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Mr Edward J. Zentar

AGE: 89 • Leonardo

Edward J Zentar, age 89, of Leonardo died Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at Riverview Medical Center of Red Bank, NJ. Mr. Zentar was born in Jersey City, NJ he moved to Leonardo in 1957.

He was employed by Colgate Palmolive in NY for 36 years before retiring in 1983,

He was a communicant of OLPH/St. Agnes Parish where he was a member of the St. Agnes Booster Club, St. Agnes Seniors and a volunteer Bingo worker for 20 years.

He served his country Honorably in the Army during the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion.

He was an avid sportsman who enjoyed Bowling, Softball, and Golf. He loved sports especially the Braves and the Mets. He also liked watching Jeopardy and doing crossword puzzles.

He will always be remembered for his love of family especially going out and travelling with them.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years Rose Zentar; daughters, Barbara (John) Ward, and Regina (Thomas) Rasmussen; two sons: Retired Colonel Alan (Kathleen Lt Colonel Retired) Zentar, and Robert Zentar; Grandchildren, Elise, Jillian, John, Evan, Victoria, Erin, Kelly, and Ryan; and many nieces, nephews and special friends.

The funeral will be held 11:00 am on Monday, July 31 at St. Agnes Church, 103 Center Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ. Cremation services will be private.

Calling hours will be Sunday, July 30 from 2:00-5:00pm at John P. Condon Funeral Home LLC, 804 St. Hwy. #36, Leonardo, NJ.

In lieu of flowers donations should be directed to the Mallinckrodt Convent, Building Fund, Sisters of Christian Charities 350 Bernardsville Road Mendham, NJ 07945.
Published in Asbury Park Press on July 28, 2017
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