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John Marflak, Jr.January 30, 1936 ~ March 6, 2017 (age 81)
John Marflak, Jr., 81, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017 at his home in Kearny, NJ.
The funeral will be from the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be offered at St. Stephen’s Church, Kearny at 9:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, NJ. Relatives and friends may visit at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Mr. Marflak was born and raised in Newark, NJ. He has lived in Kearny since 1959.
He was a driver for Care Connection in Kearny for 10 years until 2003. Prior, he served as a Warehouse Supervisor for Koppers Company in Newark, working there for 35 years until they closed down in 1991.
John is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Hansen) Marflak; two sons, John Marflak (Nydia) and James Marflak (Nilda); six grandchildren, Melissa, Alexandra, Elizabeth, Rebecca, Philip and James Marflak and one great-granchild, Jordan Avilles.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to Saint Barnabas Hospice and Palliative Care Center.
Saint Barnabas Hospice And Palliative Care Center
95 Old Short hills Road, 1st Floor, West Orange NJ 07052