A funeral mass was celebrated Sept. 11 at St. Anne’s Church, Hoboken, for Samuel Polese, formerly of Union City. He died Sept. 7. He worked for over 20 years as an aeronautical engineer for Lockheed, and later he was sales manager for Towne Cadillac. He was the husband of the late Jean (Perna); the father of Samuel and Michael; the father-in-law of Caroline; the brother of Theresa Del Guidice, Lucille Szymanski, and the late Benjamin Polese and Rose Polese; and the grandfather of David and Sean. Services arranged by Leber Funeral Home of Union City.