Edward Morgan Jr.
AGE: 75 • Hackettstown
Edward Morgan, Jr., age 75, of Hackettstown formerly of Brooklyn, NY died Sunday, November 24, 2013 at Home. Edward was born August 25, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY. He is the son of the late Edward and the late Frances (Martinez) Morgan. He is also predeceased by one brother, Dennis.
He served in the 6th fleet of the United States Navy
during peacetime. He was employed by the United States Mission to the United State Embassy in New York City, NY as a Cryptologist, serving under many U.S. Ambassordors within the United Nations and retired after 35 years of service. Ed was a member of the Hackettstown VFW
, Post 282 and St. Mary's Church of the Assumption Church, Hackettstown. He loved the New York Yankees, NY Giants and Penn State sports teams. Ed was an avid history buff, enjoyed classic movies and music, coaching youth sports and being a father to many of the children he coached. Most of all he lived to enjoy every moment with his wife, children, grandchildren and family.
He is survived by his wife: Iris (Trinidad) Morgan, two daughters Candice Morgan, Christine Santigo and husband Michael; 2 Sons; Edward Morgan and wife Elizabeth, Michael Morgan and wife Sarah; 1 sister; MaryAnn Wider and husband Al ; 7 grandchildren, Tyler, Drew, Ava, Benjamin, Jocelyn, Ryan, Sydney. Many nieces, nephews and cousins.
The funeral will be held 10:30 am on Saturday, November 30 at St. Mary's Church Of The Assumption, 305 High Street, Hackettstown, N.J. with Father David Pekola officiating. Burial will be in Hackettstown Union Cemetery, Hackettstown. Calling hours will be Friday, November 29 from 2 - 4 and 7 -9 PM at Cochran Funeral Home, Inc., 905 High Street, Hackettstown, N.J.. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
, New Jersey-Memorial Processing Center, PO Box 31160, Hartford, CT 06150-1160