Jose A. DeJesus
New Brunswick - Jose A. DeJesus, 81, passed away on January 6, 2021 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. Born in Utuado, Puerto Rico, he has lived in New Brunswick for over 50 years. Before retiring he worked for the Sheraton Hotel, Piscataway. He was predeceased by his wife, Carmen in 2012 and his son, Joselito in 2018. Surviving are 2 daughters, Jasmine DeJesus and Lucia Garcia; 2 sons, Luis DeJesus and his wife, Julia Deri, and Hugh Folkes; 1 sister, Iris Matias; 1 brother, Noberto DeJesus; 3 grandchildren, Timothy, Jasmine, and Jayla; and 1 great-granddaughter, Valerie. A graveside service will be held 2:30 pm Friday at St. Peter's Cemetery, New Brunswick. Arrangements are under the direction of the Quackenboss Funeral Home, New Brunswick.
Published in Home News Tribune from Jan. 13 to Jan. 14, 2021.