Nelson E,  Ghetti, Jr.
Died: Apr 11, 2017

Nelson E. Ghetti, Jr. passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ surrounded by his loving family. Born August 31, 1952 in Newton, NJ, Nelson was the son of Doris Stangle Ghetti and the late Nelson E. Ghetti, Sr.

Nelson has been a lifelong resident of Hackettstown, NJ and was a member of the American Legion, Blue Ridge Post #164 in Hackettstown.  In addition to his beloved mother, Doris Ghetti, Nelson is survived by three brothers; Louis of Allamuchy, NJ; Daniel and Kathy of Harmony, NJ; Howard and Donna of Hackettstown. He is also survived by many nieces & Nephews. Lastly, Nelson is survived by his loving companion, Patricia Stollenmaier. In addition to his father,Nelson was predeceased by a brother, Ricky Ghetti.

Visitation will take place at the Cochran Funeral Home, 905 High Street, Hackettstown, NJ, 07840 on Friday, April 14th from 5:00 to 9:00pm. Funeral services to be held on Saturday, 10:00am at the funeral home. Interment will take place at the Bloomsbury Cemetery, Bloomsbury, NJ. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the First Presbyterian Church of Hackettstown, 298 Main St., Hackettstown, NJ, 07840. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


nancy ainsworth
April 15th, 2017 10:20 am
Nick & Connie Bencivengo
April 14th, 2017 5:20 pm
To The Ghetti Family please except our deepest condolences! Nelson was a gentlemen every time we seen him. He will be missed.
Linda & Joe Tedesco
April 14th, 2017 8:16 am
My condolences goes out to his entire family and especially to you Patricia I know how much he meant to you. May Nelson R.I.P.
Kathy Rich
April 13th, 2017 1:40 pm
Dear Howard and Donna, so sorry to hear of your brothers' passing. Condolences to you and your entire family. Sincerely, Kathy and Joe Rich.
Sue Steitz
April 13th, 2017 10:46 am
To the Ghetti family, and also to Patty-----I'm so sorry. I used to live at the Hackettstown senior place. Nelson had a good sense of humor. We used to talk & laugh. I will miss him. I'm sorry I can't make it Friday. :-( Sue
Scott, Pauline, and Andrew Churchill
April 13th, 2017 2:53 am
To the Ghetti Family--please accept our condolences for Nelson's passing.
Patricia Berry
April 12th, 2017 4:45 pm
Mrs. Ghetti, and all you boys, I am so sorry to here about Nelson, he was a good man, and he will be missed. I will try to be there on Friday, my deepest sympathany.
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