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Alexandra Maria Graglia Orel

April 6, 1959 ~ November 4, 2019 (age 60)


Alexandra Maria Graglia Orel passed away on, November 4th, 2019, at her residence.

Of North Bergen, NJ she was born in Perth Amboy General Hospital.

Alexandra graduated from North Bergen High School with Honors, She finished college at New York University in Journalism. She was fluent in  Russian, Ukrainian, and Spanish.

When she was eight years old, she wrote and published a book called “Imaginations Poems” her editor was Artem Publishing House, New York 1971.

She was a very hard worker, caring, and loving person, most of all she loved animals.

Alexandra will be missed beyond words.

With Love,

Her family and friends

Alexandra is survived by her mother Nina Orel and her brothers Andrew N. and Peter Orel.

Visitation for family and friends will be on Thursday, November 7th, from 5 to 8 pm at the funeral home.

Funeral Services will be offered on Friday, November 8th, 9:30 am at the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Bayonne, NJ.

Interment to follow Funeral Services at St. Andrew Ukranian Cemetery, South Bound Brook, NJ.

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November 7, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barquin Funeral Home, LLC
7101 Broadway
Guttenberg, NJ 07093

Funeral Service
November 8, 2019

9:30 AM
Ukrainian Orthodox Church
39 W 22nd St
Bayonne, NJ 07002

Interment following funeral service
November 8, 2019

St. Andrew Ukrainian Cemetery
280 Main st.
South Bound Brook, NJ 08880

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