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John V. Santalla

June 11, 1949 ~ June 13, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old


JOHN V. SANTALLA, 74, of LITTLE FALLS died Tuesday, June 13, 2023.

Born in Paterson, NJ, Mr. Santalla was a lifelong Little Falls resident. He retired as a Warehouse General Manager with Hunter Douglas Corp. in Clifton and Maywood.  A veteran of the US Air Force during the Vietnam War, he served from July, 1968 to July,1974 during the Vietnam War.

Mr. Santalla was a member of the Little Falls United Methodist Church where he served as a Church Trustee and on the Building Committee.

He liked fishing, wood carving and cooking. As a very artistic person, he enjoyed theatre acting and stained glass.

Mr. Santalla was predeceased by his parents, Carlos and Gloria (nee Ranero) Santalla and by his brother, Victor Santalla.

Survivors include: his wife, the former Marijane Rhinesmith; his four children, Deborah and her husband, Derek, John Jr. and his wife, Erica, David and his wife, Melanie, Jessica and her husband, Branden; his grandchildren, Megan, Gavin, Kevin, Maya, Gia, Madisyn, Liam, Jacob, Grayson, Preston and three great grandchildren.

Visitation will be on Friday, June 16, 2023 from 4-8 pm at Bizub-Parker Funeral Home, 47 Main Street, Little Falls. Funeral 10:00 am Saturday, June 17, 2023 at the funeral home followed by interment at Laurel Grove Cemetery, Totowa. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to American Heart Association, ( PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692.

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June 16, 2023

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bizub-Parker Funeral Home
47 Main Street
Little Falls, NJ 07424

Funeral Ceremony
June 17, 2023

10:00 AM
Bizub-Parker Funeral Home
47 Main Street
Little Falls, NJ 07424

June 17, 2023

11:00 AM
Laurel Grove Cemetery
295 Totowa Road
Totowa, NJ 07512


American Heart Association
PO Box 840692, Dallas TX 75284-0692


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