Ilona Menary (nee Sukha), of Pompton Plains, passed away on September 3, 2018.
Born in British Guiana, Ilona lived in New York City and Rutherford before moving to Pompton Plains. There, she met her accross the hall neighbor, Michael Menary, and the couple dated for several years before marrying over 20 years ago. Together, Ilona and Michael remained in Pompton Plains to raise their son. Ilona was active in the Pompton Valley Presbyterian Church, where she served as a deacon, and loved nothing more than spending time with her husband and son.
Ilona is lovingly survived by her husband, Michael; her son, Michael; her mother, Ruby; and her brother, Mark Sukha.
Visiting hours will be held from 1 to 5 pm Sunday, September 9 at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. A funeral service will be held during the visitation at 4:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ilona's memory to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation would be greatly appreciated by her family.