John T. Markos
AGE: 80 • Tinton Falls
John T. Markos, 80, of Tinton Falls, died Wednesday July 31 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center. Born in West Orange, he was a long time resident of Tinton Falls.
He was a US Army
veteran serving during the Korean War
. John worked in the quality control department of M&M Mars for many years until retiring. John enjoyed spending time at the horse track. One of John's fondest memories was the time he had dinner with Marilyn Monroe.
He was predeceased by his sister, Mary Fort. John was the beloved uncle to Nicholas Stathakis and his wife Denise and Mark Stathakis. He was also a loving God-father to his great niece Nicole.