George Juchnewich, 89, of Tinton Falls and formerly of Jersey City, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 10. 2023.
George was a proud US Army Veteran. He worked as an educator in the Jersey City School system for more than 30 years before he retired. George enjoyed traveling the world with his wife, Roselyn.
George was the beloved husband of 56 years to the late Roselyn Juchnewich (nee Amabile); loving father of Tiffany Lenart and her husband Nicholas; cherished grandfather of Moxie, Xaylie and Nixon; dear brother-in-law of Gail Aitken. Loving uncle of TJ and William Juchnewich and great-uncle to Juliet, Justin, Kyle and Jett.
Visitation is on Wednesday, March 15, 2023, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at RIOTTO FUNERAL HOME & Cremation Company, 3205 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07306 (For GPS navigation, it is best to use our parking lot entrance address: 14 Stagg St., Jersey City). Funeral services are Thursday, March 16, 2023, 9:00 AM at the funeral home, 10:00 AM at St. Anne's Church, Jersey City. Interment will take follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made in George's name to The Boy's and Girl's Club of Hudson County (https://www.bgchc.org/donate-now).