Michael Contreni
Michael Contreni

Obituary of Michael Contreni

Michael T. Contreni, 59, of Paterson passed away on August 15, 2020. He is predeceased by his mother Caroline Alkema. He is survived by his father Bernard Contreni of Saddle Brook and is the beloved brother of David  Contreni of Hackensack, Caroline Magda of Keyport,  John Contreni of Suffern NY, Cathy Cullen of Woodland Park, Rich Manzi of Greensboro N.C., Cindy Lisa of Howell, Corene Contreni of Media PA, and Janene Haberl of West Chester, PA, in addition to his children, Michael T Contreni Jr. of Greenville N.C., Jillian Sokso of Newberg OR,  and Sophia Contreni Vernon NJ. 

Michael was blessed with 5 grandchildren, Evelynn, Addyson, Gianna, Paloma, and Braeden, and will be greatly missed by his many nieces and nephews.

Michael proudly served his country as a US Marine. In recent years he could be found helping feed the hungry at The Community Kitchen at  Eva’s Village in Paterson when not working as a handyman. 

All services were private at this time by the request of the family. 

Kindly consider donating to help feed the hungry in Michael’s memory:


Eva's Village

393 Main Street

Paterson, NJ 07501

Phone: 973.523.6220

Fax: 973.825.7297