The Obit For John Mazur

John J. Mazur
(1913 - 2012)

Published in Asbury Park Press on February 15, 2012

John J Mazur 98 of Manchester died Monday, February 13th at home. He worked for Lucent Technology in Kearny for 40 years before retiring.

Born in Newark, he resided in Linden for 40 years before moving to Manchester in 1987. He served in the Army Air Force as Corporal from 1942-1946. He was active in the St Elizabeth of Hungary Church in Linden, Holy Name Society and a Gold Card Member of the Knights of Columbus and a member of the Pioneers for Lucent. He played baseball for the St Louis Cardinals Minor League Division for 4 years as a catcher and in the army with Joe DiMaggio.

He is predeceased by his wife Mary in 2009. Surviving are son, John A & wife Kathy R of Old Bridge and daughter, Patricia M Saley of Manahawkin and sister, Dolores Messina of Bayville and 3 grandchildren, David Saley, and Lynn M & Michael J Mazur, and 2 great grandchildren, David J and Jason A Saley.

Visitation is Thursday 2-4 & 7-9 PM at Oliverie Funeral Home 2925 Ridgeway Rd Manchester. Funeral Liturgy is Friday10 AM at St John's Church, Lakehurst with entombment to follow at St Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to Holy Redeemer Hospice 1228 RT# 37 W, Toms River, NJ 08755.