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William H. Cantrell

AGE: 86 • Jackson

William H. Cantrell 86, of Jackson, NJ passed away on Tuesday February 21, 2017 at home with his family by his side.

William was born in Amsterdam, NY. He lived in Howell Township, NJ before moving to Jackson 34 years ago.

He proudly served in the US Air Force during the Korean War.

He was a Carpet Weaver with Archibald Holmes & Sons in Philadelphia for many years then went on to work in the Store Room for PSE&G in New Brunswick, NJ where he retired from in 1993. William also worked as a Caddy with Manasquan River Golf Club for 53 years where he made many friends and he volunteered at Paul Kimball Hospital. William was a huge fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. His favorite pastime was walking the Manasquan Reservoir in Howell. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Surviving are his loving wife of 60 years Jessie (nee Algie) Cantrell, his daughter Kathleen of Freehold, NJ, his two sons; William and John and his wife Lynne both of Jackson, NJ, his brother Arthur of Levittown, PA, eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Family will receive friends on Sunday, February 26, 2017 3-6pm at The Timothy E. Ryan Home for Funerals 145 St. Catherine Blvd. Toms River, NJ. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, February 27, 2017 10am at the funeral home.

Burial will follow to BG. William C. Doyle Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.ryanfuneralhome.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 24, 2017
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