James "j J" Jordan

James "J J" Jordan


James "JJ" Jordan, of Brick, and formerly of Rahway, died peacefully Wednesday April 3, 2013 at home with his family by his side. He was 61. Born in Rahway where he spent most of his life before moving to Brick 16 years ago. Prior to his retirement in 2010, JJ was a Fireman for 25 years with the City of Rahway. He was a member of the Rahway F.M.B.A, the State F.M.B.A as well as the Rahway Exempt Fireman's Association. Jim also was a member of the Rahway Elks 1075. JJ's passions were playing golf, going to the beach and being surrounded by family and friends.

Surviving are his loving wife, Miriam Menson Jordan; 2 children, Connor & Alyson, both at home; 1 brother, John & his wife Barbara, 1 niece & 1 nephew.

Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at The Corey-Ragan Funeral Home, 259 Elm Ave., Rahway. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, April 8 in the funeral home. Cremation services will be at Rosehill Crematory, Linden. JJ was a courageous firemen fighting a courageous battle with cancer, memorial gifts to the Esophageal Cancer Education Foundation, P.O.B. 821, Manalapan, NJ 07726.

Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 6, 2013