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Frank Sturt

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Frank Sturt

Marlboro - Frank Edward Sturt, passed away on Saturday December 9, 2017 at Bayshore Community Hospital. Born in Matawan, NJ but lived in Marlboro for the last 40 years. Frank is a graduate of Christian Brothers Academy (CBA) in 1959 and then he attended St. Peter's College, Jersey City. Frank graduated from the Police Academy, Sea Girt, NJ and from the New Jersey Military Academy, Sea Girt, NJ. He was a police sergeant at Marlboro Psychiatric Hospital and then for Marlboro Twp. until retiring as a Sergeant. Frank also spent 29 years in the National Guard retiring as a Sergeant First Class. He was a Hunter Education Instructor for the N.J. Wildlife Dept. and gave courses in both firearms and archery. He served several terms as the Vice President of the Central Jersey Rifle and Pistol Club where he remained active in Cowboy action, glock and other shooting disciplines. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a member of the NRA, the Single Action Shooting Society of America (SASS), The Police Benevolent Assoc. (PBA) the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) and the American Legion, Keyport. After retiring, he did extensive traveling in the U.S.A, Europe, Africa and Asia. He is predeceased by his parents, Josephine and Herbert Martin Edward Sturt, of Matawan and by two children, Michael & Lynda Sturt; and by many aunts, uncles and cousins. He is survived by his wife Naomi Maxson Wells Sturt, of Marlboro, NJ, three children, Frank Sturt, of Matawan,NJ, Lisa Sturt, of Navarre Fl., and Herbert Edward Sturt, of Charlotte, N.C., 2 step children Kathi Wells Sulivan Elberan, and Clifton G. Wells Jr., of Bayville, NJ, 9 grandchildren, Alex Sturt, of Matawan, NJ, Edward Junior, Christian and Leah Sturt, of Charlotte N.C. and Paris Sturt, Andre Sturt, Mia Russel, Marisol Olinka Russel and Oliver Russel, of Navarre Fl, a great granddaughter Aubrey, three step-grandsons, two step great grandsons, one step great granddaughter, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and several aunts. Relatives and friends are invited to visit the Waitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service 501 Highway 79, Morganville, NJ on Thursday December 14, 2017 from 7-9pm, and Friday December 15, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. A funeral Mass will be held on Saturday December 16, 2017 at St. Clements Church, Matawan, NJ at 10am followed by interment in the Bayview Cemetery, Atlantic Highlands, NJ. For more information or to leave an online condolence message to the family please visit our website
Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 12, 2017
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