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John James Janda, Jr

September 20, 1926 October 29, 2018
John James Janda, Jr
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John James Janda, Jr. formerly of Port Richmond, Philadelphia and Cherry Hill, NJ died October 29, 2018. Husband for 65 years to the late Caroline Theresa Janda. Also survived by children Connie Tortu (Joe) of Cherry Hill, NJ; Michele McGee (John) of Stevensville, MD; John Janda III of Royersford, PA; Catherine O'Brien of Marlton, NJ; Caroline Thomas of NJ, Joseph Janda of Mt. Laurel, NJ, and the late Mary Keashen. Grandchildren Daniel Keashen, Megan Keashen, John McGee, Victoria McGee, Joseph Tortu, Christina Tortu, Brittany O'Brien, Briannia O'Brien, Sarah Thomas, Michael & Jessie Thomas, John Janda IV, Jacquelyn Janda and the late Luke Thomas. Great grandchildren Brayden Guarino, Carter Guarino, Gino Azcona, Gulianna Azcona , Camilla Azcona, Madeline Keashen, Hanna McGee, Cameron McGee, Hailey McGee, Joey Tortu, and Vivian Keashen. Brother of Joseph Janda of Audubon, NJ, Raymond Janda (Helen) of Pittsburgh, PA, Jerry Janda (Peggy) of Ft. Myers, FL and the late Eugene and James Janda.

John served in the Navy during WWII and the Korean War. He retired after 37 years as a Captain the Coast Guard and 10 years with Travelers Insurance. He enjoyed home construction in Staten Island constructing their first home as well in Castro Valley, CA, Washington, MD and Cherry Hill, NJ. He was active as an Usher, Lector and President of the Parish Counsel at Christ Our Light Catholic Church. He was the former head of NAMI and Past President of Cherry Valley Swim Club. He also volunteered at St. Johns Hospice as well as the delivering of food, gifts and clothing into the projects of Camden.

Viewing Monday morning 9 to 10:45am at Christ Our Light RC Church 402 N. Kings Highway, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Mass of Christian Burial Monday 11am. Interment Colestown Cemetery, Cherry Hill, NJ. In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to St. John's Hospice 1221 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. Please visit schetterfh.com.


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Monday

5

Nov

9:00 AM 11/5/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:45 AM 11/5/2018 10:45:00 AM
Christ Our Light Church

402 North Kings Highway
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Christ Our Light Church
402 North Kings Highway Cherry Hill 08034 NJ
United States

Mass of Christian Burial

Monday

5

Nov

11:00 AM 11/5/2018 11:00:00 AM
Christ Our Light Church

402 North Kings Highway
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Christ Our Light Church
402 North Kings Highway Cherry Hill 08034 NJ
United States

Graveside

Monday

5

Nov

12:00 PM 11/5/2018 12:00:00 PM
Colestown Cemetery

100 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

Colestown Cemetery
100 Kings Highway North Cherry Hill 08034 NJ
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Colestown Cemetery Final Resting Place

100 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

100 Kings Highway North Cherry Hill 08034 NJ
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. John's Hospice

1221 Race Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
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