Matthew (Matteo) Scola, 92, of Landing, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday July 31, at St. Phillip the Apostle Church in Clifton, with interment at Glendale Cemetery in Bloomfield. Visiting will be held Sunday, July 30, from 2 to 6 p.m. at Caggiano Memorial, 62 Grove St., Montclair.
Mr. Scola was born and raised in Montclair, and lived in Bloomfield for 45 years before moving to Landing. He was a salesman for Friendship Dairy for many years. He is survived by his children, Gene Scola and his wife Margaret Ellen of Landing; Susan Pszonek and her husband Joseph, of Sparta; a sister, Michelina Tutalo of Verona; brother-in-law Nick Lepore of Tucson; brother-in-law Joseph Catalano of Bloomfield; his grandchildren, Christopher and Jordan, and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Susan (nee Lepore), and his sister Angelina Catalano.
Memorial donations may be made to the Roxbury PBA 311, 1715 Route 46, Ledgewood, NJ 07852.