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Feb 27, 2024

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Shook Funeral Home Donates

Proceeds From Shook Funeral Home’s First Annual Car Show Presented To St. Peter’s Haven

CLIFTON, NJ – Rev. Peter DeFranco, Acting Executive Director of St. Peter’s Haven and Food Pantry, accepts a check from Roy B. Garretson, Owner/Manager of Shook Funeral Home, 639 Van Houten Ave., Clifton. Roy and his son Thomas J. Garretson presented the check to Fr. Peter at the offices of St. Peter’s Haven on Clifton Ave. This check represents proceeds raised at the First Annual Shook Funeral Home Car Show which was held in the funeral home parking lot on Sunday, September 15, in conjunction with the Athenia Business Association’s Van Houten Ave Street Fair, in the Athenia Section of Clifton. It is the mission of St. Peter’s Haven to provide shelter and food for homeless families, to prevent homelessness or its recurrence and to assist families, especially the children, to experience stability in their time of need.