Breitkreitz, Edward, 81, of Lyndhurst, died on Thursday, August 10, 2017. Mr. Breitkreitz was born and raised in Jersey City and was a resident of Lyndhurst for 49 years. Edward worked as a millwright mechanic for Maxwell House Coffee in Hoboken for 45 years, retiring in 1992. He is survived by his beloved wife, Adele Breitkreitz (nee Koffer), by his loving children, Edward Breitkreitz, Jr. and his wife, Janina, Gregory Breitkreitz, Susan Cassidy and her husband, Patrick, and the late Ernest Breitkreitz, by his dear sisters and brother, Locadia Schall, Janet Coffey, and William Breitkreitz, and by his cherished grandchildren, Jonathan Cassidy, Danielle, Andrea, Alyssa, and Michelle Breitkreitz, and Agnieszka and Przemek Tkaczyk.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, NJ on Sunday, August 13, 2017 from 2 - 6 PM. All are invited to the funeral home on Monday, August 14 at 9 AM where at 10 AM a funeral service will be held. Interment, Hillside Cemetery, Lyndhurst.