Gaetano Durso, Jr.

Obituary of Gaetano Durso, Jr.

Gaetano Durso, Jr., 84, of West Orange, NJ, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018.

Visitation will be held at the Codey & Jones Funeral Home of Caldwell, 54 Roseland Avenue, Caldwell, NJ on Thursday, May 3rd from 5-7:30 pm, with a service at 7:45 pm. For a full obituary please visit

Mr. Durso proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

Gaetano was a self-employed silk screen printer in Newark for many years. He will be remembered most by his family as someone who could fix anything. He was always there to help family and friends with anything that needed fixing in their homes.

He was predeceased by his wife, Elissa (Campana), 5 brothers and 1 sister.

Surviving are his children, Michele Taylor and Thomas Durso; grandchildren, Alexa, Jessica (Dean) Vassallo and Robert; also many nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations to an Animal Rescue or Veteran's Organization of your choice would be appreciated.