In an Aug. 16, 2004 file photo state Sen. Alex DeCroce, R-Morris, is seen during a news conference at the Statehouse in Trenton, N.J. DeCroce died Monday Jan. 9, 2012, died at the Statehouse on the final day of the current legislative session. (AP Photo/Brian Branch-Price/file)
January 13, 2012 6:49:46 AM PST
PARSIPPANY, N.J. - January 13, 2012 --
Gov. Chris Christie will be among the mourners attending the funeral for the New Jersey Assembly Republican leader Friday.