Benedict A. Pasqua

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

Funeral Home

Knott's Colonial Funeral Home
2946 South Broad Street Hamilton, NJ 08610
(609) 888-4723

Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 28, 2012