VIOLA, MICHAEL M.

A funeral mass was offered Sept. 25 at St. Paul of the Cross Church, Jersey City, for Michael M. Viola, 90, a lifelong resident of Jersey City. He passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 20. Michael was a supervisor for 27 years with Con Edison in Staten Island before retiring. He was also a truck driver for Hudson Supply Co. in Jersey City. Michael enjoyed gardening, fishing in the Poconos and spending time with family. Michael would often contribute to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and was also a devout parishioner of St. Paul of the Cross Church, Jersey City. Michael was the husband of 67 years to Dorothy (nee Knapp); father of Jill and Anthony De Angelis, Michael and Marion Viola, Steven and Lisa Viola; grandfather of Cara and Alyssa De Angelis, Erica, Ashley, Michael, Jessica and Anthony Viola; brother of Carol, Margaret and the late Anthony and Victor. Services arranged by the Riotto Funeral Home, Jersey City.