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William L. Ahles

March 25, 2019

William L. "Sonny" Ahles, 87 of Cranford passed away on March 25, 2019.

Funeral is from the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave. Union on Thursday at 8:15 AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Church in Union at 9:30 AM. Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park in Paramus. Visitation is on Wednesday from 3-9 PM at the funeral home.

Born in Jersey City, Sonny was a longtime resident of Union City until moving to Cranford in 2016. He worked as a warehouseman for American Can Company in Jersey City until 1971, when he started working at Wakefern in Elizabeth and Cranbury until he retired in 1991. Sonny was a former member of the Steelworkers Union, and of the Teamsters Union. An avid fan of the New York Mets, William was a wine connoisseur, and was especially fond of Paisano.

William was the beloved husband of the late Mary (nee Tedeschi) Ahles; loving father of Robert Ahles and his wife Nery, and William "Billy" Ahles. He was predeceased by his brother Raymond Ahles and his sister Lorraine Kirczow.

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