FAIR LAWN, N.J. – Sidney G. Borduin, of Fair Lawn, died Friday, June 3. He was 97.
Born and raised in Prospect Park, he resided in Fair Lawn for 60 years. He served with the U.S. Navy as a helmsman on the U.S.S. Guam during World War II. He was a member of Fair Lawn P.B.A. Local #67 and Van Riper-Ellis-Broadway Baptist Church in Fair Lawn. An avid fisherman, who took pride in teaching his grandchildren to fish, he enjoyed his annual trip to Canada to fish for a month on the St. Lawrence River with his friend, Floyd Chambers. He also enjoyed trips to his bungalow in Upper Greenwood Lake and was a baseball fan.
Prior to retiring in 1979, he served as a police officer with the Borough of Fair Lawn Police Department for 25 years.
He was the husband of the late Gladys Juliet (Kacprzak) Borduin; father of Elaine G. Santora and her husband, Frank; grandfather of Frank Santora and his wife, Ashley, and Valerie Moseley and her husband, Benjamin; and great-grandfather of Molly and Elise Santora and Luke and Nicholas Moseley;
He was predeceased by his sister, Charlotte Durrenburger.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn. A funeral service is planned for 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Fair Lawn.
Flowers or donations in his memory to Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 would be appreciated.
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