Miguel Samol, age 86 of Long Branch, died peacefully at home on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Miguel was a baker at Baldanza Bakery in Long Branch for many years retiring in 1996. Born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, he has lived in Long Branch for 57 years. He was a parishioner of Star of the Sea Church of Christ the King Parish, Long Branch.
Miguel was predeceased by his wife, Nilsa Samol in 1996. He is survived by 3 daughters and a son in law, Nilsa Samol, Dely and Miguel Ferrer and Nancy Clarke; 2 sisters, Elsie Arriaga and Cruzita Rodrigues; 4 grandchildren, Lisa Ferrer, Etienne Clarke, Meriah Murphy and Jacquelyn Clarke; 2 great granddaughters, Alexis Jones and Amirah Ortiz.and host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, April 20 from 5-8 pm at the Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Ave. (corner of Third Ave.) in Long Branch. Funeral Friday; 9:00 am from the funeral home with a Mass at 10:00 am Star of the Sea Church. Interment will follow at Woodbine Cemetery in Oceanport. The family invites you to leave a letter of condolence, light a memorial candle or make a memorial donation by selecting the appropriate tab.