Barbara J. Grill passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at the age of 90. Born in Passaic, NJ she was a resident of Waldwick, NJ since 1959. Barbara worked as an executive secretary at Wright Aeronautical in Wood-Ridge, NJ. After raising her son, David, she returned to work and was employed at Subaru Distributors in Orangeburg, NY, as a Warranty Administrator and retired in 1996. Barbara volunteered at the Valley Hospital – Kurth Cottage and the Gift Shop for over 18 years and was an active member of the rosary society at St. Luke’s Church in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ, where she was also a longtime parishioner.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, John R. Grill and her son David G. Grill and his wife Kara.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 – 11:30 am on Friday, January 7, 2022 at the Vander Plaat Funeral Home, (vpfh.com), 257 Godwin Ave., Wyckoff. The funeral mass will be celebrated 12:00 pm on Friday, January 7, 2022 at St. Luke’s Church, 340 Franklin Turnpike, Hohokus, NJ and the interment will follow at Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah.