John J. Rankin
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AGE: 90 • Lakewood
John J. Rankin, 90, of Lakewood, died Saturday, October 5th, 2013 at Ocean Medical Center Hospice. John was born in Hoboken and raised in Jersey City, later moved to Little Ferry, then resided in Lakewood for the past 20 years. John was a tool and dye maker then became a Quality Control Inspector. Mr. Rankin served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II. He participated in the D-Day invasion.
He was predeceased by his wife Helen, who died in 2004 and his five brothers. John is survived by his cousin, Mildred Hecker, of Point Pleasant Beach. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.
Viewing hours will be held 6:00PM to 9:00PM on Tuesday, October 8th at Silverton Memorial Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held there at 11:00AM Wednesday October 9th followed by entombment at Ocean County Memorial Park. www.silvertonmemorial.com.
Silverton Memorial Funeral Home
2482 Church Rd. Toms River, NJ 08753
Published in Asbury Park Press on Oct. 7, 2013