Adolph J. Bigos
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AGE: 88 • Toms River
Adolph J. Bigos, 88, of Toms River, died December 25, at home, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Perth Amboy, he lived in Fords for most of his adult life before moving to Toms River in 2000. He retired in 1995 as a Health and Physical Education Teacher and coach from the New Brunswick School District.
He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII serving 1944-45. He fought in Normandy, Northern France, Ardennes, Rhineland, and Central Europe. He was awarded the Bronze Star May 18th,1945. He also earned the following decorations and citations: American Theater Ribbon, Victory Medal World War II, European African Middle Eastern Ribbon with 5 Bronze Battle Stars, and was Honorably discharged with a Good Conduct Medal.
Son of the late John and Filominia Bigos, he is pre deceased by his loving wife of 59 years, Teresa. He is survived by his sister Florence and his 6 sons and daughter in laws; Roger and Kathy of Surf City, Warren and Nancy of Ridgewood, Gerard and Susan of Medford, David and Jacquelyn of Yardley, Jack and Ardelle of Andover, and Alan and Janine of Middletown, 15 grandchildren, one great grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation hours will be from 6-9:00 pm Friday, Dec. 27th at Quinn Hopping Funeral Home, 26 Mule Road, Toms River NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Josephs RC Church,Toms River at 9:00 am Saturday, Dec 28th. Interment will be at St. Stephens Cemetery, Keasby NJ. Memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.quinn-hoppingfh.com
Published in Asbury Park Press & Home News Tribune on Dec. 27, 2013