About Us
When Death Occurs
Funeral Services
Bereavement Support
Send Flowers


Noreen A. Orecchio
Noreen A. Orecchio

December 13, 1944 - October 2, 2019
Born in Jersey City, New Jersey
Resided in Andover Borough, New Jersey


Noreen A. Orecchio, 74, of Andover Borough, died Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at Morristown Medical Center.

Born in Jersey City, Noreen grew up in Cliffside Park and was a longtime resident of Vernon before moving to Andover Borough a few months ago. She was a graduate of Cliffside Park High School. Noreen was a secretary in the Maternity Unit at Dover General Hospital in Dover before her retirement over 20 years ago.

The daughter of the late Milton and Ruth (nee Goehrig) Blettenberg, Noreen was also predeceased by her brother. She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Stewart C. Orecchio; her daughter, Stacey Mehrkens and husband, Robert, of Blairstown; her son, Jason Orecchio of Andover Borough; her grandchildren, Chris, Brian, Hunter, Saige and Hailey; as well as her great-grandchildren, Olivia and Hayden.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2019, at the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton. Private graveside services will be held in the Northern New Jersey Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Sparta at a later date.

To plant a tree in memory of Noreen Orecchio, please visit our Tribute Store.



Smith-McCracken Funeral Home
63 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Friday, October 4, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Copyright 2006 Smith McCracken Funeral Home and Funeralnet