John A. Stefanko

September 15, 1929 ~ April 22, 2019 (age 89)


John A. Stefanko, 89, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2019 in St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit at the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ on Friday, April 26 from 6 to 9 p.m. The funeral is private.

John was born in Scranton, PA and has lived in Kearny since 1942.

He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 until 1953.

Mr. Stefanko was a salesman for Bakery Delivery Local 194 for 25 years.

John volunteered for Kearny Pony League for 26 years.

He is survived by his children, John E. Stefanko and Patricia F. Stefanko; four grandchildren, Meghan Rafferty, James, John and Michael Stefanko and one great-grandchild, Harper Stefanko.

John was predeceased by his wife, Patricia F. (nee Coogan) Stefanko; one daughter, Maureen Stefanko and one son, Thomas Stefanko.

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April 26, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home
585 Belgrove Drive
Kearny, NJ 07032

Private Services

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