233 Carr Ave

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NJ. LIC No. 4062

Email: Jmryanfh@gmail.com


John Hardina

John Hardina

Monday, January 27th, 1930 Friday, October 16th, 2020

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Obituary for John Andrew Hardina

John Andrew Hardina, 90, Of Keansburg, passed away on Friday, October 16th, at home, surrounded by his family. He was born in Newark and has been a life-long resident of Keansburg. John was a private first class for the US Army during 1948-1950. He worked as a warehouse manager for Reliance Equipment Company in Rahway. For 18 years he was the manager at Fort Monmouth for food supplies and also was a current Bayside Manor, Janitor. John was an Honorary Member of The Goodfellows and a member of the American Legion Post# 321 in Union Beach. He loved going to the VFW Post #4303 in Hazlet with his son “Harpo”. John is pre-deceased by his beloved wife, Mildred M. Hardina in 2001 and his son Ronald Hardina and James Hardina. He is survived by his son, Robert Hardina of Keansburg; his two daughters, Carol Stenquist of Union Beach and Marie Hardina of Long Branch. Seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren and his long-time companion Georgianna Chirichella. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects on Saturday, October 24th from 2-4pm at the Jacqueline M. Ryan Home for Funerals 233 Carr Ave. Keansburg. Cremation will be private. Ashes will later be buried at the Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the VFW Post #4303, Davern Ave., Hazlet.

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    Saturday, October 24th, 2020 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Jacqueline M. Ryan Home for Funerals Inc.
    233 Carr Ave
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    Saturday, October 24th, 2020
    2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Cathi hardina sent flowers to the family of John Andrew Hardina.
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Robert Rhoads

To the family,
My sincere sympathies are with you all at this moment. Just remember the "Good" times to give you some comfort. You know there were plenty.
We lost a good one.

Bob Rhoads
Comment | Posted at 09:15am via Condolence

Cathi hardina

Uncle Johnny i will miss you keep on fishing love your neice Catherine
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To Pop's Family,
Truly sorry for everyone's loss at this time.
I have a ton of memories of hlm and family in my life. I am saddened that he had to suffer but I know he fought the good fight. I hope that great memories will get you all thru this trying time. Pops is now at peace and with family up there---say hi to the Wagon Wheel Gang . R.I.P. POPS

Winky. Gail and Family
Comment | Posted at 09:16am via Condolence

Jennie m Palmiotto

You'll always be remembered John, we always had a lot of fun and laughs at "The Wheel", RIP and say hello to the old gang...Jennie
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