Osvaldo C. Carreras Jr., 60, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Hoboken last Tuesday. Ozzy was born in Newark, NJ and lived all his life here in Hoboken. He proudly served his country in the US Army. He worked for many years at Barron’s Surgical Pharmacy in Hoboken. Ozzy also gave his time with many hospitals in New York in conjunction with the Make A Wish Foundation.
Ozzy could often be found enjoying the sun and the water poolside at Marine View Plaza in Hoboken.
He is survived by his beloved wife Daisy Carreras, his loving son Jonathan Carreras, his one and only sister Venus Carreras, his younger brother Nicky Velez, and his beloved grandson, Matthew and future daughter-in-law, Frances Alvarez, and his beloved family in the Diaz clan.
Visitation for Osvaldo will be on Friday, May 25th from 4:00 to 9:00 PM at the Lawton-Turso Funeral Home corner of 7th and Washington St. Hoboken NJ, Parking on 7th St. A funeral mass will be offered on Saturday 9:30 AM at the Sts. Peter & Paul Church corner of 4th and Hudson St Hoboken. Interment following at The Holy Cross Cemetery N. Arlington NJ.