Russell J. Coghlan



Russell J. Coghlan, 56, of Waldwick, NJ passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017. Born and raised in Paramus, NJ prior to settling in Waldwick 12 years ago.  An avid and loyal sports fan, Russell loved the Dallas Cowboys and New York Yankees; he will be missed by his family and friends.

He was employed as a carpet mechanic for many years.

Father of Colleen Coghlan. Grandfather of Riley Collins.  Brother of Steven Coghlan and wife Nancy, Kevin Coghlan and wife Diane and the late Robert Coghlan.  He is also Uncle of  Dennis Coghlan and wife Sue and Mairanne Coghlan Vrlic and husband John.  He is also survived by  great nephew Nathaniel and Benjamin and  great niece Sarah Coghlan and two great-grand nieces Kathleen and Alannah Vrlic.

The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday 10 – 12 PM with a noon service to follow at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home Inc., 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410 (201)797-3500.  Interment to follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Russell may be made to Buddies of NJ, Inc.,  

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