85, known as “Mrs. Santa Claus” of Bayonne, entered into eternal life on February 9, 2016 at Bayonne Medical Center with her daughters by her side. Alice was born to the late Austin Lake Hovell and Alice (nee: Giardot) Hovell. Alice is predeceased by her husband of 40 years, Stephen Anthony Ocskay and her aunt, Mary D. Hovell. Surviving her are daughters, Alice M. Ocskay, Dorothy M. Laplaski, Mary (Chrissy) Ocskay and Grand Puppy Yogi, her Pomeranian. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Lung Association (envelopes will be available at the Funeral Home). Funeral arrangements by G. KEENEN O’BRIEN Funeral Home, 984 Avenue C.

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