Kenneth G. Kraeutler
AGE: 80 • Toms River
Kenneth G. Kraeutler, 80, of Toms River, passed away at Community Medical Center, Toms River, on September 21, 2013. Born in Long Branch, he was formerly of Oakhurst before moving to Toms River 20 years ago. He worked for the Department of the Army at Ft. Monmouth retiring as a contracting officer in 1999. He was a member of the Elks Lodge
, Asbury Park and served his country in the US Air Force. He and his wife spent winters in Solivita in Poinciana, Florida. Ken was a devoted husband, father and pop pop with a quick witted sense of humor that always kept everyone laughing. He was a lifelong NY Giants fan and an avid golfer.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Josephine (Jo Ann); his children, Thomas & his wife Sue, Oakhurst; Mary Beth & her husband Ken, Voorhees & Lisa, Princeton; his step brother John Everett Fread, & step sister Dorothy Haley; his grandchildren, Jason & his wife Kathryn, Elizabeth, Thomas, Sara, Christopher & Trevor.
Visitation will be on Wednesday from 2-4 &7-9pm at the Family Owned Carmona-Bolen Home for Funerals, 412 Main St., Toms River. Funeral mass will be on Thursday at 9:45am at St. Josephs RC Church, Toms River. Entombment will follow at Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River. Donations can be made to St. Josephs RC Church, 685 Hooper Ave, Toms River, NJ 08753. Condolences can be sent to: carmonabolenfh.com