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John F. Gahran


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John F. Gahran

Haddon Heights - On July 8, 2018, Jack passed away at Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice in Voorhees. Jack grew up in Watertown, MA before moving to Collingswood. He graduated from St. Joe's Prep in Philadelphia and went on to receive his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from M.I.T. He later received his masters in business administration degree from Temple University. Jack owned and operated his own management consulting business, Gahran and Company for many years. Jack lived for most of his married life in Haddon Heights and was an active parishioner at St. Rose of Lima Parish, where he served on the parish council for many years.

Jack is lovingly survived by his wife of over 60 years, Joanne Gahran (nee McAdams); his children, Geralyn "Lynn" Humphrey, Catherine "Kate" Munro, Ann (Michael) Brady, John Gahran Jr., Amy Gahran and Beth (Keith) Borchers; his grandchildren, Colleen, Meghan and Shannon Brady; Grace and John Borchers; and Selena and Alex Munro; his great-grandchildren, Kaia, Tyler and Riley as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Jack was predeceased by his beloved grandson Nick Munro; his brothers, Thomas "Buddy" and Louis "Billy" Gahran and his sister, Catherine Irene Fenton.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing Thursday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and Friday morning from 10:00 - 10:30 AM at the HEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 9 White Horse Pike, Haddon Heights. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, 11:00 AM at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 4th Avenue and Kings Highway, Haddon Heights. Interment will be held privately at Calvary Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice, 5 Eves Drive, Suite 300, Marlton, NJ 08053 or at www.samaritannj.org.
Published in Courier-Post on July 11, 2018
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