Somma, Michael G. Sr., age 75, passed away Saturday June 3, 2017. Born in Naples, Italy he has resided in West Milford since 1973. Before retiring Mr. Somma was a driver for Passaic County Para Transit, Wayne and previously was employed as a Vice President for Western Union. Michael was an active member of the West Milford Elks serving as Chairman of the Trustees and bartender on Friday nights. Beloved husband of Josephine (Lehe) Somma, loving father of Linda Benway (husband Tom), Denise Moran (husband Anthony) and Jean Townsend (husband David). Brother of Salvatore Somma, Carmella Malczyn, Santa Coraci and Angie Trocchia, nine grandchildren ant two great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his son Michael Jr; and brothers Louis, Anthony and Sammy. Visiting hours Monday and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 P.M. at Richards Funeral Home 1440 Union Valley Road West Milford. Funeral mass Wednesday 11:30 A.M. at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, Hewitt. Interment St.Joseph's Cemetery, West Milford.