A funeral mass was offered Feb. 12 at St. Brendan’s R.C.C., Clifton, for Joseph M. Balcer, 85, of North Bergen. He passed away Feb. 7. He was born in Jersey City to the late Joseph and Julia Balcer. Joe was a boiler operator and worked for Maxwell House Coffee before retiring in 1991. Joseph was a veteran of the US Army and served his country during the Korean War. He also was a member of the American Legion. Joseph was the husband of Charlotte, father of Joseph, Joanne, Lisa, and the late Jimmy and Michael; brother of Frankie, Henry and the late Walter and Theresa, and is also survived by four grandchildren, Jessica, Joseph, Alex, Christopher and five great-grandchildren, Gerard, Luke, Owen, Michael and the late Gina.Services arranged by the Leber Funeral Home, Union City.