Joseph "Butch" William Partusch Jr.
AGE: 66 • Neptune
Joseph William Partusch Jr. "Butch", 66, of Neptune, passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune. Butch was born in Long Branch and raised in Ocean Township. He was a Jersey Shore resident his whole life living in Wall, Oakhurst, Brick and most recently Neptune. Butch had been an auto body technician his whole life. Besides working for himself he had worked for Fahoury Brothers, Monmouth Auto Body and M3, Neptune. Butch enjoyed restoring old cars and did so through his business with his sons "Toxic Tins".
Butch was predeceased by his parents, Joseph and Elsie Partusch Sr.; and step father, Charles Palmer. He is survived by three children and their spouses, Joseph and Kathy Partusch III of Brick, John Christopher and Elaina Partusch of Neptune, and Dina Marie Partusch-Zahorsky and her husband Matt of Point Pleasant Boro. Butch is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Jake, Ava, Johnny and Hudson; and two sisters, Fran Jamison and her husband Robert of NC and JoAnn Bennett of Asbury Park.
Family and friends are invited to attend a visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27 at Orender Family Home for Funerals, 2643 Old Bridge Road, Manasquan. A funeral service will be held 9:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28 at the funeral home. Interment to follow at Monmouth Memorial Park, Tinton Falls. To send condolences to the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.orenderfamilyhome.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 25, 2014