Brian J. Castellini, 29, of Shamong passed away on Tuesday morning, Jan. 1, 2013, at home.
Brian was born in Woodbury and raised in Vineland and Tabernacle. Brian was a graduate of Shawnee High School Class of 2003. Brian enlisted in the U.S. Army and was awaiting his deployment in April. Brian had studied mineralogy and gemology, of which he had an extensive collection. He also was an avid guitar player and enjoyed music.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer A. (Robinson); mother and stepfather, Kathy and Steve Ware; father and stepmother, George M. and Kim Castellini; sisters, Stephanie (Jon) Cooper and Danielle (Rich) Gaudiosi; brothers, Matthew Ware and Christopher and Andrew Castellini; niece, Catherine Cooper; nephew, Lucas Cooper; maternal grandmother, Alice Labriola; paternal grandmothers, Raffaelli Hofflinger, Judy Castellini and Madeline DeMore; father and mother-in-law, James and Julia Robinson; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Relatives and friends will be received on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pancoast Funeral Home, 676 S. Main Road, Vineland, where his funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the Siloam Cemetery, Vineland.
For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made c/o Jennifer A. Castellini.
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