Benedict A. Pasqua
AGE: 71 • Jackson
Benedict A. Pasqua, 71, of Jackson, NJ, formerly of Hamilton passed away Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at RWJ University at Hamilton. Bennie was a graduate of Trenton Catholic High School. He retired in 1992 after 26 years as a Firefighter
with the Trenton Fire Department. He was then employed by the State as a Fire Inspector. Bennie was also a Fire Commissioner with the Jackson Twp Fire Dept. Ben was an Air Force Veteran of the U.S. Air Force
. An avid hunter and fisherman, he was a member of Ozark Rod & Gun Club, Clover Rod & Gun Club, North Hanover Rod & Gun Club, a NASCAR fan and he enjoyed crossword puzzles and was a member of the Westlake Do Nothing Club.
Son of the late, Cesare Pasqua & Adele Pasqua Mihavetz; son in law of the late, William Gilbert. Surviving are his wife, Robin A. Gilbert Pasqua; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Benedict & Wendy Pasqua of Hamilton, Anthony & Robin Pasqua of Hamilton; 5 grandchildren, Paulina, Anthony Jr., Nick, Benjamin & Michael; mother in law, Hope Gilbert of Lakewood; brother & sister-in-law, Ray & Louise Pasqua of Florida; nephews, Nicholas and Michael Pasqua; aunts and uncles, Carlo & Dora Palombi and Mary Palombi, many cousins and good friends.
The funeral will be Monday 8:15 am from Knott's Colonial Funeral Home, 2946 South Broad St. Hamilton. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 9:30am at St. Raphael Church 3500 South Broad St. Hamilton. Interment with Military honors will be in St. Mary's Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call Sunday 5:00 - 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to American
, 1 Union St., Robbinsville NJ 08691 or to Burn Foundation, 1520 Locust St. Room 401, Philadelphia PA 19102 burnfoundation.org