JOHN DEVINCENZO, 66, of Jackson Twp., NJ, passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at home. He was born in Newark, NJ, and he resided in Kearny before settling in Jackson Twp., 31 years ago.
John was a supervisor of the Guidance Department at Freehold Twp. High School in Freehold Twp., retiring in 2012. His love of sports was transferred to the students of Freehold Twp. High School where he coached Varsity Softball & JV Basketball for many years.
He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his wife, kids and grandkids. John enjoyed going to the beach and teaching his kids and grandkids how to properly body surf. He also loved watching his beloved Yankees.
John is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 43 years, Judith (nee Lerner) DeVincenzo, of Jackson Twp.; his son Jared DeVincenzo and his wife Danielle of Atlantic Highlands; his daughters, Dara DeVincenzo of Jackson Twp., and Marci Gibellino and her husband Julian of Philadelphia, PA; his brother Gary DeVincenzo and his wife Linda of Freehold Twp.; and his 2 grandchildren, Giada and Jake. He is predeceased by his parents, John and Rosemarie DeVincenzo.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his memorial visitation from 4-7 PM on Thursday, September 13, 2018, at the GEORGE S. HASSLER FUNERAL HOME, 980 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson Twp., NJ 08527. A funeral service will be offered at 6:30 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in John’s memory to the American Heart Association, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691, www.americanheart.org, and would be greatly appreciated. For directions, further information and to offer condolence messages to the family, please select a tab on the left.