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John Jude, on August 27, 2012, our beloved father John Jude Tahan, left this earth to be with his Lord and Savior. He passed away unexpectedly with his loving family by his side. John was born to Charles Basil and Lillian Tahan on December 21, 1941 in Paterson, NJ and was the oldest of five siblings (Charles, MaryAnn, Paul and Thomas) He grew up in Clifton, NJ. John graduated from Don Bosco high school and went on to study electrical engineering. John built his own business and founded Judco Technology Inc. He met his true love and best friend when he married Mary Farraye. Together they resided in Clifton and Kinnelon where they raised four beautiful children - Danielle, Kimberly, Kristen and John. They were active members of the St. Ann's community in Woodland Park, NJ. Together, they enjoyed the simplicities of life. His favorite pastimes included vacationing with his family in the Florida Keys, Disney World and Cape May, NJ. John brought true happiness and laughter to everyone he spent time with. His ultimate passion was spending time with his grandchildren – Alexandra, Kyra, Jonah, Christa, Dylan, Jonathan, Mary Hope, Kyrill, Liam, Taylor and baby Raymore. His motto was always "The more the merrier" and felt that time together was the greatest gift. John will be dearly missed and his legacy will live on forever. Visiting hours are Thursday, August 30, 2012, 2-4 and 7-9 PM at St. Ann's Melkit church, 802 riffle camp rd, Woodland Park NJ Call 973-919-4570 for further information. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the .
Published in The Record on Aug. 29, 2012
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