Frederick Robert O'Rourke Sr.
It is with great sadness the family of Frederick Robert O'Rourke Sr. announces his passing after a long battle with cancer, on Monday April 5th, 2021 at the age of 65 years old. Fred was born on Feb. 21, 1956 in New Brunswick, NJ to William and Patricia O'Rourke (predeceased). Fred served proudly in the marines and spent his career as a skilled tradesman. He will be lovingly remembered by his son Frederick O'Rourke II, his wife Elizabeth and granddaughters Isabel and Chloe. His daughter Deborah O'Rourke-Spencer, her husband Randy Spencer and grandsons Randy, Connor and Ryan, his first wife and lifelong friend Deborah Litchfield-O'Rourke-Memolo. His beloved daughter Stephanie O'Rourke (Predeceased), stepson Nicholas Rudenjak (predeceased), his second wife and friend Lorraine Rudenjak-O'Rourke, brothers Michael "Mickey" O'Rourke, William "Buddy" O'Rourke II (predeceased), many loved nieces and nephews and many cherished friends. As Fred requested a Celebration of his Life will be held at a later date.
Published in Asbury Park Press from Apr. 7 to Apr. 8, 2021.