Week of April 3

Tito R. Salamandra
   WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP — Tito R. Salamandra, 87, died March 24 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton.
   Born in Trenton, he was a Robbinsville resident for 33 years.
   Mr. Salamandra was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving as a tech sergeant.
   He retired in 1977 after 30 years of service with Railway Express.
   He was a member of the Washington Township Senior Citizens Club and the Washington Township Fellowship Club.
   He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Irma Hosszu Salamandra; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Chet of Hamilton and Dennis and Maria of Yardley, Pa.; four grandsons, Mark and Matthew of Yardley and Jeffrey and Jason of Robbinsville; a sister-in-law, Irene Salamandra of Trenton; and many nieces and nephews.
   Funeral was held from Gruerio Funeral Home, Trenton.
   Burial was in St. Basil’s Cemetery, Hamilton.
   Contributions may be made to St. Gregory the Great Church, 4680 Nottingham Way, Hamilton, NJ 08690.
Pauline Horner
   ALLENTOWN — Pauline Horner died March 23 at Arcadia Nursing Center, Hamilton.
   Born in Walnford, she lived in Allentown most of her life.
   She was a retired employee of Mercer Rubber Co.
   Wife of the late James A. Horner and mother of the late Richard Shanko, she is survived by a sister, Mary Gravatt of Hamilton Square; and three grandsons.
   Entombment was private under the direction of Peppler Funeral Home in Allentown.
   Contributions may be made to the Hope Fire Co., P.O. Box 547, Allentown, NJ 08501.
Richard Rosetty Sr.
   UPPER FREEHOLD — Richard Rosetty Sr., 73, died March 28 at Kimble Medical Center, Lakewood.
   Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Mr. Rosetty lived in the Cream Ridge area most of his life.
   He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and was a self-employed contractor.
   Son of the late Daniel and Rose Corvine Rosetty and husband of the late Joyce C. Rosetty, he is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Richard Jr. and Debbie Rosetty of East Windsor; two daughters and a son-in-law, Sharon Black of Cream Ridge and Nancy and Joseph Seney of Dayton; a brother, Daniel Rosetty of Florida; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
   Cremation was private under the direction of the Hartmann Funeral Home.
   Interment was in Princeton Memorial Park Cemetery.
Victor S. Boruta
   WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP — Victor S. "Butch" Boruta, 79, died March 27 at his home.
   Born in Trenton, Mr. Boruta was a lifelong Trenton and Robbinsville resident.
   He served in the U.S. Merchant Marines during World War II on supply convoys in the Atlantic and European theaters.
   He retired in 1994 after 20 years of service as a carpenter with the Trenton Board of Education. He was a member of the Seafarers International Union of North America, a member of the American Legion, North Trenton Post 458, and the Trenton Polish-American Democratic Club.
   Son of the late Joseph and Agata Boruta and brother of the late Henry and Peter Boruta, Victoria Chrzanowski and Frances Higgins, he is survived by his wife, Lydia A. Hunold Boruta of Robbinsville; a son and daughter-in-law, Richard L. and Annmarie Boruta of Charlotte, N.C.; two grandsons, R.J. Boruta and Patrick Boruta; his brother, Joseph Boruta of Bordentown Township; a sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Jim Scheidler of Princeton Junction; and many nieces and nephews.
   Funeral was held at the Winowicz Funeral Chapel.
   Entombment was in the Princeton Memorial Park Mausoleum, Washington Township.
   Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3076 Princeton Pike, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648.