Philip R. Calitre, 83, of Ramsey, NJ, died Tuesday March 27, 2018. Phil was a graduate of Montclair State University. Married to Margaret (Peggy) for 64 years, they raised 3 children, the late Deborah Blauvelt; Philip C. Calitre and Laura Leonti. He was grandfather to Philip James and Cara Marie Calitre. “Phil served in the U.S. Navy and continued his civil service with the NJ State Police where he retired with the rank of Lieutenant. Upon retirement he became the director of security at Montclair State University.” “Phil was a long time member and icon at the Brookside Racquet and Swim Club in Allendale, NJ. He will be remembered not only for his athleticism on the paddle and tennis courts but for his humor and zest for life. He was a friend to all and will be sorely missed. The family will receive friends and relatives Monday, April 2, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, Ramsey, NJ. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 10 AM at St. Paul R.C. Church, Ramsey, NJ. Interment will follow at Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah, NJ. Those who wish may make memorial donations to the Alzheimer Association (alz.org). Please sign the online guestbook and share your memories of Phil on this memorial.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Philip R Calitre 2018. Van Emburgh-Sneider Funeral Home
Death notice for the town of: Ramsey, state: New Jersey