John A. Whitaker, Jr.
AGE: 90 • Lincroft
John A. Whitaker Jr., 90, of Lincroft, formerly of North Arlington and Hackettstown, NJ, but most recently a 25 year resident of Spring Hill FL, died peacefully surrounded by his family, Friday, May 17, 2013 at Sunrise Assisted Living in Lincroft. John was born in Jersey City to John A. Whitaker Sr. and Rose Smith. He retired after 44 years as a manager at Bell Labs in Murray Hill, NJ.
He was predeceased by brothers, Fred and Robert and his best friend, Charles Economon, Jr. John is survived by his sisters; Janet Salerno of Tinton Falls and Dorothy Bonsangue of Fl and many loving nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 21st at 10am at St Leo the Great RC Church, Lincroft. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in John's memory to the
. Please visit John's memorial website available at www.johnedayfuneralhome.com