RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Steve Banom, a resident of Rutherford, died Monday, Feb. 29. He was 85.
Banom served with the Army during the Korean War. He was employed with Colgate-Palmolive in Jersey City in Research & Development before retiring in 1985 after 35 years. He was also a volunteer firefighter in the late 1950s and 60s for nine years with Engine 5.
He is survived by his children Michael and wife Janice; Steven and his wife Roseann; Janice and her husband Jerry Jiosi; Joann Banom; Mark Banom; and nine grandchildren, Michael, John, Patrick, Janice, Steven, Michelle, Stephanie, Kristen and Adriana.
He was predeceased by his wife Marian.
Donations may be made to Township of Lyndhurst “Saturday Handicap Program,” 250 Cleveland Ave., Lyndhurst, N.J. 07071.