Nathan E. "Buddy" Hendricks
AGE: 64 • Barnegat
Nathan E. Hendricks, "Buddy" 64, of Barnegat, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. He was born to the late Nathan and Henrietta Hendricks on June 17, 1949 in Rahway. Nathan graduated from Toms River High School in 1969, and then enlisted in the U.S. Air Force
and was a Vietnam era veteran. After his Honorable Discharge, he become a carpenter by trade for which he practiced for most of his life.
He married his wife, Elisabeth Hendricks on Jan. 22, 1977, after 31 years of marriage, she passed away on Jan. 9, 2008.
Bud was an amazing father and one of the hardest working people most of us will ever know. He had a gentle heart and always put others before himself.
He is survived by his 2 sons, Nathan J. Hendricks 35 of Beachwood, and Todd P. Hendricks 28 of Barnegat. He is also survived by his 3 siblings, Fran, Nancy, and Pat. Additionally, he also leaves behind his beloved Rottweiler, Tasha.
The Memorial Service will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 at St Stephen's Episcopal Church, 367 Route 9, Waretown. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family.