Chester A. Cebulski

chester cebulski

June 30, 1934 ~ February 4, 2018

Cebulski, Chester Anthony "Chet" 83, of Cliffside Park, NJ died February 4, 2018 surrounded by his beloved family. Son of Beatrice and Anthony, he was raised in Fairview and was second oldest of four brothers, Theodore, Edward and Eugene, survived by Edward. Devoted father of Cathy Cebulski Sacco and her husband John of Cincinnati, Diane Cebulski-Pai and Susan Pesso and her husband Robert. Cherished Pop Pop of Gregory, Ricky, Emma, Ali, Jessica and Jack. Beloved former husband of Jeannie Cebulski, and uncle to Stephen, Teddy, Michael, Anthony and Edward. Chester proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and received the National Defense Service, Good Conduct, Korean Service, and United Nations Service Medals. He graduated Cliffside Park High School and is a graduate of Bergen Community College where he received a degree in Police Science. He became a Bergen County Sheriff's officer and was later promoted to Detective. He was a huge Red Sox fan all of his life, and also enjoyed building, carpentry, music, art and spending time with his good friends at the corner deli. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. The family will receive friends on Saturday, February 10th from 3-5 and 7-9 pm at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library." The funeral will leave at 9:00 am on Monday February 12th for the celebration of his funeral mass in Madonna Church on the Hill at 9:30 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the National Stroke Association. For condolences, directions or information (201) 944-0100 or


Mass: February 12, 2018 9:30 am

Madonna R.C. Church On The Hill
2070 Hoefley's Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation at Funeral Home: February 10, 2018 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Visitation at Funeral Home: February 10, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 am

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Final Resting Place:

Madonna Mausoleum
2070 Hoefleys Lane
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. So many condolences, Diane. The world changes now, I know. But his love will always be with you. May your memories and your wonderful family bring some solace in this most difficult time.

  2. Dearest Cathy,
    Your Father was so very proud of you and loved John as the son he never had. He was a loving 'Grand – Pop' to Emma and Ali and wanted to be remembered by his love for them. My heartfelt wishes for all of you as you honor his life tomorrow and his ascent to Heaven to reside with our Heavenly Father.
    Cathy, John, Emma and Ali…you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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