WEST MILFORD — Services were held for Dorothy Jessie Gonzalez, 70, of Hawthorne, who died on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. She was the sister of Brant Snell of this township. Born and raised in Paterson, Mrs. Gonzalez lived in Hawthorne for more than 40 years. She was a beautician and the owner of Scissor Wizards Unisex Salon, Wayne. Also, she was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary and the Auxiliary of the American Legion in Fair Lawn. Services were Saturday at the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, Hawthorne, followed by Mass at St. Catherine R.C. Church, Glen Rock. Interment was at Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa. Mrs. Gonzalez also is survived by her daughter, Debbie Goetz-Gonzalez of North Haledon; her son, Anthony of Long Valley; her other brothers, Bill Snell of Totowa, and Kenneth Snell of Pompton Lakes; and her grandchildren, Arkadius and Tristan Goetz and Anthony, Isabella, and Alina Gonzalez. She was predeceased by her husband, Jose; and her brother, Russell Snell.
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