PEMBERTON - John S. Oldzej, age 52, of New Egypt, died Monday, July 29, 2013, at home.
Born in Princeton, he had been a resident of New Egypt for the past 25 years and formerly lived in the Hightstown/East Windsor area. John had worked as a heavy equipment operator for Bil-Jim Construction in Jackson. He enjoyed collecting and restoring antique tractors and was a member of the Central Jersey Tractor Pull Association of Burlington County.
John was predeceased by his mother and stepfather, Loretta and Bert Walker, his father, Stanley Oldzej and by a sister and brother, Barbara Goad and Stanley Oldzej. He is survived by two sisters, Susan Stoney and husband Bruce of Deer Park, Texas and Diane Bowers of Las Vegas, Nev.; and four nieces and nephews, George Stoney and Brian Stoney of Houston, Texas, Traci Barr of California and Jennifer Kirkland of Florida.
A memorial service for John will be held on at 7 p.m. Friday, August 2, at the Church of the Assumption Chapel, 76 Evergreen Road, New Egypt, with calling hours from 6 to 7 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in John's name may be made to the
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Arrangements are under the direction of the Tilghman Funeral Home, New Egypt (www.tilghmanfh.com