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Valerie Love

February 3, 1964 ~ August 18, 2021 (age 57)


Valerie L. Love, 57

Contract Manager, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ


Valerie L. Love transitioned peacefully from this life on August 18, 2021.  Valerie was born in 1964 to Carole Taylor Reynolds and Calvert Charles Reynolds. Valerie grew up in Roselle, NJ. She graduated from Abraham Clark HS and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing from Montclair State University.  She was a Contract Manager with Horizon BCBS of NJ for over 20 years. Valerie is survived by her children Zara Temple, Brandon Love and her grandson Zane Temple, all of Westfield, her sisters Phyllis Williams of Rahway and Janet Reynolds of Roselle. She is also survived by Darryl Love (father of Brandon), Terry Walker (father of Zara), extended family and friends.

Viewing will take place at Buckland Funeral Home, 10 West End Avenue, Somerville, NJ on August 27, 2021 from 3 – 6 PM.  The Funeral Service will be conducted on August 28, 2021 at The Cathedral International 277 Madison Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ, Walk through visitation 8 – 9:00 AM; Funeral Service 9:30 AM.  Interment will be at Franklin Memorial Park.  It is Valerie’s request that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Sister’s Network, Inc. www.sistersnetworkinc.org, a National African American Breast Cancer Survivorship Organization.

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August 27, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Buckland Funeral Home
10 West End Ave.
Somerville, NJ 08876

Walk Thru Viewing
August 28, 2021

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Cathedral International
277 Madison Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861

Funeral Service
August 28, 2021

9:30 AM
Cathedral International
277 Madison Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861


Sisters Network of Central New Jersey
1201 Hamilton Street, Somerset NJ 08873
Tel: 1-732-246-8300
Web: http://www.sncnj.org

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