• Died: January 23, 2021
  • Location: Rensselaer, New York

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Tribute & Message From The Family


HOWARD M. BONIFACE JR of Rensselaer, NY January 23, 2021 at the age of 77. He was a licensed funeral director at the Wm. J Rockefeller Funeral Home in Rensselaer for twenty years before retiring. Boniface graduated from Hudson Valley Community College in 1955 with an associate's degree in mortuary science and was a member of the Capital District Funeral Directors Association.

Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest condolences to the family! My name is Maria and I work at VRM! I spent many a mornings with Howi and had many great talks with him! To say he was one of my most adored resident is to say the least! Every one knows who he is and he always made my day better! Truly he is loved and I loved his smile the most! May he Rest In Peace! For his family I hope only peace! He was greatly cared for and loved by all in his last days! Never going to forget you Mr. Boniface!

Posted by Maria Jedynak    January 28, 2021

To Howard´s family; please accept my sincere condolences. I was speaking to Howard a few months ago on a visit to a friend at Rensselaer. We chatted about Broadway a little. He was a good man.

Posted by Albertine    January 27, 2021

Tracy and Family,
Remember the good times.
Thoughts and prayers, Helen Y.

Posted by Helen Yuzynko    January 26, 2021

To Howard's family, my sincerest condolences. We had such fun while working together. I will miss him greatly. God bless.

Posted by Esther Caulkins    January 26, 2021

Dear Stephen and Family, so sorry for the loss of your father and my dearest friend. May you rest in peace Howard, GOD bless you will be sadly missed. Love Mary

Posted by Mary Fitch    January 25, 2021

To Howie's Family,

I am sad to hear of Howie's passing. He was always so nice to me whenever I had the opportunity to speak with him. May he rest in peace and God Bless you all.

Posted by Helene Mayone-Reed    January 25, 2021

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