Neal J. Patrone, 59, of Millburn, New Jersey passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018 at home. Born in Newark, Neal was raised in Springfield, where he graduated from Jonathan Dayton High School. In 1988, he married Nora Enis. They moved to Millburn in 1992, where they raised their family. For almost all of his life, Neal worked at the family business, the glass and mirror shop Clinton Glass, in Verona. He loved photography, and belonged to numerous camera clubs. He was very interested in cars, and liked rebuilding them. He also had a keen interest in high end audio and music, and was President of the NJ Audio Society for 7 years.
Predeceased by his mother, Mabel Patrone; Neal is survived by his wife Nora Enis-Patrone; children Emily A., Brian T., and Melissa R. Patrone; his father Neal J. Patrone, Sr.; sister Anne Patrone; brother Paul Patrone and his wife Zaida; and nephew Zachary.
There will be a visitation on Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9pm at the Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Avenue, Springfield. Contributions in memory of Neal may be made to Atlantic Hospice.