77, of Cliffside Park, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Ivan was born in Susak, Croatia. Before retiring, he worked for Local 1235 as a Long Shoreman. He was a member of the St. Nicholas Society of Sansego in Fairview. Ivan was a parishioner of the Church of the Epiphany, Cliffside Park.
Cherished husband of the late Maria (nee Busanic). Loving father of Nick Tarabokia and his wife Amy, Mary Jane Scivanich and her husband Daniel, Ivan Tarabokia and his wife Lori, Laura Boyajian and her husband Greg, Amy Matesic and her husband David and the late Dino Tarabokia. Treasured Nono of, Kyle, Nicholas, Vanessa, Ryan, Justin, Niko, Vivienne, Valentina and Juliette. Dear brother of Antonia Picinich.
Family will receive friends on Friday January 11, 2019 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ. Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday January 12, 2019, at the Church of the Epiphany, 247 Knox Ave Cliffside Park, NJ. Interment Fairview Mausoleum, Fairview, NJ.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions in Ivan's memory may be made to American Heart Association and American Stroke Association 1 Union Street - Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ, 08691