Peter J. Gmuer, 86, of Pompton Plains, passed away on May 3, 2018.
Born in the Bronx, Peter grew up in Bergenfield. He proudly served in the US Navy and later graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology, beginning his career in the printing industry. Pete was known for his love of conversation, putzing around the yard and enjoying a good laugh. He had been a resident of Pompton Plains for the past 50 years.
Peter is survived by his wife of 55 years, Jane (nee Bertinatti); his daughter, Janice Mangeri and her husband Stephen; his brother, Charles Gmuer; and his grandchildren, Jacob and Brianna Mangeri. He was predeceased by his son, Peter; and his sisters, Dorothy Bjellquist and Marilyn Hayes.
Visiting hours will be held from 4 to 8 pm Sunday, May 6 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. A funeral service will be held 10 amMonday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Magnificat Church Cemetery, Kinnelon.