • Interment

    Gate of Heaven Cemetery
    225 Ridgedale Avenue
    EAST HANOVER, NJ 07936
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Donna Giordano Becherer

Posted at 05:53pm
Didn't know Andrew , Hower I would like to send condolence To the entire Family. You are all in our prayers

God Bless you all

Charlie, Donna Becherer

Love your Surgical Services Family

Posted at 04:50pm
We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
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Jody Frei

Posted at 03:08pm
To my dear friend Andy you were my friend and mentor you taught me so many life lessons .my warmest condolences to your family
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