Eugene Teslja

Obituary of Eugene Teslja

Eugene Teslja, 86 of Wayne, NJ passed away on Friday, April 28, 2017. He was born in Belgrade, Serbia and came to the United States in 1951 and settled in Auburn, NY. He has lived in Wayne since 1968.

He was the owner of Tesla Manufacturing in Fairfield, NJ, He was a member of Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral in New York, NY.

Beloved husband of Valentina Teslja (nee Petrova). Devoted father of Alexey Teslja and his wife Sarah Marie of Hoboken, NJ. Loving grandfather of Mila. Dear brother of the late Alex Teslja. Uncle of Nenad Milutinovic and his wife Shirley and Vojislava Krnjic. Grand uncle of Alexander Krnjic.

Funeral Service on Tuesday at St. Michael's R.O. Cathedral, 52 Sherman Avenue, Paterson, NJ at 9 AM. Panichida at St. Michael's R.O. Cathedral on Monday at 5 PM. Interment, East Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clifton, NJ. Arrangements by DeLuccia-Lozito Funeral Home, Haledon, NJ.