Falco, Ruth Ellen (Stager), passed away on Friday, January 26, 2018.  Mrs. Falco was born in Paterson to Viola and William Stager. She was a graduate of St. Bonaventure’s High School and was employed for many years as a Quality Control Supervisor by Container Corp of America. She was predeceased by brothers, Don, Bob and Bill Stager. She is survived by her beloved husband of 51 years, Patrick Falco, Sr., three children, Michael Fiorillo, Lois Margaritondo (her husband, Peter) and Kenneth Falco (his wife, Jeanmarie), three grand-children, Donald Conklin, Kelly Fiorillo and Patrick Elliot Falco, six great-grandchildren, Derek, Paige, Damian, Jeana, Alicia, Jorge,  sister, Viola Frey of Toms River, and many nieces and nephews. Visiting, Tuesday, January, 30, 2018, 2-4 & 6-8 PM at Richards Funeral Home, Inc., 4 Newark-Pompton Turnpike, Riverdale, NJ. Funeral Service, Tuesday, 7:30 PM. Private Cremation.  In Lieu of flowers, donations to United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation, 8085 Saltsburg Road, Suite 201, Pittsburgh, PA 15239 or UMDF.org would be appreciated.