Alfred J DiNola

Alfred J.DiNola, 92 years of age, a resident of Stillwater, NJ and Pompano Beach, FL, passed away in Newton, NJ on July 26, 2022.

He was a learning disabilities specialist for the Teaneck School District in NJ and held a Ph.D. in Child Psychology from Yeshiva University in NY. A larger-than-life character, his passions were family, travel, food, and art. With his wife Jeanine and his colleagues, he published groundbreaking child development educational materials. They had traveled all of Europe with Portugal being their home base. He loved opera (Pavarotti), classical, and Italian music. His fondest memory was taking his entire family on a tour of Italy for three weeks. He always loved coming home to Swartswood Lake and was able to enjoy a final trip to Portugal in April.

He is survived by a daughter Laura Durlester, her husband Scott, two sons, Dr. Marc DiNola and Ralph DiNola, his wife Alicia, and a sister Dolores Stich. He was blessed with nine grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Jeanine in 2020, and his three other siblings. 

Services are entrusted to Newbaker Funeral Home.