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Roy Finn, Retired GR Police Officer dies at age 57


Banana Tree News sources confirm Roy Finn, 57,  passed away in his house yesterday, 2/7/2016.

Roy graduated from Glen Rock High School in 1977. He attended Bergen Community College and graduated in 1980 with his associates degree in criminal justice.

Roy then followed in his father’s footsteps and joined the Glen Rock PD. He was appointed on January 7th, 1980 and retired from the GRPD  in February, 1998 after serving 18 years. He retired due to a disability.

Finn leaves behind daughters Colette and Alaina Finn, sisters  Gail Finn-Cavell, Karen Finn Boehme and mother Jean Finn.

The family will receive relatives and friends Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ.  A funeral service is planned for Thursday, February 11, 2016, 8 PM at the funeral home.  Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Roy to Make-A-Wish Foundation of NJ, 1347 Perrineville Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831 would be appreciated.

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