Joseph Michael Check, 78, of Fort Lee, NJ passed away on April 18th, 2015. Joseph was born in Bethlehem, PA on March 14, 1937 and was a long term resident of Vestal, NY. Joseph is survived by his loving wife, Soon Check; daughter, Kimberly Anast and her husband William; daughter Kassandra Van Brunt; son, Joseph Check; grandchildren Austin & Sophie Anast; sister Marianne Miller; brother, Steve Check; and many other loving family members. Joseph will be dearly missed by all who knew him. Visiting will be held on Tuesday from 3-5 PM at Blackley Funeral Home, 809 Broad Ave., Ridgefield, NJ (201) 945-5032.