PARK RIDGE, N.J. — Park Ridge resident Albert W. Flade died on Sunday, April 29. He was 79.
After graduating from Grove City College in Pennsylvania, Flade served in the U.S. Army, stationed in Germany.
He began his career as a salesman in 1961 and worked for Moore Business Forms for 17 years before becoming president of Unified Data Products in Fair Lawn.
He left in 1989 to form Bergen Business Forms Inc. with his son in Franklin Lakes until retiring in 2003.
Flade is survived by wife, Eileen, daughter, Mary Beth and her husband Bill Poandl of Middletown, son, Albert and his wife Nancy Flade of Oakland, daughter Christine Gusterson of Oakland; his sister Barbara Cardea and grandchildren Alison, Lauren, Sarah, Eric, Ryan, Michael, Matthew and Thomas.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 4, from 6-9 p.m. at Oakland Memorial Home, 330 Ramapo Valley Road, Oakland, N.J. 07436.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 6, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 580 Ratzer Road, Wayne, N.J. 07470.